Posts Tagged ‘Event’

RecycleMania Hall Recycling Competition has begun!

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

RecycleMania 2014, an 8-week Civil War and national recycling competition, launched Saturday and with it began the 4th Annual Hall Recycling Competition.
The annual Hall Recycling Competition, started in 2011, will run for the first 3 weeks of RecycleMania 2014 – February 1-21. The competition is an opportunity to motivate residents to up their [...]

Let’s Build a Trash Monster! Construction Party on Wednesday

Monday, January 27th, 2014

Ready to tap into your creative side?
Come by the Waste Watchers‘ event Let’s Build a Trash Monster: Scrap Sculpture Construction Party on Wednesday, January 29 between 5:30 and 8:00 pm at the OSU Recycling Warehouse (644 SW 13th St.)!

Drop by anytime in the timeframe to lend a hand in building a trash monster sculpture using [...]

Repair Fair Thurs. Jan. 23: Get your fix!

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

If it’s broke, fix it! Do so by coming to the Recycling Warehouse at 644 SW 13th Street on Thursday, January 23rd between 5:30 and 7:30 pm for our January Repair Fair.
Bring your broken items and questions and volunteers will help you learn how to repair your things, and drop-in DIY (do it [...]

Mark your calendar now for OSU’s winter term Repair Fairs

Thursday, January 2nd, 2014

The Repair Fairs are back for 2014 and we will once again offer two for the term. Mark your calendar now so you don’t miss your opportunity to get free repair help for your broken belongings and watch repair demos!
Repair Fairs will continue to be held at the Recycling Warehouse at 644 SW 13th Street [...]

End of Year Clearance Days at the OSUsed Store December 18, 19 and 21

Monday, December 16th, 2013

Prior to being closed for two weeks (the weeks of December 23rd and 30th), the OSUsed Store will be open to the public for our End of Year Clearance Days.
Each day will be a clearance sale with prices declining throughout the week: all white tags and dotted items will be 25% off Wednesday, [...]

Thanksgiving Sale at the OSUsed Store this Wednesday

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013

Come to the OSUsed Store on Wednesday, November 27th between 12:00 and 3:00 p.m, at which we will celebrate the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday by having several receipts randomly printed with a voucher for a free pumpkin pie! Shop with us and see if you are one of five lucky winners.

The OSUsed Store [...]

Contribute recyclables at this weekend’s game to help OSU compete!

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013

At the November 23rd home game, OSU is participating in the EPA Game Day Challenge, a national competition to recycle and reduce waste at college football games.
Bring your recyclable and compostable items to Parker Plaza between 4:30 and 7:30 pm on game day to win a prize and help OSU compete!
The [...]

Your Refuse, My Refuge offers discussion and crafts this Thursday

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013

This Thursday, November 21 at 4:30-6:00 pm, the Waste Watchers and the Asian Pacific Cultural Center are teaming up to put on Your Refuse, My Refuge, an event focused on global garbage villages and waste reduction.
The event will be held at the Asian Pacific Cultural Center (APCC) at 2638 NW Jackson Street (view on campus [...]

Repair Fair November 20th: Learn new skills & get your fix

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013

If it’s broke, fix it! Come to the Recycling Warehouse at 644 SW 13th Street on Wednesday, November 20th between 5:30 and 7:30 pm for our second Repair Fair of the year. We won’t have another one until January!
Bring your broken items and questions and volunteers will help you learn how to repair your [...]

Celebrate America Recycles Day Friday, November 15th!

Monday, November 11th, 2013

America Recycles Day is “a nationally recognized day dedicated to promoting and celebrating recycling in the United States.”
Come celebrate on Friday, November 15th between 10:00 am and 1:00 pm in the center of the Memorial Union Quad by taking the recycling pledge – help OSU cover a dumpster with signatures! Also play the sorting [...]