Keep greater Milwaukee Beautiful


Tours at KGMB

Lunch & Learns





What people have to say
about our workshops:

What did you like most about the workshop?

"being able to ask questions and receive reliable answers"

"the presenter was so energetic and fun to listen to"

"comprehensive hanouts and resource material"





Let KGMB help you live GREEN with our informative and exciting series of workshops.  View our course listing to see all of our workshops and seminars.  Private workshops are available for groups of 15 or more. Contact the Education Director to plan a private workshop.

Workshops are in-depth and hands on and last 2 - 3 hours. You will have a wealth of background knowledge and the ability to be successful with a wide variety of green living behaviors!

Seminars and Workshops

Rain Barrels
It’s easy to conserve water and save money on your bills by adding a rain barrel to your home! Learn how to use this rain collection system to water your garden and lawn. 

Workshop Highlights:

  • Set up and Use
  • Maintenance and Personalization

Rain Gardens
Save water, reduce runoff, and beautify your landscape! Learn how to design your own rain garden full of native plants that attract butterflies and birds while maximizing water efficiency. 

Learn more about rain gardens!

Workshop Highlights:

  • Planning and Designing
  • Plant Selection

Learn how to turn kitchen scraps and yard waste into a nutrient-rich soil amendment. Composting is beneficial for your garden and reduces household waste!

Learn more about composting!



Workshop Highlights:

  • Do's and Don'ts
  • Troubleshooting Techniques
  • Start your bin right
  • Winterize your bin

Turn your kitchen scraps into “gold” for your garden! Learn how to build a simple indoor worm bin using common household items.

Learn more about vermicomposting!

Workshop Highlights:

  • Getting Inexpensive Supplies
  • Maintaining and Harvesting

Tree Care for Homeowners
Trees add value and beauty to any property! Learn from the pros about tree selection, planting techniques, proper maintenance and care.

Learn more about tree care!

Workshop Highlights:

  • Tree Selection and Planting
  • Identifying Problems and Treating

Keep Greater Milwaukee Beautiful Inc.
1313 W. Mount Vernon Ave. Milwaukee, WI 53233-2620
Phone: (414)272-5462 Fax: (414)272-5060