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Compost Giveaway: Open Bin NYC 2016

Dear Community Compost Site members and Master Composters,

You are invited to pick up compost for your garden next Saturday, May 7 from our partner, Lehman College.  Limited quantities of 10 gallons each will be available to the general public, but representatives of our sites will be allowed to take more if you register in advance.  Please note that you must shovel the compost yourself and carry it away (or to your vehicle) in bags, containers, and/or carts.compost

This giveaway will be part of our Open Bin NYC event in the Bronx.  View more details below, along with the registration link.  Be sure to list your garden name on the registration form so that we can reserve more compost for you.

Compost Giveaway: Open Bin NYC 2016
Saturday, May 7 • 11 a.m.–2 p.m.
Lehman College • 250 Bedford Park Boulevard West

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