Master Recycler News | November 2016


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Community Farm
Growing Community through Food 

Tuesday, Nov. 1, 12pm

Building 3, Rm 118‐120
Chemeketa Community College, 4000 Lancaster Dr NE, Salem, OR 97305

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Bring your lunch and join Marion Polk Food Share Youth Farm and Garden Program Manager, Jared Hibbard‐Swanson to learn more about engaging the community by growing food.

Jared will speak about the Youth Farm program and Garden programs. This program is hosted by Chemeketa Sustainability and Valley Roots.


Repair Fair & Share
Repair Fair & Share
Save the Date

Saturday, January 14, 4-7pm

Northwest Hub

Just in time to for your New Year's resolution, the Repair Fair & Share crew will help start your year off right...with repair! 

This time the awesome folks at Northwest Hub will host the event and we welcome fixers and community volunteers to help. If you have a repair skill you are willing to share please sign up!

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Nuvo Glass Request
Got Glass?

If you love drinking San Pellegrino, NuvoGlas would love to upcycle your empties. They have a new line of upcycled glassware for Made in Oregon stores and can put your bottles to good use. NuvoGlas will cut the bottles and finish them with a firepolishing process to make them durable and strong. Please contact NuvoGlas at for more information. 

Reuse Movie

REUSE! Because You Can’t Recycle The Planet Film

Tuesday, November 15, 7pm
Grand Theatre | 191 High Street NE, Salem

Admission: $5

Follow Reuse Pro Alex Eaves’ cross-country adventure to the 48 contiguous U.S. states showcasing reuse solutions for our waste problem that are sustainable and fun! Reuse truly benefits “people, planet, and wallet.”


Sign Recycling
What's Your Sign? 

Whatever political party your support, Marion County is collecting signs for recycling at the transfer stations for 3-4 weeks following the elections. Simply put them in the plastic bags/film collection location and remove any metal staples and wood.


November Green Community Calendar
Green Community Calendar

Fall is ramping up, and so is the Green Community Calendar. To add your event, email Jessica or give her a call at 503-365-3180. And be sure to add the Green Community Calendar to your google calendar as well!
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