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Inspiring People to Care for the Earth

 
SCARCE 25th Anniversary! Print E-mail

SCARCE 25 logoClean off your bookshelves and donate 25 books to the Book Rescue Project to commemorate our 25th anniversary!

 
SCARCE Receives DuPage Community Foundation Grant Print E-mail

DCF

 

SCARCE was one of the 23 not-for-profit organizations in DuPage County to receive a grant from the 2014 Fall Community Needs Grant cycle of The DuPage Community Foundation.

 
Holiday Light Recycling! Print E-mail

Holiday Light Reycling

The Holiday Lights colleciton is back on for the 2014-2015 season!  Thank you to Elgin Recycling for working with us once again!

Lights accepted include:  Italian mini-lights, traditional lights, extension cords, rope lights, LED lights.  Lights can be in working or non working condition, from any holiday!

 

SCARCE collects holiday lights all year long!

    • Addison Park District
      • Park District Community Center
    • Bartlett, November 1-April 1
      • Village Hall, 228 S. Main St.
    • Carol Stream, November 17-February 9
      • Municipal Center, 500 S. Gary Ave.
      • 280 Kuhn Rd.
    • Clarendon Hills
      • Police Department 448 Park Ave
    • Darien, November 17-February 8
      • Police Department Lobby, 1710 Plainfield Rd
    • Downers Grove through January 31 - during business hours M-F 8:00am-5:00pm
      • Village Hall, 801 Burlington Ave
      • Public Works Facility 5101 Walnut Ave 
    • Elmhurst, November 17-January 26
      • City Hall
      • Public Works Garage, 985 S. Riverside Dr.
      • York High School
      • Emerson School
      • Jackson School
      • Hawthorne School
    • Glen Ellyn Nov-January 31 
      • Ackerman Sports & Fitness Center, 800 St. Charles Rd
      • Main Street Recreation Center, Main & Hill St
      • Spring Avenue Recreation Center, 185 Spring Ave
    • Glendale Heights, November 3-April 1
      • Public Service Building, 1635 Glen Ellyn Rd.
    • Hanover Park
      • Public Works Garage, 2041 W. Lake St.
    • Itasca, November 28-January 30
      • Itasca Municipal Complex, 550 W. Irving Park Rd.
    • Lisle, December 1-January 31
      • Village Hall, 925 Burlington Ave.
    • Lisle Park District, now-February 1
      • Rec Center, 1925 Ohio St.
      • Wheatstack Restaurant, 5900 S. Rt. 53
    • Naperville, November 24 - April 1 more info
      • Public Works Recycling Drop Off Center, 180 Fort Hill Dr. (Wed. & Sat. 8am-4pm)
      • Public Works Admin. Office, (Mon.-Frid., 7am - 4:30pm)
      • Municipal Center Lunchroom, 400 S. Eagle St. (Mon.-Fri., 8am-5pm)
    • Naperville Park District, November 17-February 13
      • Knoch Knolls Nature Center (Hours: Mon.-Sat., 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Sun. 12:00 noon-5:00 p.m.)
      • Alfred Rubin Riverwalk Community Center, 305 W. Jackson Avenue – Lower Level (Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. with additional evening and weekend hours for programs)
      • Springbrook Golf Course, 2220 W. 83rd Street (Hours: Mon.-Sun., 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.). Please note that Springbrook Golf Course will be closed Dec. 24-Jan. 1.
    • Roselle, October 21-February 28
      • Public Works Building, 474 Congress Circle North Drive
    • SCARCE, ongoing
      • SCARCE offices, 799 Roosevelt Rd., Building 2 (9am-4:30pm)

Warrenville,

      November 17-February 1
      • Public Library, 28W751 Stafford Pl.
  • Wayne Township,through March 31 (8am-4pm, M-F)
  • 4N230 Klein Road, West Chicago
  • West Chicago,  November 24-January 23
    • Public Works, 135 West Grandlake
    • Muprhy's Ace Hardware
    • West Chicago Methodist Church
    • Public Library
    • Police Station
    • Water Treatment Facility
  • Wheaton, November 24-February 9
    • 821 W. Liberty Dr.
  • Wheaton, First Presbyterian Church, November 25-February 28
    • 715 N. Carlton
  • Wheaton Park District, November 16-Feburary 28
    • 1777 S. Blanchard St.
  • Woodridge, November 24, March 13
    • Village Hall, 5 Plaza Dr.
    • Public Works Building, 1 Plaza Dr.


 

 
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Tue: 9am - 6pm

2nd & 4th Sat of the month: 9am - noon

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