Herb Gardening from the Past! This event will be in conjunction with the Historical Borst Home Open House. June 10; 1:30 – 3:00 PM. Fort Borst Demonstration Garden, Borst Park, Centralia. The Borst Home, erected in the 1860’s, had different herbs growing in the garden. Come and learn in this popular workshop about the herbs used during that timeframe.
Central Transfer Station Open House, June 17; 10 AM – 1:00 PM. Special Workshop on Worm Composting at 10:30 (Call 360-740-1216 to pre-register). Guided tours of the Transfer Station and compost sites by Master Recycle/Compost volunteers will be available.
Food Waste Reduction, June 28; 6:00 – 7:30 PM, Fort Borst Park Kitchen #2, Centralia. Food waste is a rising epidemic all over the world! The typical American family throws away 25 percent of the food they buy each month, wasting money, natural resources and landfill space. Food is the most thrown away item in our trash. Learn how you can plan, buy and store your food properly so you do not contribute to the problem.