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Learn + Discover our Upcoming Classes

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Learn + Discover our Upcoming Classes

Become an expert recycler and get all your recycling questions answered in one of these upcoming options:

Recycling 101
Thursday, January 9, 2020 | 6 to 7:30 p.m.
Join EarthWays Center staff in this information 1 ½ hour class all about recycling. We’ll discuss the importance of recycling, the value of products, the recycling process, and tips and tricks for you to share with family and friends to help everyone recycle right. 

Behind the Scenes: Technology of Single Stream Recycling  
Thursday, January 23, 2020 or February 6, 2020 | 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Join us as we tour a real recycling center, or as it is called in the recycling industry a MRF – material recovery facility. See how the machines operate and just why it’s so important to only recycle things that can actually be recycled.

Click here to search all upcoming "Green Living" classes and tours. 

Eco-Friendly Furniture Restoration 
Thursday, January 30, 2020 | 7 to 9 p.m.
Winter is the perfect time to plan for spring projects and this upcoming Eco-Friendly Furniture class is the perfect opportunity to get the scoop on everything you need to know to add a whole new look to your furniture without harming the environment or compromising your health.

Click here to search all upcoming "DIY Crafts" classes.



Stormwater, Native Plants, and Other Solutions - NEW
Thursday, February 20, 2020 | 6 to 7:30 p.m. 
This class will explore the value of clean water in our community. Walk away with practical (and plant-based) solutions you can do in your own life and community to help protect our watershed. Presented in partnership with the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District.

Click here to search all upcoming "Green Living" classes.



Want to Learn + Discover even more? You can see all upcoming classes at Missouri Botanical Garden, Shaw Nature Reserve, or the Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House at or call (314) 577-9506.


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