Recycle Fest is Here

October 31, 2014

On Saturday, November 1, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., make sure to join the cities of West U and Bellaire at the annual Recycles Fest. The two cities’ recycling committees are holding their first joint festival to promote recycling and protection of the environment.
This year’s Recycles Fest event will take place at Loftin Park in Bellaire, 7008 South Rice. Activities will include:
• Recycled Art Contest
• Children’s Scavenger Hunt
• Recycled Greeting Card Activity
• Japanese Block Printing with Styrofoam
• Children’s Craft Activities
• Scouting Fun Patch
• Rock Wall Climbing
• Inflatable Bounce Houses
• Free, secure paper shredding
In addition to activities and events, Recycles Fest will also feature educational speakers and training from industry professionals. Some of the topics are: residential solar power, Texans for clean water, recycling & kids and rain barrels.
Food trucks also will be on site for a quick snack. Vendors include Bernie’s Burger Bus, Golden Frill and Kona Ice. Tommy Blaze will provide the music.