Calendar

America Recycles Day

Saturday November 15th, 2014

Recycle Right for America Recycles Day! Download our easy to read signs to use in your home, office, or community space to get everyone on the same page to recycle right. We provide signs for your Recycle, Trash & Compost bin.

 

Household Hazardous Waste Facility Open

Friday November 14th & Saturday November 15th, 2014

Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) is accepted free of charge from residential users at the Knott Landfill Hazardous Waste Facility. The HHW Facility is open from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on the second (2nd) and fourth (4th) Friday and Saturday of each month.

 

Household Hazardous Waste Facility Open

Friday November 28th & Saturday November 29th, 2014

Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) is accepted free of charge from residential users at the Knott Landfill Hazardous Waste Facility. The HHW Facility is open from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on the second (2nd) and fourth (4th) Friday and Saturday of each month.

 

Bend ReStore’s Grand Re-Opening

Tuesday December 9th, 2014

Construction is currently under way at the former Backstrom Building Center, located on Third Street across from Wagner Mall. It is on schedule to become the new home for Bend Area Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore resale center this December. Make sure to mark your calendars for the ReStore Grand ReOpening December 9th through the 13th.

 

Repair Cafe Kicks Off “Maker Mondays” at Bend Library

Monday February 9th, 2015, 5:30 – 7:30 at Downtown Bend Public Library

We’re excited to collaborate with the Downtown Bend Public Library to kick off their new monthly “Maker Mondays” series in 2015 with a Repair Cafe! This Repair Cafe will be unique in that we are limiting it to just SMALL APPLIANCE REPAIR ONLY. Stay tuned for details.

 

Spring 2015 Repair Cafe at The Gear Fix

Date & Time TBD

Join us at The Gear Fix for our 5th seasonal Repair Cafe! Volunteers and the Gear Fix staff will be on hand to repair your broken items – for free!  Bring your bikes, shoes, knit goods, clothing, outdoor gear, small appliances and general household goods to get fixed. The Gear Fix is located at 345 SW Century Drive, Bend.

Stay tuned for date and further event details!

 

Art of Recycling, Rethink Waste Community Youth Art Project

See the culmination of different youth groups and classrooms’ work as they repurposed discarded, leftover and trash items into a community reclaimed art project to encourage people to Rethink Waste. The Art of Recycling has been on display throughout Central Oregon and is now available for schools, businesses and organizations to set up temporarily to highlight their waste reduction efforts. Contact us to borrow this display!