Zero Waste Events


GREEN = GrowNYC Events  
BLACK = Other Local Events

Saturday, January 25

Stop 'N' Swap® - Kingsbridge
12pm-3pm, Amalgamated Housing Cooperative - Park Reservoir Houses (Vladeck Hall) (map)
74 Van Cortlandt Park South (entrance on Hillman Ave), Bronx

Bring clean, reusable, portable items such as clothing, housewares, games, books, and 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.

Electronics 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

Sunday, January 26

Electronics Collection - Upper East Side
 
10am-4pm, 92nd St Y
Lexington Ave b/t 91st & 92nd Sts, Manhattan
 
Responsibly recycle unwanted or broken electronics (no appliances such as microwaves or refrigerators) with the Lower East Side Ecology Center.  Learn more

Sunday, February 23

Clothing Swap - West Village
12pm-3pm, The Church of the Village, B Level Gym (map)
201 W 13th St, Manhattan
In Partnerhip with ReFashion Week NYC 

Bring clean, reusable, clothes to share and find an outfit that's new to you! You don't have to bring something to take something! Clothing, shoes, belts, hats, and accessories only please! Learn more.

Break bread with GrowNYC Grains and your fellow home bakers!

  • Food Access & Agriculture

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

  • Conservation

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

  • Green Space

    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.

  • Education

    We foster future environmental stewards by providing 66,000 children each year with programs that provide meaningful interactions with the natural environment.