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DIY Compost Tumbler

Saturday, September 18 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Instructor: Jenny Murphy

$55 + $25 materials fee

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Materials saved from the landfill:
barrels, wood, hardware

Skills you’ll learn:
compost tips, construction, sawing, drilling

Learn how to compost your food scraps and build your own bin with Perennial. A local gardening expert from Gateway Greening will give a talk on composting at home and the dos and don’ts of composting. After the talk, Perennial will lead the class in building their own compost tumblers from a barrel and salvaged wood. Participants will learn to use the chop saw, jig saw, and drill to build their compost bin.

This is an in-person class that will take place outside in Perennial’s education garden. For vaccinated folks, masks are optional for outdoor classes, but are required for those that are not vaccinated. Our full policies can be found here.



Class Policy

Cancellation Policy: Perennial reserves the right to cancel, combine or reschedule classes to adjust for enrollment. If Perennial cancels a class, you may transfer to another class or receive a full refund.

Refund Policy: Notice of withdrawal from a workshop must be made at least 14 days prior to the start of the class. No refunds will be given for withdrawals made after that time. No refunds or credits will be given for classes missed due to illness, personal conflict or other reasons. There are no exceptions to this policy. Please e-mail classes@perennialstl.org if you wish to withdraw from a workshop.


Saturday, September 18
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
$64 – $80
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3762 S. Broadway
Saint Louis, MO 63118 United States


Jenny Murphy
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