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Going Green with NPL

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  • Give waste-less gifts such as certificates for massages, pedicures, and restaurants or tickets to a concert or museum exhibit.
  • Shop for unique gifts at antique shops or estate sales.
  • Shop for decorative functional items at places like ReUseIt.com, Wild Mint, or Hipcycle.
  • Pick eco-friendly stocking stuffers: seed packets, artisanal soap bars, washable snack pouches, or certificates promising to do chores like free babysitting, cooking dinner, etc.

Recycle your old batteries, eyeglasses and cell phones in the new Recycle Center at the east entrance of the library near the cafe.

Green Events

Weird Weather
Monday, March 21, 2016 - 7:00pm
Pollak Room AB

Warm, wet winters, severe storms, and record heat waves. Climate change has arrived in our neighborhood and is affecting our sewer system, tree survival, energy grid, and more. Joel Stauber discusses ways each of us can mitigate the effects of weather variability.