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Free composting workshop in Kennewick

KENNEWICK -- Learn how to compost those fall leaves by attending a free Backyard Composting and Waste Reduction Workshop on Oct. 9.

The workshop will be held from 9:30 a.m. to noon in the conference room of the Mid-Columbia Library, 1620 S. Union St.

Marianne Ophardt, horticulturist with the Washington State University Extension, will discuss composting yard and kitchen waste.

Information on recycling, burning laws, household hazardous waste disposal and litter laws will also be presented.

Participants will receive a composting bin and softbound book. Seats are limited.

To register or for more information, call 735-3551.