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Weekend Scavenger Hunt

Hurry! Find Corey the Compostable Apple Core in one of 30 Seattle locations by April 11 and get a free bag of compost and a chance to win $6,000 in prizes, including a garden makeover.

Here are this weekend’s clues on where to find Corey, part of the Big Dig Scavenge Hunt:

Corey Clue #22: Right on 1st and Blanchard, you can find Corey in this hidden grill fit for a “Queen”….and located right by Belltown Billiards.

Corey Clue #23: Go to the city service center where you can learn about land use and metro bus schedules for the 4, 14 or 48.

Corey Clue #24: On the corner of 72nd and Greenwood Ave, you can find a locale that sells hardware and glass for a true value.

For more clues and information on how to play the Big Dig, visit

Every Big Dig entrant receives a free bag of Cedar Grove Compost. The more Coreys you find, the greater your chance of winning a pass to the Big Dig Finals.

The Big Dig Scavenger Hunt is part of Compost Days, celebrating Seattle’s composting success. In 2011, Seattle residents helped divert 125,000 tons from the landfill by composting their food scraps and yard waste in their curbside food and yard carts and backyard compost bins.

Now through April 30, Seattle residents can get these great Compost Days deals:
• Buy two bags of compost, get third free
• 35% off kitchen food scrap containers
• 15% off bulk compost

Visit or call 877-SOILS-4U for more information, including coupons and participating retail locations.