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Saturday, March 28

Electronics Recycling Collection – Inwood
10am-4pm, Inwood Hill Park
entrance at Seaman and Isham Sts

Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Stop 'N' Swap® - Staten Island
12pm-3pm, Christ Church New Brighton
76 Franklin Ave, Staten Island (map)  (flier)

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, March 29

Electronics Recycling Collection – Lower East Side
10am-4pm, Tompkins Square Park
Avenue A b/t E9th & E10th Sts

Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Clothing & Textile Recycling Collection – Chinatown
12pm-4pm, Confucius Plaza
33 Bowery b/t Bayard & Canal

Bring clean and dry clothing, paired shoes, bedding, linens, handbags, belts, fabric scraps 36"x36" or larger and other textiles. No rugs or carpeting. Items will be sorted for reuse or recycling. Learn more.

Wednesday, April 8

Earth Day Awareness - Staten Island
1pm-5pm, Mariners Harbor Library
206 South Avenue

Bring your kids and their giant imaginations to build anything they want out of cardboard as part of the Imagination Foundation’s Annual Global Cardboard Challenge, inspired by ‘Caine’s Arcade’.  NYC Compost, City Harvest & NYPL will present Healthy Jeopardy Games.

Saturday, April 11

Electronics Recycling Collection – Chelsea
10am-4pm, Tekserve
119 W 23rd St b/t 6th & 7th Ave
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Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

NYC SAFE Disposal Event - Staten Island
10am-4pm, Midland Beach Parking Lot
Father Capodanno Blvd & Hunter Ave (cars approach from Midland Ave)
(map)
Safely dispose of electronics and other potentially harmful household products like batteries, paint, pesticides and medicine at the NYC Department of Sanitation's NYC SAFE events this Spring. Only NYC residential waste will be accepted (no business or institutional waste permitted). Learn more at www.nyc.gov/safedisposal.

Sunday, April 12

NYPD Document Shredding & E-Waste Collection - College Point
10am-1pm, College Point Retail Center (main parking lot across from Target)
134-15 20th Avenue, Queens (flier)

Join the NYPD's Crime Prevention Section to shred your documents containing your personal/sensitive information, free!  Bring old computers, laptops, printers, LED/LCD screens (not tube screen), keyboards, mice, cables, cell phones and tablets to recycle.  All working devices received will include free data destruction services. 

Electronics Recycling Collection – Upper West Side
10am-4pm, Jewish Community Center
Amsterdam Ave b/t W76th & W77th Sts

Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Saturday, April 18

Electronics Recycling Collection – Fort Greene
10am-4pm, Habana Outpost
Fulton St & South Portland Ave

Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Stop 'N' Swap® - Queens
12pm-3pm, The Shops at Atlas Park
80-00 Cooper Avenue, Glendale, Queens (map)  (flier)

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, April 19

Electronics Recycling Collection – Bay Ridge
10am-4pm, Poly Prep Country Day School
7th Ave at Baseball Field, South of 92nd St

Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Stop 'N' Swap® - Manhattan
12pm-3pm, Two Bridges
82 Rutgers Slip, Manhattan (map)  (flier)

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.

NYC SAFE Disposal Event - Brooklyn
10am-4pm, MCU Park
Surf Ave Parking Lot (cars approach from Surf Ave & W21 St)

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

Electronics Recycling Collection – Cobble Hill
10am-4pm, PS 29
Batlic St b/t Henry & Clinton Sts

Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Thursday, April 23

Stop 'N' Swap® - Brooklyn
12pm-3pm, Brooklyn Borough Hall
209 Jerolemon Street (map)  (flier)
*Drop off items starting at 8AM at the Greenmarket

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, April 25

Electronics Recycling Collection – Flatbush
10am-4pm, Flatbush Food Coop
Cortelyou Rd b/t Rugby & Malborough Rds

Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Electronics Recycling Collection – University Heights
10am-4pm, Hayden Lord Park
1665 Andrews Ave b/t 175th & 176th Sts

Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

St George Day Festival & Free Store - Staten Island
11am-5pm, Tompkinsville Park
Bay Street and Victory Blvd, Staten Island (map)

Celebrate community and dragons with family-oriented arts and entertainment including a Free Store table, where you can bring a few small, clean, reusable items to share, or just bring a tote bag and help yourself to something you can use (no furniture or large items, please). Visit www.stgeorgedaysi.com for more information on these and other festivities.

