DEA Take-Back Day

Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Drug Take-Back Days

The Pennsylvania Resources Council (PRC) and its program partner PA American Water are proud to once again be partnering with the DEA in 2018!

Date: Saturday, October 27, 2018 (click here for event flyer)

Time: 10 AM till 2 PM

Acceptable Items: Unwanted and expired medications, both prescription (non-controlled, controlled substances) and over-the-counter, in tablet, capsule, ointment, inhaler, powder, cream, or patch form.

No sharps or needles of any kind, or liquids will be accepted.

Cost to participate: Free of charge

Contact: Michael Stepaniak (PRC) at (412) 488-7452 or michaels@prc.org for detailed information.

Locations: Multiple locations throughout western PA. Visit the DEA website after October 1st for access to a complete listing of registered drop-off locations. PRC will be sponsoring three sites in the Pittsburgh area (click here for event flyer). Details are below.

  • Green Tree – Borough Building, 10 W. Manilla Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15220
  • Mt. Lebanon – Medical Rescue Team South, 315 Cypress Way, Mt. Lebanon, PA 15228
  • Robinson – The Mall at Robinson (Sears parking lot), 100 Robinson Centre Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15205

Price: $70.00

Date: October 27, 2018

Vermicomposting Workshop at Construction Junction

Workshop participants will learn how to house, feed, harvest and care for their own worms. Be prepared to roll-up your sleeves and make your own worm composting bin!
Cost: $70 Single/$75 Couple* (Includes one compost unit per registration)
*any couple where the second attendee is under 18 should choose the individual registration as their second party is free

PREPAYMENT FOR THIS WORKSHOP IS REQUIRED.
You can pay in one of two ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Pay with PayPal

All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: November 3, 2018

Address:
Construction Junction
214 N Lexington Street
Pittsburgh, PA
15208
USA Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Vermicomposting Workshop at North Park Rose Barn

Workshop participants will learn how to house, feed, harvest and care for their own worms. Be prepared to roll-up your sleeves and make your own worm composting bin!
Cost: $70 Single/$75 Couple* (Includes one compost unit per registration)
*any couple where the second attendee is under 18 should choose the individual registration as their second party is free

PREPAYMENT FOR THIS WORKSHOP IS REQUIRED.
You can pay in one of two ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Pay with PayPal

All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: November 6, 2018

Address:
North Park, Rose Barn
Pearce Mill Road
Allison Park, PA
15101
USA Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Vermicomposting Workshop at South Park Buffalo Inn

Workshop participants will learn how to house, feed, harvest and care for their own worms. Be prepared to roll-up your sleeves and make your own worm composting bin!
Cost: $70 Single/$75 Couple* (Includes one compost unit per registration)
*any couple where the second attendee is under 18 should choose the individual registration as their second party is free

PREPAYMENT FOR THIS WORKSHOP IS REQUIRED.
You can pay in one of two ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Pay with PayPal

All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: November 14, 2018

Address:
South Park, Buffalo Inn
Buffalo Drive
South Park Township, PA
15219
USA Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

2018 Awards Celebration

Help us celebrate the great work that PRC has accomplished since our creation in 1939. With community and in-school education programs, litter and visual blight prevention campaigns, and traditional and specialty recycling project, PRC has been at the forefront of Pennsylvania’s environmental movement for decades.

We can’t continue to do the great work that we do without our amazing volunteers, sponsors, partners, and members, which is why we are very honored to invite you to join us for our 2018 Awards Celebration! Help us celebrate our programs, hear from speakers, network with other members of the environmental community, and launch us into another successful year of resource conservation!

We’re looking forward to seeing you there!

Purchase tickets online here.

Price: $0.00

Date: November 15, 2018

Address:
Material Culture
4700 Wissahickon Avenue
Philadelphia, PA
19144 Map and Directions

TRUE Zero Waste Workshop Registration

PREPAYMENT FOR THIS WORKSHOP IS REQUIRED.

  • Pay with PayPal

All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 246 if you have questions.

Price: $125.00

Date: February 21, 2019

Address:
Phipps Conservatory & Botanical Garden
1 Schenley Drive
Pittsburgh, PA
15213 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 100

Backyard Composting Workshop at Ross Community Center

You will receive an 82-gallon FreeGarden EARTH backyard composting bin with workshop participation.

