America Recycles Day
- Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
- Ecumenical Campus Ministries, 1204 Oread Ave., Lawrence
- Cost: Free
- Age limit: All ages
Interested in recycling? Want to learn more about the topic from local experts? Come celebrate America Recycles Day on November 15th from 4:00 to 6:00 pm at the Ecumenical Christian Ministries (ECM) Building located at 1204 Oread Avenue. There will be a speaker panel on local recycling options with the following representatives:
• Kathy Richardson, City of Lawrence Waste Reduction & Recycling Operations Supervisor
• Manny Abarca, University of Kansas Recycling Operations Coordinator
• Charlie Sedlock, Hamm Waste Services Director
• Donna Utter, Ripple Glass Director of Business Development
• Lydia Gibson, Missouri Organic Recycling Project Manager
After the panel discussion, there will also be a viewing of the documentary The Wrong Bin. Emmy nominated filmmaker Krishnan Vasudevan documents the trials and triumphs of the curbside recycling program in New York City.
All attendees will be entered into a drawing for a number of great door prizes. This America Recycles Day event is co-sponsored by the City of Lawrence and the University of Kansas.