Preparing for Plastic Free July…PLUS! Summer Depot Tour Signups! RMRS June, 2024 Newsletter Now Online

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In this newsletter…

  • Summer Depot Tour dates have been set! Sign up early to avoid disappointment 🙂
  • Come say “Hi!” to Perle & Nicole, our 2024 Community Education & Special Event Summer Students at upcoming community events & Repair Cafes
  • Plastic Free July is comingAre you up for the challenge? Join our summer students on their journey to reduce single-use plastic usage for the month of July.
  • Next Repair Cafe is Saturday, June 22 at Memorial Peace Park – part of the awesome National Indigenous Peoples Day celebrations!
  • We’re #3! The Maple Ridge Recycling Depot was once again named one of the TOP 3 collectors of used oil in the province!
  • Know a student looking for summer work? We are hiring for 2 Depot/Swamper positions.
  • Reminder there is NO Curbside recycling pickup on MONDAY, July 1 due to the Canada Day Stat holiday. Recycling Depot will be OPEN on Canada Day from 9am – 5pm.
  • Thank you everyone who came out to LAST Committee’s Transition Resource Fair on June 6! All attendees had a great time, learned lots to prepare for life after high school, and enjoyed PIZZA!!
  • Community Events! Check out some of the great things that are happening in Maple Ridge!

In case you missed it…

  • Have you checked out our Celebrate Earth Day EMERGE map yet? It’s great for exploring your community and has been viewed over 377,000 times! Let us know if we missed anything that should be on the map…