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Upcoming Compost Outreach Events! Week of 9/14 - Big Reuse

Upcoming Compost Outreach Events! Week of 9/14

The Curbside Composting Outreach team at Big Reuse is working to spread the word about the city’s free, borough-wide food scrap collection. If you need compost for your houseplants, a new scrap bin for your kitchen, or leaf bags for your yard waste, come find us at one of our upcoming Brooklyn events!* (*Weather permitting; some events will only have compost or leaf bags available)

Saturday, September 16

  • 1:00 PM-5:00 PM | Montague St Open Streets | Montague St & Hicks St 
  • 4:00 PM-7:00 PM | Bangladeshi Business Association Street Fair | McDonald Ave between Ave C & Church Ave 

Sunday, September 17

  • 8:00 AM-3:00 PM | Down to Earth Farmers Market | McGolrick Park
  • 9:00 AM-1:00 PM | GrowNYC Bensonhurst Greenmarket | 18th Ave & 81st St

Tuesday, September 19

  • 11:00 AM-1:00 PM | George Washington Carver Community Garden | 110 Walton St

Wednesday, September 20

  • 2:00 PM-5:30 PM | Dyker Heights Library | 8202 13th Ave (at 82nd St)
  • 2:00 PM-5:30 PM | Highlawn Library | 1664 West 13th St (at Kings Highway)
  • 5:00 PM-7:30 PM | Brooklyn Bridge CSA | 124 Henry St

Thursday, September 21

  • 3:00 PM-6:00 PM | Big Reuse |1 12th St
  • 4:00 PM-5:30 PM | Jamaica Bay Library Community Fair | 9727 Seaview Ave at E 98th St

Learn more about the curbside composting program and order your free brown bin (Brooklyn residents only!) at 

Have ideas for community events in Brooklyn we should be attending? Want us to speak to your Brooklyn-based organization? Contact us at
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