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August 2018

Recycle Saturday

Saturday, August 18 - 8:00 am to 12:00 pm

Wesselman Nature Society partners with the Vanderburgh County Solid Waste District to conduct monthly drop off recycling opportunities at various sites throughout Vanderburgh County for the convenience of county residents. Revenues from the sale of these items are used to fund the Nature Society’s programs. We appreciate your recycling efforts and hope you will make Wesselman your recycling center!

Accepted Items
Aluminum cans
Metal food cans
Newspapers, including inserts that come in the paper
Plastic bottles, only #1 – #7 plastic – milk jugs, laundry detergent bottles, and soda bottles. Bottles that contained a hazardous material (bleach, antifreeze) cannot be accepted.
Magazines and catalogs
Junk mail, notebook paper, wrapping paper, copy paper, envelopes, flyers.
Cardboard and paperboard, including cereal boxes.  Remove all styrofoam & plastic.
Shredded paper
Telephone books
We ask that you please separate these items by the material types listed above and place into separate bags or boxes. Paper shopping bags work best for this. Flatten boxes before you arrive if possible. Please be sure items are clean and dry. No styrofoam or plastic bags.

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September 2018

Recycle Saturday

Saturday, September 1 - 8:00 am to 12:00 pm

Wesselman Nature Society partners with the Vanderburgh County Solid Waste District to conduct monthly drop off recycling opportunities at various sites throughout Vanderburgh County for the convenience of county residents. Revenues from the sale of these items are used to fund the Nature Society’s programs. We appreciate your recycling efforts and hope you will make Wesselman your recycling center!

Accepted Items
Aluminum cans
Metal food cans
Newspapers, including inserts that come in the paper
Plastic bottles, only #1 – #7 plastic – milk jugs, laundry detergent bottles, and soda bottles. Bottles that contained a hazardous material (bleach, antifreeze) cannot be accepted.
Magazines and catalogs
Junk mail, notebook paper, wrapping paper, copy paper, envelopes, flyers.
Cardboard and paperboard, including cereal boxes.  Remove all styrofoam & plastic.
Shredded paper
Telephone books
We ask that you please separate these items by the material types listed above and place into separate bags or boxes. Paper shopping bags work best for this. Flatten boxes before you arrive if possible. Please be sure items are clean and dry. No styrofoam or plastic bags.

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Harvest Festival & Hayrides

Saturday, September 29 - 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Harvest Festival & Hayrides – Presented by St. Vincent

Experience the changing seasons at Wesselman Woods Nature Preserve while enjoying the traditions of autumn at this scare-free, family-friendly event. Admission is $5 per person (ages 2 and under are free), and activities willl include horse-drawn hayrides, guided night hikes, animal programs, stargazing, insect encounters, cider press demonstrations, a campfire, and plenty of activities and crafts for children.

Seasonal concessions will be available for purchase. Free event parking is available in the former Roberts Stadium parking lot adjacent to the nature preserve. All proceeds will help support the nature-based educational programs provided by Wesselman Nature Society throughout the year. For more information, call 812 479-0771.

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October 2018

Recycle Saturday

Saturday, October 6 - 8:00 am to 12:00 pm

Wesselman Nature Society partners with the Vanderburgh County Solid Waste District to conduct monthly drop off recycling opportunities at various sites throughout Vanderburgh County for the convenience of county residents. Revenues from the sale of these items are used to fund the Nature Society’s programs. We appreciate your recycling efforts and hope you will make Wesselman your recycling center!

Accepted Items
Aluminum cans
Metal food cans
Newspapers, including inserts that come in the paper
Plastic bottles, only #1 – #7 plastic – milk jugs, laundry detergent bottles, and soda bottles. Bottles that contained a hazardous material (bleach, antifreeze) cannot be accepted.
Magazines and catalogs
Junk mail, notebook paper, wrapping paper, copy paper, envelopes, flyers.
Cardboard and paperboard, including cereal boxes.  Remove all styrofoam & plastic.
Shredded paper
Telephone books
We ask that you please separate these items by the material types listed above and place into separate bags or boxes. Paper shopping bags work best for this. Flatten boxes before you arrive if possible. Please be sure items are clean and dry. No styrofoam or plastic bags.

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Recycle Saturday

Saturday, October 13 - 8:00 am to 12:00 pm

Wesselman Nature Society partners with the Vanderburgh County Solid Waste District to conduct monthly drop off recycling opportunities at various sites throughout Vanderburgh County for the convenience of county residents. Revenues from the sale of these items are used to fund the Nature Society’s programs. We appreciate your recycling efforts and hope you will make Wesselman your recycling center!

