Several events are scheduled to celebrate Waste Reduction Week Oct. 19 to 25.
All week Monday, Oct. 9 to Sunday, Oct. 25: “I Got it at the Share Shed!” selfie showcase. Find out where to post via facebook.com/CCCSociety or the website under Waste Wise.
Monday, Oct. 19: visit Mary Forbes, the city Waste Wise instructor, at the Share Shed on Frizzi Road from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. or at Canadian Tire from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. to donate your old bike for repairs.
Tuesday, Oct. 20 at 10 a.m.: tour of Central Cariboo Disposal’s recycling bailer.
Wednesday, Oct. 21 from 5 to 7 p.m.: compost coaching, and how to set up your own backyard compost system, at the Potato House on Borland and First Ave.
Friday, Oct. 23 from 4 to 9 p.m.: attend the Waste Wise Clothing Swap and Film Fest, at the Central Cariboo Arts and Culture Centre. Bring your gently used clothes, shoes, and accessories, and trade for someone else’s.
People who have questions about any of the Waste Reduction Week events can call 250-398-7929, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.