Snack and sip while learning about local groups and businesses that support reduction and reuse during the Sharing and Repair Open House. 

Sharing, borrowing, renting and repairing are strategies to help reduce waste and impacts on the environment, while also saving money and simplifying lifestyles. 

Stop by and learn more about the great local businesses and organizations that support sharing and repair from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 7, 2018, at the East Side Recycling Center, 2401 Scott Blvd SE. There is no cost to attend and snacks and drinks will be provided. 

These organizations (and more!) will be at the event: 

  • The Iowa City Bike Library
  • Table to Table
  • Salvage Barn's Tool Library
  • STEAM Fab Lab
  • Pyramid Services 
  • Iowa City Public Library
  • Coralville Public Library
  • North Liberty Community Library
  • Iowa City Landfill and Recycling Center Swap Shop

RSVP to the Sharing and Repair Facebook event page for updates and reminders. 

The Sharing and Repair Open House will close out Iowa City Recycling's Winter Reuse and Upcycling Series, which focuses on different ways to upcycle materials, or give materials a new use or purpose.

For more information, contact Jane Wilch at 319-887-6110 or  

Date of publication

Monday, March 05, 2018