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Recycling Center

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Did you know that aside from being an information center, the Children’s Room is also a Recycling Center? Come down to the Children’s Room at the Port Washington Public Library and you can recycle the following items; new sneakers or gently used sneakers, plastic bottles, aluminum cans, and markers (they don’t need to be Crayola).

Cool Recycling Links

Become a Planet Protector: Learn all about recycling, climate change and how you can improve the environment!

Energy Kids: Learn more about energy and try some fun games and activities!

Garbology: This exciting interactive websites helps elementary-age students better understand how they can reduce trash and stop polluting.

NASA Recycle This:  From NASA ClimateKids

Recycle City: Explore Recycle City to see how its people reduce waste, use less energy, and save money by doing simple things at home, at work, and in their neighborhoods.

Residents Forward: This is a local environmental action group. They frequently take part in main street and park cleanups. They also help inform local Port Washington residents of environmental projects taking place in town.