Accepted Items
Aluminum cans
Metal food cans
Newspapers, including inserts that come in the paper
Plastic bottles, only #1 – #7 plastic – milk jugs, laundry detergent bottles, and soda bottles. Bottles that contained a hazardous material (bleach, antifreeze) cannot be accepted.
Magazines and catalogs
Junk mail, notebook paper, wrapping paper, copy paper, envelopes, flyers.
Cardboard and paperboard, including cereal boxes.  Remove all styrofoam & plastic.
Shredded paper
Telephone books
We ask that you please separate these items by the material types listed above and place into separate bags or boxes. Paper shopping bags work best for this. Flatten boxes before you arrive if possible. Please be sure items are clean and dry. No styrofoam or plastic bags.

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November 2018

Recycle Saturday

Saturday, November 3 - 8:00 am to 12:00 pm

Wesselman Nature Society partners with the Vanderburgh County Solid Waste District to conduct monthly drop off recycling opportunities at various sites throughout Vanderburgh County for the convenience of county residents. Revenues from the sale of these items are used to fund the Nature Society’s programs. We appreciate your recycling efforts and hope you will make Wesselman your recycling center!

Accepted Items
Aluminum cans
Metal food cans
Newspapers, including inserts that come in the paper
Plastic bottles, only #1 – #7 plastic – milk jugs, laundry detergent bottles, and soda bottles. Bottles that contained a hazardous material (bleach, antifreeze) cannot be accepted.
Magazines and catalogs
Junk mail, notebook paper, wrapping paper, copy paper, envelopes, flyers.
Cardboard and paperboard, including cereal boxes.  Remove all styrofoam & plastic.
Shredded paper
Telephone books
We ask that you please separate these items by the material types listed above and place into separate bags or boxes. Paper shopping bags work best for this. Flatten boxes before you arrive if possible. Please be sure items are clean and dry. No styrofoam or plastic bags.

Click Here for full schedule and more information

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December 2018

Recycle Saturday

Saturday, December 1 - 8:00 am to 12:00 pm

Wesselman Nature Society partners with the Vanderburgh County Solid Waste District to conduct monthly drop off recycling opportunities at various sites throughout Vanderburgh County for the convenience of county residents. Revenues from the sale of these items are used to fund the Nature Society’s programs. We appreciate your recycling efforts and hope you will make Wesselman your recycling center!

Accepted Items
Aluminum cans
Metal food cans
Newspapers, including inserts that come in the paper
Plastic bottles, only #1 – #7 plastic – milk jugs, laundry detergent bottles, and soda bottles. Bottles that contained a hazardous material (bleach, antifreeze) cannot be accepted.
Magazines and catalogs
Junk mail, notebook paper, wrapping paper, copy paper, envelopes, flyers.
Cardboard and paperboard, including cereal boxes.  Remove all styrofoam & plastic.
Shredded paper
Telephone books
We ask that you please separate these items by the material types listed above and place into separate bags or boxes. Paper shopping bags work best for this. Flatten boxes before you arrive if possible. Please be sure items are clean and dry. No styrofoam or plastic bags.

Click Here for full schedule and more information

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Recycle Saturday

Saturday, December 8 - 8:00 am to 12:00 pm

Wesselman Nature Society partners with the Vanderburgh County Solid Waste District to conduct monthly drop off recycling opportunities at various sites throughout Vanderburgh County for the convenience of county residents. Revenues from the sale of these items are used to fund the Nature Society’s programs. We appreciate your recycling efforts and hope you will make Wesselman your recycling center!

Accepted Items
Aluminum cans
Metal food cans
Newspapers, including inserts that come in the paper
Plastic bottles, only #1 – #7 plastic – milk jugs, laundry detergent bottles, and soda bottles. Bottles that contained a hazardous material (bleach, antifreeze) cannot be accepted.
Magazines and catalogs
Junk mail, notebook paper, wrapping paper, copy paper, envelopes, flyers.
Cardboard and paperboard, including cereal boxes.  Remove all styrofoam & plastic.
Shredded paper
Telephone books
We ask that you please separate these items by the material types listed above and place into separate bags or boxes. Paper shopping bags work best for this. Flatten boxes before you arrive if possible. Please be sure items are clean and dry. No styrofoam or plastic bags.

Click Here for full schedule and more information

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