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Events/Special Activities
Throughout the southland, there are events and special activities focusing on improving the environment in which we live and opportunities for residents to participate and make a difference. See below for events that you can participate in:


Too Toxic To Trash
Dispose of Household Hazardous Waste and E-Waste the right way by attending one of the following Household Hazardous Waste and E-Waste Roundups brought to you by the County of Los Angeles:

August 19, 2017
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Los Angeles County Office of Education
9300 Imperial Highway
Downey, CA 90242
For more information view the "Event Flyer".

August 26, 2017
9:00 am - 3:00pm

Los Angeles County Department of Public Works Headquarters
900 South Fremont Avenue
Alhambra, CA 91803
For more information view the "Event Flyer".

Free Oil Filter & Motor Oil Recycling Event!
Everyone is invited to bring in their used motor oil and used oil filters. All those who recycle their used oil filter will receive one FREE new Oil Filter (valued up to $12). Recycling motor oil and filters helps save our environment and keeps our water clean. So don’t miss out – we’re making it easier for you to keep your car running smoothly and efficiently.

Saturday, August 26, 2017
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

O’Reilly Auto Parts
722 S. Atlantic Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90022
For more information view the "Event Flyer".


East Yard Bike Toxic Tour
Learn about the East Yard Bike Toxic Tour brought to you by the East Yard Communities for Environmental Justice (EYCEJ) organization, and consider taking the tour.

An Accident Waiver and Release of Liability Form is required to be part of the "Toxic Tour".

Sierra Club Angeles Chapter
The first local chapter of the Sierra Club was founded on November 1, 1911. 75 Sierra Club members gathered in downtown Los Angeles to sign a petition calling for the creation of a "Southern California Section". Today, the Sierra Club Angeles Chapter covers Los Angeles and Orange Counties. The Angeles Chapter of the Sierra Club offers a wide variety of opportunities to get involved with your friends and neighbors to explore, enjoy and protect the natural resources of Southern California.

Find your passion by "Discovering The Angeles Chapter".

For more information visit:
Sierra Club Angeles Chapter

Tree People
TreePeople inspires and supports the people of LA to come together to plant and care for trees, harvest the rain renew depleted landscapes. Born from the efforts of teenagers over 40 years ago, TreePeople has involved more than 2 million people in planting and caring for more than 2 million trees. YOU can make a difference today by joining the team of Volunteers. Find the next volunteering opportunity on the Event Calendar.

For more information visit: TreePeople