Saint Nicholas Orthodox Church to hold recycling day


Shrewsbury – An electronic recycle day will be held in the Saint Nicholas Orthodox Church parking lot, 34 Gold St., Saturday, Aug. 29, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Accepted electronics include: monitors, computers, computer games, stereo equipment, copy and fax machines, printers, microwaves, computer towers, dehumidifiers, TVs – basically any item that has a plug. Other items include: air conditioners, dehumidifiers, washers, dryers, stoves, refrigerators as well as lawn mowers, snow blowers with the gas removed, exercise equipment and grills.

The recycle event will have low fees of $5 each for small electronic items such as DVDs, computer towers, and vacuums; $10 for any monitor or small TV less than 19″; $15 for each TV between 19″ and 26″; and $20 each TV over 26″ wide and wood console TVs; projection TVs $25 each; and TV 32″ and over, $30. Any appliance is $10 each and large refrigerators are $25. Cell phones, car and truck batteries and scrap metal is free.

Any unwanted bicycle of any kind, new or old, in any condition will be accepted. The bikes will then be refurbished. To schedule a home pick up of a bicycle (or bicycles) email [email protected] or call 508-277-6728.