March – August 2014
March 1, 2014
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Last Day to Get Christmas Tree Mulch
We have mulched thousands of Christmas Trees into great pine mulch which can be used in gardens, etc. We are required to have the mulch off the ground by the end of today so get on out there and get yours. Mulch may no longer be available at all locations now, but there will NOT be any mulch available after today!
April 3, 2014
11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Earth Day Awards Luncheon
Guest Speaker is actress/director/environmentalist DARYL HANNAH
Environmental Hero Awards presented
Giovanni's Restaurant and Convention Center
610 N. Bell School Road, Rockford
April 26, 2014
8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Great American Cleanup in Winnebago County
This is the time for mobilizing the entire community, one neighborhood at a time. Whether you and your neighbors just want to do some spring cleanup or you have in mind a project of a larger nature, the GAC is the time to do it. Be sure to call (815) 637-1343 to register and lock in the area you wish to work in. We will provide gloves, safety vests and trash bags.
May 3, 2014
9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Spring Metals & Electronics Collection
What do you have in old metal or electronics to get rid of. Remember, electronics must be properly disposed of by State Law. We will take just about anything that is metal or electronic except TV's. No charges except for Refrigerators, Freezers, A/C's and dehumidifiers, where we must pay a technicial to remove the freon and certify the unit for recycling.
May 10, 2014
9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Spring Clothing Drive
Now that you've done your spring closet cleaning, bring you discarded clothing, shoes, belts, purses, pillows, bedding, stuffed toys, etc. to the Clothing Drive. We will have collection sites at all 10 Schnuck Stores, as well as the Belvidere Township Hall.