Wondering what to put your garbage in if you are eliminating plastic bags?
Learn some simple origami techniques to make a newspaper lining for your garbage or compost bin with Wendy O’Connor of Zero Waste Sooke at the Sooke Country Market on June 22.
O’Connor will also demonstrate some other simple hacks on saving money and reducing plastic use around the home.
The Sooke Country Market runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Saturday from May to October at the corner of Eustace and Otter Point roads.
Zero Waste Sooke is at the Market once a month and while there collects (and gives away) reusable shopping bags for its free bag exchange. There will also be handmade (and handy) mesh produce and bulk bin bags available by donation.