You can pay in one of three ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Bring cash or check in hand the day of workshop
  • Pay with PayPal

Pre-payment is encouraged.  All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: March 2, 2019

Address:
Ross Township Community Center
1000 Ross Municipal Drive
Pittsburgh, PA
15237
United State Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Backyard Composting Workshop at Phipps Garden Center

You will receive an 82-gallon FreeGarden EARTH backyard composting bin with workshop participation.

You can pay in one of three ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Bring cash or check in hand the day of workshop
  • Pay with PayPal

Pre-payment is encouraged.  All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: March 5, 2019

Address:
Phipps Garden Center
1059 Shady Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA
15232 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Backyard Composting Workshop at Cooper-Seigel Library

You will receive an 82-gallon FreeGarden EARTH backyard composting bin with workshop participation.

You can pay in one of three ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Bring cash or check in hand the day of workshop
  • Pay with PayPal

Pre-payment is encouraged.  All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: March 16, 2019

Address:
Cooper-Siegal Community Library
403 Fox Chapel Rd
Pittsburgh, PA
15238 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Backyard Composting Workshop at Construction Junction

You will receive an 82-gallon FreeGarden EARTH backyard composting bin with workshop participation.

You can pay in one of three ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Bring cash or check in hand the day of workshop
  • Pay with PayPal

Pre-payment is encouraged.  All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: April 6, 2019

Address:
Construction Junction
214 N Lexington Street
Pittsburgh, PA
15208
USA Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Backyard Composting Workshop at Lauri Ann West Community Center

You will receive an 82-gallon FreeGarden EARTH backyard composting bin with workshop participation.

You can pay in one of three ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Bring cash or check in hand the day of workshop
  • Pay with PayPal

Pre-payment is encouraged.  All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: April 13, 2019

Address:
Lauri Ann West Community Center
1220 Powers Run Road
Pittsburgh, PA
15238
USA Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Rain Barrel Workshop at Phipps Garden Center

PRC’s Watershed Awareness/Rain Barrel Workshop raises awareness of watershed issues, demonstrates how to install a 55-gallon rain barrel, and introduces other rainwater harvesting options.

Participants will also receive a FreeGarden RAIN 55-gallon rain barrel (seen below). Designed with the homeowner/gardener in mind, it is affordable, attractive, and easy to install.

Cost: $80/person and $85/couple
*any couple where the second attendee is under 18 should choose the individual registration as their second party is free

You can pay in one of three ways:
-Send a check in mail
-Pay with PayPal
-Bring cash or check with you to workshop

All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 247 if you have questions.

If you are unable to attend this class please call as soon as possible to cancel so that we make sure we bring the appropriate amount of materials. Thank you!

Price: $80.00

Date: April 17, 2019

Address:
Phipps Garden Center
1059 Shady Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA
15232 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Rain Barrel Workshop at Construction Junction

PRC’s Watershed Awareness/Rain Barrel Workshop raises awareness of watershed issues, demonstrates how to install a 55-gallon rain barrel, and introduces other rainwater harvesting options.

Participants will also receive a FreeGarden RAIN 55-gallon rain barrel (seen below). Designed with the homeowner/gardener in mind, it is affordable, attractive, and easy to install.

Cost: $80/person and $85/couple
*any couple where the second attendee is under 18 should choose the individual registration as their second party is free

You can pay in one of three ways:
-Send a check in mail
-Pay with PayPal
-Bring cash or check with you to workshop

All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 247 if you have questions.

Price: $80.00

Date: April 20, 2019

Address:
Construction Junction
214 N Lexington Street
Pittsburgh, PA
15208
USA Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Rain Barrel Workshop at Lauri Ann West Community Center

PRC’s Watershed Awareness/Rain Barrel Workshop raises awareness of watershed issues, demonstrates how to install a 55-gallon rain barrel, and introduces other rainwater harvesting options.

Participants will also receive a FreeGarden RAIN 55-gallon rain barrel (seen below). Designed with the homeowner/gardener in mind, it is affordable, attractive, and easy to install.

Cost: $80/person and $85/couple
*any couple where the second attendee is under 18 should choose the individual registration as their second party is free

You can pay in one of three ways:
-Send a check in mail
-Pay with PayPal
-Bring cash or check with you to workshop

All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 247 if you have questions.

Price: $80.00

Date: May 11, 2019

Address:
Lauri Ann West Community Center
1220 Powers Run Road
Pittsburgh, PA
15238
USA Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited