Tours & Programming

Offering interactive K-12 and post-secondary class workshop packages on circularity, composting and soil.

Explore various types of composting, get hands on with worms, learn gardening fundamentals and more!

TVDSB classes are eligible for subsidy funding for 2023/24*

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Program Overview:

The Wormery Experience

Learn the basic concepts of food circularity: from organic waste, to composting, and back to food.
Location:
The Grove at Western Fair District,
900 King St, London ON
Duration:
2-2.5 hours

Workshops and Demonstrations

During the trip, students will receive demonstrations and interactive presentations on composting topics:

  • Functions of "The Wormery" composting facility
  • Fundamentals of soil and planting
  • Introduction to mushroom growing and composting

Hands-On Activities

Throughout the experience, students can get their hands dirty with composting tasks and games (PPE provided):

  • Composting worm scavenger hunt
  • Using compost in soil mixing and planting
  • Organics sorting and compost preparation

Classroom Learning Kits

Teachers will have the option to take how one of our Classroom Learning Kits to continue the circular discussion at school:

  • (1) Worm Composting Kit (renting options available)
  • (1-3) Mushroom Growing Blocks
  • (1-3) Seedling/Microgreen Grow Kit
Interested in an interactive experience for your students?
Contact us through the form below
Please note that submitting this form is for inquiry only - and there is no commitment.

We will do our best to promptly respond to your inquiry, however please allow up to several business days for a response.
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Costs and estimates will be quoted upon date and group size confirmation.

*TVDSB (Thames Valley District School Board) classes may be eligible for partial or complete programming cost coverage through subsidy in the 2023-2024 school year. Please let us know if your class would like to access this funding for your trip in the form.
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