International Compost Awareness Week

Compost Bin Sale

ACC Solid Waste Department
725 Hancock Industrial Way
Thursday, May 11
5 – 7 p.m.

Trying to slim down your wasteline and get into a smaller, cheaper trash cart? Composting can get you there! $50 gets you your own Earth Machine TM  compost machine and supports Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful. Includes a collector for kitchen scraps and instructions for making and using compost. For more information, contact KACCB at 706-613-3501, ext. 312.

Lunch and Learn

Winterville Worms
120 Oakmont Court
Friday, May 12
11:30- 1 p.m.  

See how Winterville Worms has turned something squirmy into a business. They grow red wigglers by the millions, and sell both worms and their products – castings. We’ll meet at Winterville Worms and enjoy sandwiches while we learn about worms, then take a look at this unique business. Bring $10 cash or check (made out to Winterville Worms) to cover the cost of the tour. Lunch will be provided by ACC Solid Waste Department, Recycling Division. Participants will receive a 5-pound bag of Winterville Worms worm castings. If you plan to attend, please send a note to

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