The Organics Outreach team has a couple of workshops coming up that provide detailed information about the Organics Curbside Recycling Program.
If you are interested in attending a workshop here is a list of some upcoming workshops in March
1. 3/17/18 at 2:00pm Our Children The Leaders Of Tomorrow – 754 Myrtle Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11206
2. 3/28/18 at 4:00pm Queens Library at Auburndale – 25-55 Francis Lewis Blvd., Flushing, NY 11358
3. 3/30/18 at 2:00pm NYPL: Westchester Square Branch – 2521 Glebe Ave, Bronx, NY 10461
Here is an overview of what each workshop entails:
Goals of the workshop: To provide a clear understanding to residents of the benefits of the brown bin, how to participate, and to address any other concerns residents may have.
- How to use the bin
- How to get a bin
- Benefits of using the bin
- What bags to use
- Online Inquiries
Activities covered in the workshop:
- How to latch your bin properly
- Recycling sorting game
Residents who take the workshop will walk away with a greater understanding about the bin and be able to inform people about the benefits of the program and how to get involved. Residents will also leave the workshop with recycling stickers, info brochures, reusable bags and compost samples!
If you are interested in hosting your own workshop please let us know and we are always glad to set something up. Please contact Outreach Program Coordinator, Elizabeth Arce, at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on how to get involved. Visit nyc.gov/organics for more info.