Need 50 baby food jars or 300 puzzle pieces? Visit the ReUZ Room located inside the Environmental Education Center (EEC). Free supplies are available to any non-profit organization, including teachers, scout and church groups. Shoeboxes, buttons, used crayons, paper towel tubes, egg cartons, gift wrap and yarn are just a few of the reusable items accepted as donated and made available to you. Before you leave the ReUZ Room, your bags of reusables are weighed and a record is kept of the pounds of trash diverted from landfills! Call (219) 853-2420 for more information about this great resource!
Located in the Environmental Education Center
2405 Calumet Avenue, Hammond, IN 46320
Tuesday - Friday, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The ReUZ room will be closed MONDAYS.
SPECIAL SATURDAY HOURS:
Saturday, September 30, 9 am -11 am
Saturday, October 21, 9 am -11 am
Saturday, November 17, 9 am - 11 am
Saturday, December 9, 9 am - 11 am
Visitors to the Reuz Room can bring PRE-SORTED, CLEAN, REUSABLE items to the EEC during the hours listed above. A staff member will check your items in before you leave so please be prepared to spend a few minutes here. Items CANNOT be left outside the building at any time.
Please call ahead to (219) 853-2420 to be sure we are open and accepting your items.