From the Lower East Side Ecology Center:
If you live in the Big Apple, the New York City Compost Project in Manhattan is holding a basic composting class on May 14. It will be at the Carver Community Garden on 242 East 124th Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenues, New York, NY 10035. The registration fee is $5 and the class will run from 12 noon to 2 PM. Composting bins will also be available for purchase at a discounted rate.