Date

Nov 17 2021
Expired!

Time

9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Chemists Catalyze Change!

Help at Midland Recyclers! (located at the entrance to the Landfill, 4305 E Ashman St, Midland, MI 48642)

Please sign up for times (At the Event Link) based on the nature of your group and the type of activity you are interested in.

We ask that you please be flexible as far as activities/jobs are concerned because jobs/priorities vary daily depending on the amount/type of materials the recycling center receives.

 

Types of activities:

Older Child-friendly jobs:

separating/bagging plastic bags/bubble wrap

separating office paper/newspapers/catalogs

flattening/taking caps off milk jugs/water bottles etc

sweeping

 

 Family jobs (for children and accompanying adults):

sorting table: sorting the various plastics, styrofoam, cans, aluminum, cardboard/glass etc

sorting/bagging/boxing returnables

 

Adult jobs:

sorting, bagging, taping batteries

balers

NOTE: Please bring a pair of thick cloth or leather gloves, and dress for cool temperatures in comfortable work clothes and closed-toed shoes. Safety glasses must also be worn in the processing area, and will be provided, as will orange vests for anyone under 18 years of age.  Everyone in your party who is eligible must be vaccinated to participate; masks are encouraged for everyone!

The event is finished.

Hourly Schedule

First Volunteer Group (11am - 9am)

9:00am - 11:00am
Adult Activity (4)
9:00am - 11:00am
Family Activity (2)
minimum party of 2.
9am - 11am
Older Child Activity (4)

Second Volunteer Group (11am - 1pm)

11:00am - 1:00pm
Adult Activity (4)
11:00am - 1:00pm
Family Activity (2)
minimum party of 2.
11:00am - 1:00pm
Older Child Activity (4)

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