Sustainability Workshops

Sunday, 4 November 2018 - Sunday, 2 December 2018
Learn how to live more sustainably, look after the environment and save money at our free workshops...

Booking is essential for the following free workshops as places are limited - please call 4732 7983 or email andrew.hewson@penrith.city

Building healthy soil

Sunday 4 Nov, 10.30am - 12.30pm in the Penrith Library Theatrette

Great soil is the basis of a great garden. Learn about nurturing beautiful healthy and rich soil, and how to create it using worm farms, compost and more.

Growing veggies in small spaces

Sunday 11 Nov, 10.30am - 12.30pm in the Penrith Library Theatrette

You don't need a lot of space to grow veggies. Learn creative tips to grow you own food in small spaces and on a budget. Great for renters, those in units and townhouses, or just beginners who want to start small.

Herb gardens

Sunday 25 Nov, 10.30am - 12.30pm in the Penrith Library Theatrette

There's nothing better than freshly picked herbs straight from your garden. Learn about different types of herbs that you can grow and the different ways to use them.

Natural pest control in the garden

Saturday 1 Dec, 10:30 - 12:30pm in the Penrith Library Theatrette

No one likes sneaky pests raiding your garden. Learn about how to control those pesky critters using natural alternatives.

Preserving

Sunday 2 Dec, 10.30am - 12.30pm in the Penrith Library Theatrette

Preserving is a great way of making produce last longer. Explore the different ways to preserve food and rediscover the health benefits of fermenting and preserving vegetables. Includes demonstrations, food tasting and take-home recipes.



Penrith City Council (02) 4732 7777 (02) 4732 7958 council@penrith.city 601 High St Penrith NSW 2750 Australia