Organic Land Care Workshops
The Garden Gate Club and the Town of Mansfield are offering two FREE workshops focused on supporting a healthy environment around our homes.
Organic Lawns Saturday, March 17, 2018, 10-11:30am. Register by March 15
Your yard can be a safe-haven for your family and other wildlife. Learn how to create a lush, healthy yard without the use of pesticides, herbicides and synthetic fertilizers, from accredited organic land care professional Rick Brosseau of Milrick Lawn Service.
Back Yard Composting Saturday, March 31, 2018, 10-11:30am. Register by March 29
Learn about the inner workings of a compost pile and how it is an integral part of organic land care. Did you know that 100 common household items can be successfully added to your pile? This workshop will help you get started or improve what you already have going. Presented by Virginia Walton, Mansfield Recycling Coordinator.
WHERE—Workshops will be held at the Mansfield Public Library Buchanan Auditorium.
HOW——To register—call 860-429-4520, or email CTGreenNow@gmail.com.
WHO——You need not be a resident of Mansfield—all are welcome.