Environmental Events

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Each year we host free environmental outreach events that make it fun and easy for our citizens to learn more about living green in Cary. These events offer opportunities to participate locally in national celebrations, reduce waste and maintain the environmental health of our community.     

events main picYou’re invited! 

America Recycles Day 

Reduce landfill waste and get your sensitive documents shred and recycled for free.

Arbor Day 

Learn more about trees at this family friendly event and take home a free tree to plant in your own yard.

Earth Day 

Visit Earth Day Lane at Spring Daze in Bond Park to learn more about preserving and protecting the environment.

Online Compost Bin Sale 

Order your own home compost bin at below wholesale cost so you can turn your kitchen scraps into organic fertilizer. Want to learn more about how to compost at home? Join us for our free Compost Giveaway Workshops for tips and tools to get started.

Environmental Community Service Events

Would you like to plan your own environmental service event or join us for an existing project? Volunteer with our Spruce Program to reduce litter and beautify our community. We've got the tools if you've got the time!


Sarah Justice
Environmental Outreach Program Coordinator 
Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources 
P.O. Box 8005
Cary, NC 27512-8005
(919) 469-4301