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Reuse People of America Contest 2015

April 24, 2015



Local Recycling Events

May 23, 2015

Below is a list of local recycling events.  Please check the web links for any recycling restrictions.

May 23 – 9am-1pm
Evey True Value Hardware, located at 5779 Library Road, Bethel Park PA 15102
For additional information click HERE

June 6 – 8am-1pm
Moon Township Recycling Day, located at the Moon Township Administration Building
For additional information click HERE

June 13 - 9am-1pm
PRC REUSEFEST, located at UPMC Passavant in North Hills
For additional information click HERE

August 22, 2015
PRC HARD TO RECYCLE COLLECTION EVENT
Allegheny County Airport, West Mifflin. More info HERE.

August 29, 2015
PRC HARD TO RECYCLE COLLECTION EVENT
Heinz Field Gold 1A Parking Lot. More info HERE.

October 3, 2015
PRC HARD TO RECYCLE COLLECTION EVENT
Mall at Robinson. More info HERE.



DIY Green Cleaning Products

May 27, 2015

Wednesday, May 27 @ 6:30pm - This year avoid the harsh (and dangerous) toxins lurking in the many expensive commercial cleaners on the market by instead making your own. Join Rachel Breit of Naturally Clean to learn how to create safe, environmentally friendly, and effective household cleaners out of materials you probably have in your pantry right now. This event takes place at the Carnegie Library of Homewood and is FREE; just call 412-242-3598 to reserve your spot!



Wexford Area Computer Recycling and Data Destruction

May 30, 2015

Saturday, May 30, 10am - 1pm - Secure computer recycling and data destruction event at Wexford Ace Hardware, 11910 Perry Highway (Route 19), Wexford PA  15090.  Additional information, click HERE



Q&A Workshop: New Construction, Renovations and Restoration

June 2, 2015

Tuesday, June 2 from 6:00-7:30pm - Join PHLF for a Q&A session. Whether you’re working on a house restoration project, building new, or simply interested in learning about how to go about the restoration/renovation of an older or historic house, join us for this open forum presented by one the leading practitioners in the business. Bring your questions on specific and ongoing projects.  For additional information, click HERE



Bird Walk and Breakfast

June 7, 2015

Sunday, June 7 from 7:30am - 11:30am - Join Nine Mile run for one of thier most popular annual events as they bird the Nine Mile Run Valley, led by Jack Solomon. In the past, they have been delighted to see Carolina Chickadees, Baltimore Orioles, Yellow Warblers, Carolina Wrens, Scarlet Tanagers, and Indigo Buntings… they’re all possible to see in the restoration area on an early June morning!  For registration/information, click HERE.