February 22, 2011
Start your spring cleaning early! The library is having a RECYCLING EXTRAVAGANZA on Saturday, MARCH 5, from 10 am to 2 pm. The trucks will be located in the parking lot in front of DuPage High School District 88's administrative offices, 2 Friendship Plaza. Hard work deserves some fun. The library is having WORLD FEST in the building from 11 am to 4 pm. Great entertainment and much more await you.
The library is working with SCARCE, Creative Recycling, Friends of the Addison Public Library, Addison Lions Club, the Addison VFW Post 7446, the Addison Rotary Club, and the Kiwanis Club of Addison.
Items that will be accepted:
Household Keys: Car, House, Luggage
Altoid Mint Boxes
Office Equipment: Scanners / Fax Machines, Printers, Toner/Ink Cartridges, Copy Machines, Desktop Fax Machines
Electronic Equipment: Televisions – CRTs and Flat Screen, Stereos, Radios, Gaming Consoles, VCRs, Tape Players, CD Players
Computers: Desktop, Laptop, Mainframes, Servers
Computer Monitors: CRTs , Flat Panel
Computer Accessories: Keyboards/Mice, Terminals, Network Hubs, Peripherals, Power & Network Cables, Modems, Hard Drives, CD Roms, UPS (personal & network), Docking Stations
Rechargeable Batteries / Household Batteries
Telephones / Cell Phones
Small Household Appliances: Irons, Toasters, Toaster Ovens, Electric Canopeners, etc.
Equipment for Pets: Dog Kennels, Cat Transport Cages, Leashes, Collars, Blankets, Towels, Feed Bowls, Watering Bowls
Items that will NOT be accepted:
Household hazardous materials
Light bulbs (fluorescent or Incandescent)
Large household appliances (White Goods)
Gas powered engines
Paint (oil based and latex)