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University of Illinois Extension in Cook County and Village of Park Forest have teamed up to keep compostables out of the landfill. Drop off your yard/garden/kitchen waste to be composted on Saturday, June 26, from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m., in the parking lot located at Forest Boulevard and Liberty Drive in Downtown Park Forest. While you’re there, pick up a bucket of compost for your garden (please bring your own bucket). Also, sign up for a chance to win a compost bin! Accepted Materials: grass clippings, leaves, landscape waste, kitchen scraps such as eggshells, vegetable skins, and stems. Not Accepted Materials: branches over 2” diameter, products containing oil, dressings, dairy, produce stickers, meat, and bones.