Recycling Events

 


GREEN = GrowNYC Events  
BLACK = Other NYC Recycling Events

Saturday, January 21

Stop 'N' Swap® - Elmhurst
12pm-3pm, PS 13 Clement C Moore (flyer) (map)
55-01 94th St b/t 55th & 56th Sts, Queens
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, January 22

Electronics Recycling Collection - Upper East Side
10am-4pm, 92nd Street Y
1395 Lexington Ave, Manhattan

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® - West Village
11am-2pm, Westbeth Community Room (flyer) (map)
155 Bank St b/t West & Washington Sts, Manhattan
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, January 28

Electronics Recycling Collection - Ridgewood
10am-4pm, Rosemary's Playground

Fairview Ave b/t Woodbine & Madison Sts, Queens
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® - Jamaica
12pm-3pm, PS 50 (flyer) (map)
143-26 101st Ave, Queens
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, January 29

Electronics Recycling Collection - Flushing
10am-4pm, Queens Botanical Garden

43-50 Main 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, February 4

Stop 'N' Swap® - Glendale, Queens
12pm-3pm, The Shops at Atlas Park  (flyer) (map)
80-00 Cooper Avenue, next to Crazy 8 apparel store.
Regular mall parking fees apply

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, February 5

Stop 'N' Swap® - Flushing, Queens
11am-2pm, Flushing Town Hall (flyer) (map)
137-35 Northern Blvd, Flushing, Queens
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, February 12

Stop 'N' Swap® - Manhattan
11am-2pm, Elliott Community Center (flyer) (map)
441 West 26th Street, b/t 9th & 10th Aves
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, February 19

Clothing & Textile Collection - Chinatown
1pm-5pm, Confucius Plaza  
33 Bowery b/t Bayard & Canal, by the entrance to Confucius Plaza
Bring clean and dry clothing, paired shoes, bedding, linens, handbags, belts, & other reusable textiles. No scraps, rugs, carpeting, pillows, comforters, or luggage. Items will be sorted for reuses & recycling. Learn more.

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

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