• When: Saturday, Oct. 1st from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
• Where: Uxbridge Arena and Recreation Centre, 291 Brock St. W., Uxbridge.
• Why: The Waste Fair is a free family-friendly event, that focuses on educating residents about responsible waste management.
Highlights of the Waste Fair will include:
• Educational displays about the Region’s waste management programs
• Educational displays by the Region’s waste management partners
• Eco-friendly crafts and games
• Collection vehicles on display
• A face painter and Durham’s Blue Box and Green Bin mascots
• An interactive bird show
• A puppet show about the importance of composting
• Blue Box and Green Bin exchanges and sales
Note: For more information, visit www.durham.ca/wasteevents.