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America Recycles Day

America Recycles Day

America Recycles Day 2016 flyer

HOLLAND, Mich. — Grand Valley students, faculty and staff members will participate in the fourth annual America Recycles Day in Holland, as part of the Living Sustainably Along the Lakeshore series.

The event, "I Didn't Know I Could Recycle That?" is set for Tuesday, November 15, from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Herrick District Library, 300 S. River Ave. It is free and open to the public.

Speakers will include Chelsea Brehm, faculty member in the sport leadership program, who will discuss the success of the Gazelle Girl Half-Marathon as a zero waste event. Ken Freestone, a liberal studies major, will serve as the evening's emcee.

Other presentations will focus on sustainability at home, how to keep items from landfills and practical business solutions. For more information, visit www.gvsu.edu/holland or call (616) 331-3910.

This event is co-sponsored by Living Sustainably Along the Lakeshore, City of Holland, GreenMichigan.org, Chef Container LLC, Grand Valley Meijer Campus in Holland, and TerraCycle.