2016 Event Series

EVENTS SERIES 2016

EVENT # 1 CREATING HEALTHY SOIL ON VASHON

MAIN LECTURE:

When: 2 PM, Saturday April 23rd

Where: VISD High School Theatre

Keynote Speaker: Steven Bramwell, Director Washington State University                 Thurston County Extension

SUPPORTING EVENTS:

  1. Tour our Transfer Station 11AM, with King County Officials (Kerwin Pyle and Eric Johnson) and our community. See what improvements have been made. Bring suggestions as to what services might be improved.
  2. Tour our High School 3:30 PM, see our high school’s green features, conducted by Facilities manager Dave Wilke and Facilities Architect Kim Goforth

ZWV-Soils-Poster-web

EVENT # 2 BIOCHAR (Island Center)

MAIN LECTURE:

When: 2 PM, Saturday June 18

Where: Island Center New VAA Building

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Norm Baker

SUPPORTING EVENTS:

  1. 10:00 AM Country Store Workshops Permaculture, pesticides/herbicides, the worm guy all will be giving 20 minute overviews of their expertise.
  2. 3:30 PM Biochar Workshops, Demonstrations, Products, Music at Seattle Distilling

EVENT # 3 Anaerobic Digestion (Strawberry Festival Booth)

Learn about the options for recycling food waste on Vashon.

EVENT # 4 The Case for Composting (Land Trust Building)

MAIN LECTURE:

The Case for Community Compost

When: 2 PM, Saturday September 10th

Where: Land Trust Building

SUPPORTING EVENTS:

ACE Hardware –

  1. 10:00 AM  Dennis IrwinPermacultureDesign
  2. 10:45 AM Amy Holmes – Composting Animal Waste
  3. 11:30 AM  Food Too Good to Waste (Learn to save food and money)
  4. 10:00 AM to 1:30 PM  ZeroWaste Vashon Booth at the Harvest Fair

ZWV Harvest Festival Poster 2016