Events & Announcements

Feb
23
Sat
Drop-Off Recycling Event @ Riverbanks Zoo & Garden
Feb 23 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

February 23, 2019 – There will be a drop-off recycling event for Lexington and Richland County residents for paper shredding, electronics and scrap metal.  The event will be from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm at the Riverbanks Zoo & Garden, 500 Wildlife Parkway, Columbia 29210 (overflow parking lot, just past the main entrance)

Additional information on recycling and current initiatives can be obtained by visiting the SONOCO website at: https://www.sonoco.com/product/recycling-services  I can be reached at (803) 781-7050, if there are any additional questions.
Mar
15
Fri
IRMO RAIN BARREL WORKSHOP @ TOWN OF IRMO
Mar 15 @ 8:45 am – 12:00 pm

 

Rain barrels collect rain water off your roof that you can use to water your garden, wash your car and any other outdoor use.  Rain Barrels can help you save water, save money and reduce stormwater pollution.  You can build you own rain barrel at this workshop to take home!

Learn about:

  • Rain Barrel Construction
  • Stormwater Runoff and water pollution
  • Rainwater harvesting with barrels and cisterns

Program Fee: $25.00 (Includes all materials and refreshments)

Registration Deadline:  Monday, March 11, 2019

To Register or for more information contact: Brittany Sandifer at Lexington Soil and Water Conservation District or mail in the Rain Barrel Workshop Registration Form.

Oct
12
Sat
Drop-Off Recycling Event @ Irmo High School
Oct 12 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

October 12, 2019 – There will be a drop-off recycling event for both Lexington and Richland residents for paper shredding, electronics and scrap metal.  The event will be from 8:00 am – 12:00 pm at Irmo High School 6671 St Andrews Rd, Columbia, SC 29212 (Square parking lot on corner of Wescott Road and St. Andrews Road)

2019 Lexington County Recycling Drop-off Event Schedule