HERE WE GO OTTERS...
Get ready for a spectacular week ahead! Earth Day is Thursday, April 22nd!
Be sure to take part in these great efforts planned through our Go Green PTA Committee…
- ALL WEEK | Edison’s Sneaker Drive is back! - We are teaming up again with www.projectsole.org. ALL TYPES OF USED SHOES can be donated (see details & drop-off locations below).
- Sat/Sun, April 24-25th, 9am-12pm| Edison’s Coastal Clean-up Event – Participate as a solo family event, a cohort event, or a socially-distanced meetup with friends (see more details this week).
- April 25, 10am-12pm | Earth Week Book, Sports & Garden SWAP - In the name of "Re-use" students & families will have the opportunity to clean closets, find and trade books, size-up and trade sports clothes, gear & equipment for FREE. Succulents and garden supplies too. You need not bring anything to shop. Open to everyone at Edison. Spring cleaning!!! Leftover items to be donated. (see details & drop-off locations below)
- ALL OF APRIL | Discover Dispatch Goods (Zero-waste Take-out… now in Alameda!) – Go to www.dispatchgoods.com and use the code EARTHMONTH for $5 off your family’s order at any participating restaurant on their website (they will pick-up your reusable dishes right from your front door – It is fabulous. No. More. Waste.)
More details are below.
In the meantime, as we say here at Edison "You Otter Be Green"!
Where to Drop-off Sneakers/Shoes & SWAP Items
Earth Week Sneaker Drive
ALL WEEK (Apr. 19-25th)
Sneakers or Shoes must be placed in a PLASTIC BAG (reuse one, please!) and can be dropped-off at ANY of the following locations:
- 2509 Encinal Avenue
- 3249 Thompson Avenue
- 1514 Fountain Street
- 2941 Northwood Drive
- 2808 Lincoln Avenue
Earth Week Book, Sports & Garden SWAP
SWAP Event (Sun, Apr. 25th, 10am-12pm)
Location -- corner of Lincoln & Versailles St (grassy area outside Edison play structure)
Drop-off's - ALL WEEK (Apr. 19-25th):
Good condition items can be dropped-off at the following locations (or bring to the SWAP in-person by 10am on Apr. 25th):
Sports clothes, shoes, gear & equipment, and used Edison wear:
- 2938 Northwood Drive
- 2820 Windsor Drive
- 1716 Versailles Ave
- 2820 Windsor Drive
Any of the following are acceptable:
Kids books & Adult fiction
Kids wheels - bikes, scooters, ride-ons, roller skates & blades
Kids sports equipment including clothing, accessories, & shoes
Used Edison wear
Succulents & garden supplies – Bring on Apr. 25th!
If you are looking for a good home for your CLEAN dry folded paper bags and/or reusable plastic bags – bring these too (these will be used or donated!)
Feel free to contact the following PTA leads with any questions:
Edison Go Green Co-Chairs:
Debi Ryan (email@example.com) or Jeanine Sidran (firstname.lastname@example.org)