Recycling Events


GREEN = GrowNYC Events  
BLACK = Other NYC Recycling Events

Saturday, June 29

Stop 'N' Swap® - Bay Ridge
12pm-3pm, St. Anselm Church - Parking Lot* (map)
4th Ave b/t 82nd & 83rd Sts, Brooklyn

*Outdoor event, event will move indoors with inclement weather

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.

Sunday, June 30

Stop 'N' Swap® - Forest Hills
11am-2pm, Commonpoint Queens - Outdoor Lot (map)
108th St b/t 68th Ave & 68th Rd, Queens

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.

Sunday, July 7

Stop 'N' Swap® - Sunnyside
12pm-3pm, Sunnyside Community Services (map)
43-31 39th Street, Queens

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.

Saturday, July 13

Electronics Recycling Collection – St. Albans
10am-4pm, 113-43 Farmers Blvd St., Jamaica (map)
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® - East Harlem
12pm-3pm, Uptown Grand Central Plaza* (map)
Underneath MetroNorth Viaduct - 125th St and Park Ave, Manhattan
*Outdoor event, rain or shine

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.

Sunday, July 14

Electronics Recycling Collection – Flushing
10am-4pm, Queens Botanical Garden (map)
43-50 Main St (Parking lot on Crommelin St) Flushing, Queens

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

Saturday, July 20

Electronics Recycling Collection – Corona
10am-4pm, 106-01 Corona Avenue (map)
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® - Concourse
12pm-3pm, St. Simeon's Episcopal Church - Outdoor lot* (map)
1020 Carroll Place, Bronxs
*Outdoor event, subject to cancellation with inclement weather. 

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.

Sunday, July 21

Electronics Recycling Collection – Queens Village
10am-4pm, Martin Van Buren High School (map)
230-17 Hillside Ave, Queens Village 

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® - LES Chinatown
11am-4pm, Chinatown ADA Weekend Walk* (map)
Mott St from Canal to Worth Sts, Manhattan
*Outdoor event, rain or shine

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.

Saturday, July 27

Electronics Recycling Collection – East Elmhurst
10am-4pm, Petco/Modell's Shopping Center 
77th St b/t 30th & 31st Ave, East Elmhurst, 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® - Hamilton Heights
12pm-3pm, Hamilton Heights Weekend Walk* (map)
Hamilton Pl b/t 142nd & 144th Sts, Manhattan
*Outdoor event, rain or shine

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.

 

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