SalemRecycles Signature Annual Events
Spring Book Swap March 2017
Another great Book Swap, 775 people turned out! Just shy of 800, the record from 2016. Even on a snowy Spring day in 2015, the turn out was a fabulous 670!
Drop & Swap in Conjunction with Clean Salem Green Salem Day (5/3/14)
November Textile Recycling
Haunted Happenings Grand Parade
UpCycle Cartons to Birdhouses at Salem Arts Festival (6/7 & 8, 2014)
60 cartons upcycled all but 3 were done by enthusiastic, creative & proud kids ranging from ages 4-12. Great recycling Q&A with parents and kids during art making time. Read what NoBo magazine said about the Arts Fest and our UpCycle table.
Book Swap (3/15/14)
A record 700 people attended! Old books found new homes, books left over went to Goodwill! Good reads for all ages. Mayor Driscoll, Councillor Turiel & Jane were there. Check our all the thing repurposed in our UpCycle display!
Textile Recycling Event (11/23/13)
Ward 2 Councillor-Elect Heather Famico at Textile event with Goodwill & SalemRecycles members at Riley Plaza
Bag It: Documentary Movie (11/3/13)
SalemRecycles sponsored the screening of “Bag It”, the story of how “single use” plastics Never goes away.
Senator Joan Lovely at a BAG IT movie presented by SalemRecycles, SAFE, Salem Sound Coastwatch and the Sierra Club – thanks to Cinema Salem