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Recycling Events



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Saturday, October 4

Stop 'N' Swap® - Manhattan
12pm-3pm, Two Bridges Tower
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.

Saturday, October 11

Electronics Recycling Collection – East Harlem
10am-4pm, 3rd Ave b/t E 105th and E 106th 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 – Flatbush
10am-4pm, Flatbush Food Coop
Cortelyou Rd b/t Rugby and Marlborough St, Brooklyn

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, Sunnyside Community Services
43-31 39th Street (b/t Queens BLVD & 43rd Ave) (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, October 12

Electronics Recycling Collection – Upper West Side
10am-4pm, Amsterdam Ave b/t W 74th and W 75th St
Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Saturday, October 18

Electronics Recycling Collection – Chelsea
10am-4pm,Tekserve
W 23rd St b/t 6th and 7th Ave

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

Sunday, October 19

Electronics Recycling Collection – Park Slope
10am-4pm, 5th Ave b/t 3rd and 4th St, Brooklyn
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 – Forest Hills
10am-4pm, 69th Rd b/t Queens Blvd and Austin St, Queens
Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Learn more.

Saturday, October 25

Halloween Costume Swap - Staten Island
9am-1pm, St. George Greenmarket
St. Marks & Hyatt Sts, inside theater parking lot (map)
Resurrect your costumes for reuse at this event hosted by our sister program, Greenmarket! Bring last year's hit costumes, accessories and cool clothing or just help yourself to some free Halloween fashion.  Swap items limited to CLEAN clothing, costumes, and accessories only, please.  Note: St. George Greenmarket also accepts food scraps for composting and textiles for reuse/recycling.  

Electronics Recycling Collection – Upper West Side
10am-4pm, Church of Holy Name of Jesus
Amsterdam Ave b/t W 96th and W 97th St

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

Sunday, October 26

Electronics Recycling Collection – Lower East Side
10am-4pm, Abrons Art Center
Grand St b/t Pitt st and Bialystoker Pl

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 – Cobble Hill
10am-4pm, PS 29
425 Henry St, Brooklyn

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

Find us in your neighborhood!

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

-PARK SLOPE: Saturday, October 4, 11am-2pm, NW Corner of Prospect Park - Grand Army Plaza Greenmarket

-UNION SQUARE: Friday, October 10, 4pm-8pm, Union Square North Plaza (17th & Broadway) - Mercato Notturno

-BATTERY PARK: Saturday, October 18, 12pm-6:30pm, Broadway near Whitehall St - Harvest Fest and Square Dance