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Scout/Youth Organizations

Our education specialist can come to your site and conduct hands-on activities on recycling, composting and many other environmental activities. Challenge your campers and participants to a no garbage lunch and have them collect trash and recycling items to make crafts and other useful gifts.

Day Camp and Summer Programs

Reduce, reuse and recycle can be incorporated into summer day camp, library and youth programs. Our Education Specialist can teach campers how to make crafts from items that would normally be thrown away.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Patch Program

Through simple activities the Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Patch Program will teach scouts and other children how to reduce, reuse and recycle.

Order a Recycling Fundana

Have your students, scouts or kids learn about recycling by playing a game with a recycling fundana.

Contests and Special Programs

Throughout the year, the District sponsors contests for students to encourage environmental stewardship through creative writing, art or hands-on recycling projects.

Earth Day Activities and Projects

This section contains information, lessons, ideas and project to help teachers and students celebrate Earth Day and to learn about their environment.

Educational Publications

Publications are available for educators that wish to teach about recycling and composting. 

Calendar of Events


Ongoing
Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Program
City Service Departments

September
Scrap Tire Round-Up
City Service Departments

September 7, 2015
Holiday -- County offices closed

September 16-17, 2015
7th annual Sustainable Cleveland Summit
Cleveland

September 19, 2015
Habitat ReStore Tool Drive/Community Collection
Rocky River

September 23, 2015
Compost Seminar & Bin Sale
Lakewood

September 24, 2015
Waste & Recycling $ense for Business seminar
Garfield Heights

September 26. 2015
National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day
Local law enforcement

September 27, 2015
Habitat ReStore Tool Drive/Community Collection
Beachwood

October 10, 2015
BBB Secure Your ID shredding event
Westlake and Wickliffe

November 5, 2015
Recycling Roundtable for Businesses
Garfield Heights
 

  

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