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Upcoming Outreach Events Week of 5/17 - Big Reuse

Upcoming Outreach Events Week of 5/17

The Curbside Composting Outreach team at Big Reuse is working all over Queens to spread the word about the city’s free, borough-wide food scrap collection. If you need compost for your houseplants or a new scrap bin for your kitchen, come find us at one of our upcoming Queens events!* 

(*Weather permitting; some events will only have scrap bins available)

Friday, May 19

  • 10am-2pm | Peninsula Library | 92-25 Rockaway Beach Blvd

Saturday, May 20

  • 10am-1pm | MS172 Health Fair | 81-14 257th St, Glen Oaks
  • 10am-2pm | Juniper Park E-Waste Disposal | 80th St between Juniper Blvd S and Juniper Blvd N
  • 10am-6pm | 63rd Drive Festival | 63rd Dr between Wetherole St and Booth St
  • 11am-2pm | Partnership for Parks | Travers park Dog Run, 77-01 77th St
  • 10am-1pm | Partnership for Parks | MacDonald park, 8720 Queens Blvd
  • 12pm-3pm | Go Green in Queens with Assemblymember González-Rojas & Councilmember Cabán | 31st Ave Open St, 31st Ave between 33rd & 35th Sts, Astoria
  • 12pm-5pm | LIC Springs! | Vernon Blvd between 50th & 46th Aves., Long Island City
  • 1pm-4pm | Playground 75 Family Day | Playground 75, 75th Rd & 160th St, Fresh Meadows

Sunday, May 21

  • 12pm-3pm | Stop N Swap | Queens County Farm Museum, 73-50 Little Neck Parkway
  • 2pm-5pm | 34th Ave Open Street | 34th Ave & 93rd St, Jackson Heights
  • 1pm-4pm | Utopia Playground Family Day | 73rd Ave & Utopia Pkwy

Friday, May 26

  • 11am-3pm | South Ozone Park Library | 128-16 Rockaway Blvd, South Ozone Park

Saturday, May 27

  • 10am-6pm | Woodside Festival | Woodside Ave between 62nd St and 61st St
  • 11am-2pm |  Rosedale Library | 144-20 243rd St, Rosedale
  • 12pm-4pm | Learn About Composting Day | Patagonia, 70 N 6th St, Brooklyn 

Monday, May 29

  • 10am-6pm | Broadway Astoria Memorial Day Fair | Broadway between 38th St & 37th St

Learn more about the program at 

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

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