Wonderful World of Worms for Kids - Online class
Wiggly worms help our gardens grow
Who am I?
- I like to live in the dark
- I have no arms, legs , eyes or teeth
- I am expert in recycling
- I make a great pet
- My job is to help make make soil healthy
- I can help your grow fresh and nutritious fruit and veggies at home
In this online class Richard (The Worm Whisperer) will introduce you to the Wonderful World of Worms. You will learn how we can partner with these friends to turn fruit and veggie scraps into beautiful worm castings and worm tea for our garden which helps our veggie gardens grow.
Richard is an environmental educator with Edendale's school education program. He loves teaching kids and adults about our wonderful friends the worms, runs a small worm farm maintenance business and has two large homemade worm farms at home for his families kitchen waste.
- Awesome facts about the wonderful world of worms
- How we can help the environment by using a worm farm at home
- How to set up and maintain a wormfarm
- Handout on worms
- If you can, find some worms in your garden, compost or worm farm to have with you at the activity. Keep them in a container with a moist tissue on top.
Kids from 8 to 12 years old
Vendor since 2020
Edendale is a small working farm on 7 hectares of land adjacent to the Diamond Creek in Eltham.
We are open 7 days a week 9.30 to 4.30 with the exception of Christmas Day. Entry to the farm is by a Gold Coin Donation into one of our donation boxes around the farm.
Edendale's purpose is to provide an interactive community and education centre to support sustainable living practices for the whole community.
- Local native plant nursery
- Preschool and school education programs
- Community sustainability workshops
- Family activities and events
- Cafe Eden and spaces for picnics
- Close proximity to Eltham North adventure playground reserve
- Volunteer opportunities
- Refund and transfer requests. Refunds, transfers or credit will not be processed if you cancel within 72 hours of the class or event commencing. To request a refund or transfer, Edendale Farm requires at least 72 hours notice via email prior to the start of a class or event. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to organise.
- Partial refunds. Edendale Farm has the right to issue a partial refund, (i.e., A % of the total order) and to retain any booking and processing fees associated with the order.
- Missed classes. Edendale Farm does not offer refunds, transfers, or makeup sessions for missed classes. If you can't make a class, you can arrange with Edendale Farm to send someone else in your place.
- Cancelled class/event. In the event that a class is cancelled by Edendale Farm, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund, transfer or credit.
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1.) LIABILITY WAIVER
I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by Edendale Farm
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Photos and videos recordings will not be taken of children without written permission from parents or guardians.
Edendale Farm requires 72 hours notice in writing prior to the class commencing for a refund, transfer or credit.
In the event that a class is cancelled by Edendale Farm, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund, transfer or credit.