composting worms and soil being held by two hands

Are you a teacher interested in worm composting for your classroom, but don't know where to start? Join Kankakee County Master Gardener Coordinator, Holly Froning, for a hands on class and learn all about organic decomposition, soil, and the food web. Vermiculture an utilize cafeteria waste and provide a variety of classroom appropriate experiments in the classroom worm bin. 

This vermicomposting program will be held October 6, 2021 at 4pm. Pre-registration is required by September 30, 2021. The fee for this workshop is $5.00. Each participant will receive age appropriate materials and a bin for worm storage. 

For more information contact Holly Froning, Kankakee County Master Gardener Coordinator at 815 933 8337 or


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