Imagine Craft Days

June 19, 2016

St. Patrick - Guitar   Orchard View - Widdis Totem Pole

Join us for FREE activities every Monday this summer (2016) from 1-5 PM at the Recycling and Education Center located at 977 Wealthy St. SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504.

Learn first-hand what it means to recycle through games, crafts, and a walkthrough above the machinery!

Questions?  Contact us at or 616-632-7920.

DATE     THEME                       CRAFT                     
June 13 Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Rubber-band guitar
June 20 Plastics in the Oceans Toilet paper tube fish
June 27 The Future of Trash Tin can robot planters
July 11 Recycling Sing-Alongs Musical Art
July 18 Natural Resources Landscape mural
July 25 Christmas in July Egg carton wreath
Aug 1 Sports and Recycling Paper football craft
Aug 8 Recycling Around the World Mini totem poles
Aug 15 Share Your Recycling Knowledge Recycling mural
Aug 22 The Future of Trash Bottle cap robot
Aug 29 Recycling Strategies Ball in a K-Cup

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