Stop 'N' Swap® - Bronx
12pm-3pm, Westchester Square
2551 Westchester Ave, Bronx (map) (flier

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, April 26

Electronics Recycling Collection – Park Slope
10am-4pm, 5th Ave b/t 3rd & 4th Sts
Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Electronics Recycling Collection – Douglaston
10am-4pm,Douglaston Train Station (Westbound) Padestrian Mall
235th & 41st Ave

Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Stop 'N' Swap® - Queens
12pm-3pm, Central Queens Y
67-09 108th Street, Forest Hills, Queens (at 67th Rd) (map)  (flier)

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, May 2

Electronics Recycling Collection – Hell's Kitchen
10am-4pm, Manhattan Plaza
W 43rd St b/t 9th & 10th Ave

Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Electronics Recycling Collection – Carroll Gardens
10am-4pm, Smith St b/t President & Union St
Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

NYC SAFE Disposal Event - Bronx
10am-4pm, Orchard Beach Parking Lot
(Follow Park Dr to the end)

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

Sunday, May 3

Electronics Recycling Collection – Forest Hills
10am-4pm, Forest Hills Jewish Center
69th Rd b/t Queens Blvd & Austin St

Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Electronics Recycling Collection – Morningside
10am-4pm, Morningside Park
Morningside Ave b/t W113th & W114th Sts

Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Friday, May 8

Electronics Recycling Collection – DUMBO
11am-4pm, Pearl Street Triangle
Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Saturday, May 9

Electronics Recycling Collection – DUMBO
10am-4pm, Pearl Street Triangle
Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Saturday, May 16

Electronics Recycling Collection – Brooklyn Heights
10am-4pm, First Unitarian Chapel
Pierrepont St b/t Monroe Pl & Clinton St

Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Electronics Recycling Collection – Astoria
10am-4pm, Broadway Library
4020 Broadway b/t Steinway & 41 St

Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Sunday, May 17

NYPD Document Shredding & E-Waste Collection - Upper East Side
10am-1pm, in front of NY Sports Club
151 East 86th St b/t 3rd & Lex (flier)

Join the NYPD's Crime Prevention Section to shred your documents containing your personal/sensitive information, free!  Bring old computers, laptops, printers, LED/LCD screens (not tube screen), keyboards, mice, cables, cell phones and tablets to recycle.  All working devices received will include free data destruction services. 

Electronics Recycling Collection – Jackson Heights
10am-4pm, 37th Ave b/t 77th & 78th Sts
Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Saturday, May 30

Electronics Recycling Collection – Lower East Side
10am-4pm, Chrystie St b/t Rivington & Stanton Sts
Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Saturday, June 13

Electronics Recycling Collection – East Elmhurst
10am-4pm, Jackson Heights Shopping Center Parking Lot
77th St b/t 30th & 31st Aves

Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Sunday, June 14

Electronics Recycling Collection – Upper West Side
10am-4pm, Columbus Ave at W 110th St
Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Saturday, June 20

NYC SAFE Disposal Event - Queens
10am-4pm, Cunningham Park, Ball Field Parking Lot
Cars enter on Francis Lewish Blvd between Union Turnpike & Grand Central Pkwy

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

Sunday, June 28

NYC SAFE Disposal Event - Manhattan
10am-4pm, Columbia University/Teacher College
120 St b/t Broadway & Amsterdam Ave (cars approach from Seminary Drive down Amsterdam Ave)

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

Find us in your neighborhood!

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

-STATEN ISLAND: Saturday, May 16, 12pm-3pm, Staten Island Mall, 2655 Richmond Ave - 24th Annual Rotary Ecology Day