THE SYMPOSIUM SITE
The symposium will be located at the Workforce Careers Center at Lincoln Land Community College in Springfield. The address is 5250 Shepherd Rd., Springfield, IL 62794. All parking lots are free and open to symposium attendees. View maps and driving directions.
BUILD YOUR OWN BIN (BYOB)
Included in the Vermicomposting Basics and BYOB workshop, participants will be able to build their own worm bin. The cost for the workshop is $20. Attendees will have the opportunity to build their own vermicompost bin for the home, office, or classroom. The workshop includes the take-home materials (including worms) necessary to begin composting and provides information on caring for a worm composting bin.
BOOKS FOR SALE
A variety of composting books will be available for purchase.
Businesses or organizations related to composting or gardening are invited to exhibit at the symposium. Exhibitor space is $55, which includes one registration to the symposium (registration only; BYOB fee not included).
SYMPOSIUM PLANNING COMMITTEE
Lincoln Land Community College, Illinois Department of Agriculture, Illinois Recycling Association, Illinois Stewardship Alliance, University of Illinois Extension, Illinois Department of Agriculture
For more information, call 217.786.4993 or email firstname.lastname@example.org, or register online.
Hotels near Lincoln Land Community College
3000 S. Dirksen Pkwy
Holiday Inn Express
3050 S. Dirksen Pkwy
5970 S. 6th St
3000 Stevenson drive
Drury Inn and Suites
3180 S. Dirksen Pkwy