Celebrate spring on Dirt Day! May 18

May 03, 2013 6 years ago

Saturday, May 18, 10am-2pm
The Dirt Factory | 4308 Market Street

Give your garden a boost with organic compost created right here in University City from your fallen leaves and food waste. Individuals can take home up to 10 gallons of compost for free, and while you're here, take a tour of The Dirt Factory to learn how your compost was made. But there's more!

11am-Noon

Making Your Own Compost featuring Christine Tilles, Penn State Extension Educator

1-2pm

Vegetable Gardening with Compost featuring Jessica Herwick, Penn State Extension Master Gardener

Also enjoy:

  • Free food from University City businesses that contribute waste to the Dirt Factory
  • Free vegetable transplants
  • Free buckets for collecting your compostable waste

For more information contact [email protected]

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