Recycling Events

 


GREEN = GrowNYC Events  
BLACK = Other NYC Recycling Events

Saturday, June 18

Stop 'N' Swap® - Brooklyn
12pm-3pm, Old Stone House
4th Street at 5th Avenue, Park Slope (flier) (map
Bring clean, reusable, portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, books, & toys that you no longer need, and take home something new-to-you, free! You don't have to bring something to take something. No furniture or large items, please.  Learn more.

Sunday, June 19

Stop 'N' Swap® - Brooklyn
11am-2pm, PS 139 - Schoolyard (Event will be moved indoors in case of rain)
330 Rugby Rd, b/t Beverley & Cortelyou Rd, Ditmas Park (flier) (map
Bring clean, reusable, portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, books, & toys that you no longer need, and take home something new-to-you, free! You don't have to bring something to take something. No furniture or large items, please.  Learn more.

Saturday, June 25

Stop 'N' Swap® - Queens
12pm-3pm, RISE Center
58-03 Rockaway Beach Blvd, Far Rockaway, Queens (flier) (map
Bring clean, reusable, portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, books, & toys that you no longer need, and take home something new-to-you, free! You don't have to bring something to take something. No furniture or large items, please.  Learn more.

Sunday, June 26

NYC SAFE Disposal Event - Manhattan
10am-4pm, Columbia University/Teachers College
120th St b/t Broadway & Amsterdam Ave
Cars approach from Seminary Drive down Amsterdam Ave. Walk-in area available for residents taking public transportation. 

Safely dispose of electronics and other potentially harmful household products like batteries, paint, pesticides and medicine. Only NYC residential waste will be accepted (no business or institutional waste permitted). Learn more at www.nyc.gov/safedisposal

Saturday, July 16

Stop 'N' Swap® - Manhattan
12pm-3pm, W 143 St b/t Amsterdam Ave & Hamilton Pl, Hamilton Heights (outdoor event, rain or shine)  (flier) (map
Bring clean, reusable, portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, books, & toys that you no longer need, and take home something new-to-you, free! You don't have to bring something to take something. No furniture or large items, please.  Learn more.

Saturday, July 23

Stop 'N' Swap® - Bronx
12pm-3pm, Westerchester Square
2551 Westerchester Ave (flier) (
map
Bring clean, reusable, portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, books, & toys that you no longer need, and take home something new-to-you, free! You don't have to bring something to take something. No furniture or large items, please.  Learn more.

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Meet OROE at these events and get answers to your recycling questions!

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  • Greenmarket

    Our network of farmers markets, Youthmarkets, Fresh Food Box pick-ups, and Greenmarket Co. ensures that all New Yorkers have access to the freshest, healthiest local food.

  • Recycle

    We blanket the five boroughs with resources like textile and food scrap collection, Stop 'N' Swaps, and free training to make waste reduction easy for all.

  • Garden

    We build and rejuvenate community & school gardens in all 5 boroughs, and support even more gardens through volunteer days, technical assistance, school garden grants, & more.

  • Teach

    We foster future environmental stewards by providing 60,000 children each year with programs that provide meaningful interactions with the natural environment.