Denver Compost Demonstration Site
Aug. 5: Learn how to make compost and feed your yard, 9-11 a.m., free; gain worm composting techniques during Worm Workshop, 9-11 a.m., free.
Aug. 12: Learn how to make compost and feed your yard. 9-11 a.m. Free.
Gove Community Garden; 1325 Colorado Blvd.; 303-292-9900; dug.org
Ekar Urban Farm
Aug. 6: People of all ages can help plant, tend and harvest more than 100 varieties of organic vegetables, 9 a.m. to noon, free (tools provided, bring water, a hat and sunscreen); kids can join the “Future Farmers’ Program,” which offers family farm projects and fun activities, 10 a.m., free (ages 4-10).
Denver Botanic Gardens Aug. 9: The second of three Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD) showcases a number of educational, fun activities from the Denver Firefighters Museum, Wings Over the Rockies, Littleton Town Hall Arts Center, and more. 5-8:30 p.m. Half-price admission. Mail info 10-14 days in advance to Food Calendar, Features Department, The Denver Post, 101 W. Colfax Ave., Suite 600, Denver, CO 80202; fax 303-954-1679; email firstname.lastname@example.org.