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News & Events

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission – Baker Prairie Natural Area

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Volunteers will meet at the school parking area at 10:00.  We will be focusing on trash removal and invasive species removal.  Volunteers should bring work gloves, closed-toe shoes, water and a lunch.  For more information, please contact Toby Von Rembow at toby@arkansasheritage.org.


Texarkana, Arkansas Recycling Center – Program Expansion

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The Texarkana, Arkansas Recycling Center will be unveiling a new recycling option to celebrate America Recycles Day. For more information, please contact Event Coordinator Brandy Chewning at brandy.chewning@txkusa.org.


City Heights Elementary Drop Off Recycling Day (Van Buren)

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Citizens can drive-thru the student drop-off area and there will be adults and students there to collect their recyclables. For more information, please contact Event Coordinator Mary Presley at mpresley@vbsd.us.


King Elementary – E-Waste Recycling Event

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King Elementary is partnering with the USGBC and Goodwill for a large E Waste Recycling Event.  For more information, please contact Event Coordinator Jolie Hobbs at jolie.hobbs@vbsd.us.

We will be accepting the following items from 1:00 till 4:00 pm on November 15, 2014:
• Laptops, CPUs, Netbooks, iPads
•  iPods, Zune, MP3 Players
• Computer Parts (including cords)
• Monitors
• Gaming System Consoles
• Cell Phones
• CD & DVD Players
• Ink Cartridges
• Printers
• Scanners
• Software (include license key)
• Digital Cameras & Video Cameras
• GPS units
• e-Book Readers
• Television sets
• almost anything with a cord!


Van Buren Municipal Utilities – America Recycles Day

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Van Buren Municipal Utilities is hosting an America Recycles Day event to raise awareness about the importance of recycling and to help educate the public on Van Buren’s curbside recycling program. For more information, please contact Event Coordinator Brett Painter at brettp1978@gmail.com.


Recycle Bryant / America Recycles Day 2014

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Goodwill Industries of Arkansas is partnering with the City of Bryant and Waste Management to host their second annual e-waste and single-stream recycling drive on America Recycles Day. For more information, please contact Event Coordinator Rebecca Brockman at rbrockman@goodwillar.org.


Rally for Recycling (El Dorado)

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In conjunction with the City of El Dorado, Keep El Dorado Beautiful will hold a Rally for Recycling at the city’s recycling center. We will have refreshments and information. We will also hold a contest with prizes awarded to the person bringing in the most recycle goods the day of our event. For more information, please contact Event Coordinator Alexis Alexander at keepeldoradobeautiful@gmail.com.


America Recycles Day at Hobbs State Park

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Stop by to meet Teresa Sidwell, Benton County Environmental Services Program Manager, as she reveals easy ways to make a difference to the health of our community! Recycling can be easy as 1-2-3! Learn more about what can be recycled in our area and what needs to stay out of the landfill for the health of our water and land! For more information, please contact Hobbs State Park at hobbs@arkansas.com.


Recycle Day (Van Buren)

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Education and pick up of recycled items. For more information, please contact Event Coordinator John Pope at 479-459-4238 or by e-mail at jwpopej@yahoo.com.


ARD Celebration – Marion Orton Recycling Center (Fayetteville)

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This two hour event will feature a radio remote, food, promotional items/giveaways, and lots of public education on our recycling program. For more information, please contact Event Coordinator Brian Pugh at bpugh@fayetteville-ar.gov.


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