Earth Calendar for July 29th and July 30th

Jul 29, 2013


 Keep Cincinnati Beautiful and Whole Foods Market are inviting residents to take part in a unique recycling event, aptly named the "One Stop Drop". Residents are encouraged to participate by bringing hard-to-recycle items like electronic waste and plastic grocery bags to one convenient drop off location for free recycling.


 Acceptable items include electronic waste, cell phones and chargers, number 5 plastics such as butter tubs and yogurt containers, plastic grocery bags and used writing instruments like pens, Sharpies, Expo markers, and caps.  2TRG will provide free recycling for a wide variety of electronic waste including computer monitors, audio equipment, printers, and more. Plus, local environmental organizations will be on hand to share new initiatives with participants and answer questions about recycling. August 3rd, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm, Whole Foods Market parking lot, Rookwood Commons, 2693 Edmondson Road. Cincinnati, OH 45208.  Further information and a list of acceptable items please visit the website or call (513) 352-4385.



On Our Calendar: Hamilton County Parks present Butterfly Beauties Saturday, August 3rd, 11:00 am – 6:00 pm at Woodland Mound Seasongood Nature Center. Join a park naturalist for a celebration of this unique insect. There will be free-flying butterflies in the atrium and various displays highlighting this fascinating insect’s life cycle, plus ongoing scavenger hunts, crafts and naturalist-led tours in the atrium. More information at