Freecycle Weekend – Saturday, September 16 and Sunday September 17, 2017
Don’t put your unwanted stuff in the garbage. Set them out at the curb on Freecycle Weekend. Tour your neighbourhood, community to find hidden treasures.
Giveaway items could include: Books, CDs and DVDs, Old furniture and small appliances, kitchen gadgets, dishes, cutlery, pots and pans, unwanted gifts etc
Please consider safety when deciding which items to set out to the curb. The Consumer Product Safety Bureau of Health Canada advises that used children’s items such as baby walkers, yo-yo balls, cribs, car seats, strollers, playpens, bath seats, mattresses, blinds, toys and other child-related items should not be placed at the curb for Freecycle Weekend.
Rules for setting out items: Place items at the curb. Place stickers or signs on items with the word “FREE”. Ensure any items that you want to keep are away from your giveaway treasures or tucked away safely in your garage. At the end of the day, bring any uncollected items back to your home
Freecycle Weekend etiquette – Respect other people’s property, don’t walk on people’s lawns and gardens. Take only the treasures marked free at the curb. Don’t discard previously picked-up treasures on another person’s lawn