Seed Exchange Added to Free Compost Event

In addition to being able to pick up free compost, you can now pick up some seeds.

You already knew that we are offering free compost to help kick start your veggie garden this summer, but now we’ve added a seed exchange. Take some seeds, bring some seeds.

To take place in the event, all you need to do is show up with a shovel and container and take what you need. Compost is a nutritional amendment that helps supplement your soil so plants have all the nutrients they need to grow yummy fruits and vegetables.

Details:

  • July 4, 2020
  • 9AM – 1PM
  • At Recology in Samoa (555 Vance Avenue)
  • There will also be a seed exchange. Bring some seeds, take some seeds.

This event is first come first served until we run out. Please bring your own shovel.

This is for residential use only – NO commercial use.

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FREE Compost on Food Independence Day

What better day to declare your food independence than on the 4th of July?

We are offering free compost to help kick start your veggie garden this summer. All you need to do is show up with a shovel and container and take what you need. Compost is a nutritional amendment that helps supplement your soil so plants have all the nutrients they need to grow yummy fruits and vegetables.

Details:

  • July 4, 2020
  • 9AM – 1PM
  • At Recology in Samoa (555 Vance Avenue)
  • NEW! There will also be a seed exchange. Bring some seeds, take some seeds.

This event is first come first served until we run out. Please bring your own shovel.

This is for residential use only – NO commercial use.

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Eureka Trash Bash Feb 22

Spend 90 minutes beautifying Eureka at a New Location

Join us for another Trash Bash on Saturday, February 22.

Spend 90 minutes helping beautify Eureka!

NEW LOCATION: We will meet at 8:45am at the Samoa Bridge Boat Launch located under the Samoa Bridge on Waterfront Dr. in Eureka (right next to Halvorsen Park)

8:45 am we will have bagels compliments of Los Bagels. Cleanup will begin promptly at 9am.

All supplies will be provided for the cleanup and it is family friendly! Please bring comfortable clothing and a reusable water bottle.

We always end with a group photo and raffle!

Want to donate? Call at 707-441-4206 to sponsor this event.

Got a question?

You can contact Eco Eureka on Facebook, phone, or email!
Phone: (707) 441-4206 • Email: ecoeureka@ci.eureka.ca.gov
See the Facebook event here.

 

Eureka Trash Bash Dec 7

Spend 90 minutes beautifying Eureka!

Join us for another Trash Bash on Saturday, Dec 7.

**NEW Meeting Location & Time**

We will meet at 8:45am @ Old Chamber building next to Harbor Lanes Bowling Alley. We will have FREE and fresh coffee by Humboldt Bay Coffee and and FREE bagels by Los Bagels for our volunteers. We will start promptly at 9am and end at 10:30 am. Lunch will be provided by Applebee’s.

All supplies will be provided for the cleanup and it is family friendly!

We always end with a group photo and raffle! Applebees will be donating lunch for all the volunteers.

Please bring comfortable clothing and a reusable water bottle.

Got a question?

You can contact Eco Eureka on Facebook, phone, or email!
Phone: (707) 441-4206 • Email: ecoeureka@ci.eureka.ca.gov
See the Facebook event here.

 

Eureka Trash Bash Oct 5

Spend 90 minutes beautifying Eureka!

Join us for another Trash Bash on Saturday, Oct 5.

We will meet at 8:45am @ Old Chamber building next to Harbor Lanes Bowling Alley. We will have fresh coffee and bagels for our volunteers. We will start promptly at 9am and end at 10:30 am.

All supplies will be provided for the cleanup and it is family friendly!

We always end with a group photo and raffle!

Breakfast and coffee are FREE! Complimentary coffee served by Humboldt Bay Coffee. Please bring a reusable cup! And complimentary bagels by Los Bagels.

Details:

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Eureka Trash Bash June 1

Spend 90 minutes beautifying Eureka!

Join us for another Trash Bash on Saturday, June 1st! We have a new meeting location and time! As always, all supplies are provided. All volunteers get a free lunch at Applebee’s following the cleanup.

Breakfast and coffee will be provided by Los Bagels. Please show up at 8:45am for breakfast and coffee; cleanup will begin at 9am.

Details:

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Eureka Trash Bash April 6

Spend 90 minutes beautifying Eureka!

Come join us in yet another Eureka Trash Bash Saturday April 6 from 11AM to 12:30 PM as we clean up the 101 corridor from the Bayshore Mall to Wabash ave. Meet at Vigo St. next to discount tire. All supplies are provided.

Breakfast and coffee will be provided by Los Bagels. Please show up at 10:45am for breakfast and coffee; cleanup will begin at 11am.

This is brought to you by ECO Eureka and PacOut Green Team.

All supplies – and a meal – are provided:

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Reduced Price Compost Bins Available NOW!

Composting in Eureka is now more affordable than ever!

Stop sending food to the landfill and start recycling it at home! If you’re a Eureka City resident, you can now get a discounted compost bin for your home.

For only $30, you get your own 80 gallon bin to start reducing your carbon footprint – as well as help reduce emissions from our landfill.

How do I get MY compost bin?

Come by the Adorni Center at 1011 Waterfront Drive to purchase your voucher. Then redeem it at Humboldt Waste Management Authority at 1059 W. Hawthorne St. Eureka

Call 707-441-4206 for more information. Sponsored by the City of Eureka and Eco Eureka.For City of Eureka Residents ONLY

Eureka Trash Bash Feb 2

Spend 90 minutes beautifying Eureka!

Come join us in yet another Eureka Trash Bash Saturday Feb 2 from 11AM to 12:30 PM as we clean up the 101 corridor from the Bayshore Mall to Wabash ave. Meet at Vigo St. next to discount tire. All supplies are provided.

Breakfast and lunch provided by Applebees. Bring your own cup for complimentary coffee by Humboldt Bay Coffee.

This is brought to you by ECO Eureka, PacOut Green Team, Empower Eureka, Vampire Penguin, STIL, and Pacific Outfitters.

Please show up at 10:45am for breakfast and coffee; cleanup will begin at 11am.

All supplies – and a meal – are provided:

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E.C.O. Eureka Teaches Local Students About Stormwater Pollution

Eco Eureka and RCAA have teamed up to educate local students about the importance of stormwater pollution prevention.

This week students at EHS and Zane took a closer look at storm drains, gutters, permeable and impermeable surfaces, trash and water flow around their campuses to spark ideas of how to keep stormwater clean. Then they installed storm drain markers to bring awareness that all stormwater flows to Humboldt Bay! Continue reading E.C.O. Eureka Teaches Local Students About Stormwater Pollution