Category: Events

Electronics Recycling Day

November 21, 2017

(Cottage Street is off Mount Auburn Street across from Stanton Funeral Home)

Mount Auburn Cemetery is sponsoring an electronics recycling day on Saturday, January 20, 2018. Bring your items to Mount Auburn’s service yard at 24 Cottage Street, Watertown, MA between 10 am and 1 pm. There will be a $30 charge for TVs, $15 charge per CRT monitor or flat screen monitor. Bring cash with you if you plan to drop off those items. All other items listed below will be recycled free of charge.

Questions? Recycle@mountauburn.org

 

Acceptable Items:

Phones

Modems

Printer

Radios

Batteries

Towers

Computer Speakers

Routers

Ballasts

Switch Gear

Wire

Refrigerators

Cell Phones

Chargers

Lawn Mowers

AC Units

Medical Equipment

All Appliances

White Goods

Fire Alarm Equipment

PC’s

Scrap Metals

Copiers

Pipe

Fax Machines

Battery Operated Tools

Scanners

Filing Cabinets

Servers

Printed Circuit Boards

Switches

Metal Desks

Microwaves

Bicycles

Light Fixtures

Ink and Toner Cartridges

Electrical Equipment

Keyboards

Laptops

Chargeable Items:
TV’s of any kind are $30.00 apiece
Monitors of any kind are $15.00 apiece with or without a computer
Household Speakers are $10.00 a pair

Not accepting:
Toy Plastics (Toys)
Car Seats
Wood
Light Bulbs

Recycling Services Provided by Northeast Material Handling, Inc., Haverhill, MA.

Sorry, no trash picking allowed. Once a product is dropped off, it belongs to Northeast Material Handling.

Holiday Wreath-Making Workshop | December 6th

November 21, 2017

As the days shorten and winter quietly settles in, come gather with us at our Greenhouse for our holiday wreath decorating workshop. Maurene Simonelli will briefly demonstrate different techniques before everyone creates their own unique wreath design. Wreaths, ribbons, and a fine assortment of dried garden materials and ornaments will be available for all to share. Seasonal music, light refreshments, and a little poetry will set the tone as we prepare to greet the holiday season. Please bring your own hand-shears.

Limited enrollment; preregistration is required.

Fees for this program include all supplies.

 

Funding for programs has been provided in part by theMassachusetts Cultural Council.

Massachusetts Cultural Council

Holiday Wreath-Making Workshop | December 7th

September 29, 2017

As the days shorten and winter quietly settles in, come gather with us at our Greenhouse for our holiday wreath decorating workshop. Maurene Simonelli will briefly demonstrate different techniques before everyone creates their own unique wreath design. Wreaths, ribbons, and a fine assortment of dried garden materials and ornaments will be available for all to share. Seasonal music, light refreshments, and a little poetry will set the tone as we prepare to greet the holiday season. Please bring your own hand-shears.

Limited enrollment; preregistration is required.

Fees for this program include all supplies.

Funding for programs has been provided in part by the Massachusetts Cultural Council.

Massachusetts Cultural Council

Notable Visitors

September 22, 2017

Not all of Mount’s Auburn’s “notables” are residents. King Edward VII of England, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Emily Dickinson, John Wilkes Booth, Herman Melville, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and John Denver all visited Mount Auburn as tourists, travelers, or mourners. Join Susan Zawalich on a walk to discuss some of these notable visits.

 

 

Funding for programs has been provided in part by the Massachusetts Cultural Council.

Massachusetts Cultural Council