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Upcoming Outreach Events Week of 8/11 - Big Reuse

Upcoming Outreach Events Week of 8/11

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)

Friday, August 11

  • 3:00 PM-5:00 PM | Back 2 School Drive | Essex Street Community Garden

Saturday, August 12 

  • 11:00 AM-6:00 PM | Greenpointers Open Air Fair | 2 Noble St
  • 12:00 PM-3:00 PM | Jefferson Ave Block Party | 960 Jefferson Ave

Sunday, August 13 

  • 11:00 AM-6:00 PM | Greenpointers Open Air Fair | 2 Noble St

Monday, August 14 

  • 4:00 PM- 6:00 PM | Back to School Event with CM Gutierrez | Humbolt Plaza, 110 Moore St

Wednesday, August 16 

  • 2:00 PM-5:30 PM | Jamaica Bay Library | 9727 Seaview Ave. at E. 98th St. near Rockaway Pkwy, 9727 Seaview Ave

Friday, August 18 

  • 1:00 PM-5:00 PM | Dyker Library Enriching Your Garden Event | Brooklyn Public Library - Dyker Branch, 8202 13th Ave
  • 5:00 PM-8:00 PM | Myrtle Ave Summer Nights | TBC, likely near Myrtle Avenue Plaza on Myrtle Ave between Stueben St & Emerson Pl

Saturday, August 19 

  • 9:00 AM-1:00 PM | Sanitation Station at Old Stone House with CM Hanif’s office | 4th Street Plaza

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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