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Posted on May 13, 2024

summer camp promo

Do you have a young environmental enthusiast at home? Sign them up for our Recycling Rocks Summer Camp, which meets in the Education Center at our state-of-the-art Metro Recycling Facility in Grimes!

While there, campers will:

  • Learn about recycling guidelines
  • See first-hand what happens to their recyclables once they leave the curb
  • Participate in fun games, crafts, and activities that are focused on recycling and other sustainable practices

2-day Camp
9 AM-3 PM 
July 11-12
For children entering 1st or 2nd grade in the fall of 2024


4-day Camp
9 AM-Noon
July 16-19
For children entering 3rd-5th grade in the fall of 2024