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There are lots of great workshops, events and seminars happening in York Region to help residents live healthier and happier.

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Come visit us at these great local events. Staff will be sharing information on recycling, water conservation, forestry and lots of other programs. Don’t forget your water bottle!


Garden gold at your fingertips

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. | Kortright Center For Conservation

Join us for this outdoor workshop to learn new ways of making compost from various organic material that is readily available. Kate Vinokurov, Founder of the TUC Community Garden and FoodWasteCERT will answer your questions, including: 

  • What is Compost?
  • Why is it important?
  • How can I make some myself?

Whether you are novice or advanced in composting, this workshop will provide you with some new tips and ideas to try at home and in your garden. Space is limited!


Tastes of the Hill – Town of Richmond Hill

Sunday, September 24, 2017 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.


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