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Riverwest Compost Bins – Temporarily Closing

Yep, we’re still searching for a new location in Bayview, and the Riverwest compost bins have reached their limit. With input from the gardeners and land stewards of the Milwaukee Friends Meeting location, the Kompost Kids volunteers made the decision to temporarily close the compost bins starting Saturday, June 20th. This allows us to rebuild bins to suit everyone’s needs and move any “in

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Bay View Kompost Site Help!

  As of March 15th, 2020, the Bay View Kompost site is closed and we cannot accept any of your food scraps (or anything else) until we find a new home. We hope our community is staying well and finding some outdoor earth-loving time in this uncertainty. We are also craving some normalcy for when we can emerge together — so acknowledge how strange

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2020 Bash Planning!

Green Team Meet-Up for a Zero-Waste Bash! Kompost Kids needs a few dedicated Trash Heroes to help shape our sustainability team for the 2020 Bay View Bash. Want to learn more? Come meet Green Team Co-Lead, Renee, before the full Bash planning meeting later that night. *1st beer on her :)* Join this Facebook Event to reserve your spot today. MORE INFO: –Check out

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Thanks Girl Scouts!

We recently received a great email from a girl scout troop in California thanking us for the community composting resources, and suggesting one of their own! In their research, the troop found this guide to composting in small spaces. Subsequently, we added it to our Additional Resources page! As the troop leader, Cindy said, they try to “follow the Girl Scout slogan of “Do a good turn daily.”

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