Collingswood Green Day Event

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LET'S GO GREEN TOGETHER!

Saturday, April 30
9am to 2 pm
Zane School Parking Lot
(Haddon and Irvin Avenues in rear lot)

Join us for our annual green resources event. Whether you are an eco-friendly expert or just getting started on your own green initiatives, the Collingswood Green Day provides opportunities and resources to support you on your journey to sustainable living.

PLEASE NOTE: The Camden County Hazardous Waste drop-off will be held separately on April 23, 2022. This event will not be held on the same day as the annual Green Festival on April 30, as it has been in prior years. The County’s Hazardous Waste Collection will be held as a standalone event on April 23 from 8:30am to 3pm at 713 N Atlantic Ave. Please do not bring hazardous materials to the Green Day Event on April 30. Full details on the April 23 Hazardous Waste event  can be found here (Download PDF Flyer) 

HERBS, PLANTS, & FLOWERS
Get your garden started with plant sales including pollinator kits from Wild Roots, plants from the Community Garden, and Collingswood High School's Greenhouse plant sale.  More info can be found here

PLANT TREES
Trees clean the air, prevent soil erosion, and stormwater run-off. attract birds, and increase your home's value. Stop by and get your discounted trees and shrubs. A limited supply of free tree saplings will also be available.

DISCOUNTED COMPOSTERS & RAIN BARREL SALES
The yearly sale is back! Sponsored by the Borough and Sustainable Collingswood, residents have the ability to purchase discounted compost bins and rain barrels online and pick them up on April 30 at the Collingswood Green Day. Supplies are limited and you must order online by April 27. Pre-pay for your rain barrel and/or composter and pick up at the Collingswood Green Festival on Saturday, April 30, 2022 anytime between 9am and 2pm.   

You can pay by cash (brought to Collingswood Borough Hall, Tax Dept., 1st Floor, 678 Haddon Avenue, Collingswood, NJ  08108, Monday-Friday between 9am and 4:30pm. You can pay by check dropped off or mailed to the Borough Hall address noted previously.  Or you can pay by PayPal. To use PayPal, send an email to Bette Jo at epigliacelli@collingswood.com with the subject line "Composter/Rain Barrel" and you will receive a PayPal link.  Cost:  Rain Barrels - $60, Composters - $50

NOTE: At this time all inventory is spoken for. Check back for updates.

RECYCLING
Electronics Collection: 9 am to 2 pm
Paper Shredding, sponsored by the Camden County Board of Commissioners: 9 am to 12 pm
Latex-Based Paint Collection: The Borough puts your unused paint to work for projects in town. Drop off cans with usable paint in them at our recycle tent. 

Collingswood Police Department will also be hosting a medication collection at 30 W. Collings Ave, the Collingswood Community Center. Bring your unwanted and unneeded medications to the Community Center from 10am to 2 pm.  Any questions contact Agent Christopher Rodgers at crodgers@collingswood.com

PLEASE NOTE: There is no hazardous waste collection at the event this year. See countywide event schedule for locations and dates.

BIKE SHARE
Biking is more popular than ever as people look for opportunities to get out and enjoy the outdoors. You can rent a bike for just $25 per year-what a deal! 

GREEN TEAM GRAB AND GO EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS
Visit the Green Team and other organizations tables to pick up educational materials. Learn how to save water, protect wild-life, reduce pollution, and other sustainable lifestyle hacks!