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!
Comp4Kids: This not-for-profit collects and refurbishes used laptops, then distributes them throughout Long Island to low-income areas.
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.