On September 28, the Town of Brookhaven’s Department of Waste Management will sponsor a Backyard Composting Class to teach residents how to recycling yard and food waste into fertilizer. The class will be limited to 20 people and will be on a first come, first served basis. The cost of the class is $50.00, which includes a standard home composting bin for those who participate. Pre-registration is required and no walk-ins will be accepted. Online registration is available at www.brookhaven.org.
The Backyard Composting Class will be held from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Holtsville Ecology Site located at 249 Buckley Road in Holtsville. For more information and directions, please call (631) 451-TOWN (8696) or visit www.brookhaven.org.