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Yard Smart

Yard Smart is a free, informative seminar designed to provide effective, beneficial ways to use water wisely in the landscape. Topics vary by season and have included butterfly gardening, landscape watering, container gardens, perennials, trees, and much more. Mark your calendar now for the next seminar on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014. Learn more.

Trinity River Trash Bash

Pitch in this fall and help clean up liter around the Trinity River from 8:30 to 11 a.m. Sept. 20. Learn more.

Take Back Meds

Bring your unused and expired medications for safe disposal. Visit the Take Back Meds page for details.

National Night Out

Be ready for your neighborhood gathering Oct. 7. Check out recycling bins for free through the Parks & Community Services Department.

Fifth Annual Lake Arlington/Eugene McCray Park Cleanup

Join the community from 9 a.m. to noon at the park pavilion, 3449 Quail Road, and help clean up the Lake Arlington area. No registration is necessary.

Recycle Bowl

This school recycling competition runs from Oct. 13 – Nov. 15. Register your school, organize your green team and track recycling weights and report the results.

Litter Stomp

Grab your friends and family and organize a cleanup in your neighborhood from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 25.

Master Composter Course

The Master Composter course is a 15 hour class offered twice a year. The course is taught by nationally recognized instructor Larry Wilhelm. Class participants attending all three days receive the Rodale Book of Composting and a C.E. Shepherd Compost bin, and will be instructed on implementing good soil practices at home, the ins and outs of backyard composting and other sustainable practices for the home, yard and garden. Learn more.

Arbor Day

The State of Texas celebrates Arbor Day on the first Friday of November. Plant a tree to honor this important day.

Recycling Center Tour

If you've ever wondered how recyclables are processed at the recycling center, join the Keep Fort Worth Beautiful for a tour from 11:30 to 12:30 Friday, Nov. 14.

America Recycles Day

America Recycles day is coming up Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014. Watch the October water bill and this site for details. For shredding services before November, contact a commercial secure document destruction company.

Crud Cruiser Household Hazardous Waste Events

The city’s Crud Cruiser will make 22 visits to Fort Worth neighborhoods in 2014 and will offer more week night events and new locations. Check the schedule to see when you can drop off your household chemicals at a mobile collection event near your home.

Cowtown Great American Cleanup

The 29th annual Cowtown Great American Cleanup is scheduled for 8:30-11:30 a.m. March 21, 2015. This is Fort Worth's largest community cleanup, and we need your help to keep it that way. Registration opens in January 2015.

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