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Outreach and Education

The District employs a full-time Outreach Coordinator who is available for classroom and area civic group presentations and discussions on recycling, composting, conservation, waste reduction and natural resources. The services are free of charge and subject matter and presentation length can be altered to meet the educational needs for any age group.

Learn more about the programs and events we offer, or contact the Outreach Coordinator to discuss scheduling your own.

Junior Master Recycler

Join the Stark–Tuscarawas–Wayne Recycling District for an exciting day camp where we will learn what it means to live a sustainable life through fun, interactive activities. Each camper will have the opportunity to give back to the community through volunteering. Be a part of the solution! Cost is $50/camper (ages 9 –12) and lunch is provided.

Master Recycler Program

The Master Recycler Program offers recycling enthusiasts an in-depth study of recycling practices on in the grand scale and how it trickles down into our own community. Join us in this seven-week course learning from innovative leaders about various topics including recycling and landfill facility operations, reuse of local resources, food waste and composting, water quality and litter prevention, alternatives to household hazardous waste (HHW), and electronic waste.

Teacher Workshop

Join us for a day of exploration and discovery as we look at the growing problem of solid waste in schools and communities. We’ll dig into hands-on activities in recycling, waste management, and environmental awareness. This unique workshop includes a visit to the local landfill as well as a mine reclamation project site. You’ll gain effective teaching resources and skills to connect with your students on the issues surrounding solid waste. Cost is FREE and lunch is provided!

Request a Speaker

Please contact the District Outreach Coordinator using the form below to schedule a presentation:

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