SHIRLEY -- The 5th annual Recycle Your Reusables Day will be held Saturday, Oct. 19, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Ayer/Shirley Middle School, 1 Hospital Road, Shirley.
Free and open to all with a donation of nonperishable foods for Loaves & Fishes.
Here's a sampling of what you can bring:
* household goods, appliances, furniture
* paper and media for shredding
* bicycles, helmets, supplies
* rigid plastic: kids' toys, lawn furniture, etc.
* athletic shoes
* books, CDs, DVDs, video games
* usable construction items, paint, tools, hardware
* textiles: clothing, linen, shoes, leather goods
* electronics ($)
* wood pellet/bird seed bags, chip bags, granola bar wrappers
and much more. For the complete list see tinyurl.com/ryrlist.
For more information or to volunteer:
This event is sponsored by the Ayer Recycling Committee and the Shirley Recycling Committee.