Load OUT!: A Reuse and Repurposing RIOT
19 East 3rd St., Manhattan
Free admission for artists, art students, and local residents affected by the storm, $5 for the general public
FREE E-Waste collection:
By Lower East Side Ecology Center and clothing/textile recycling by GrowNYC / Wearable Collections, November 17th, 11AM-3PM.
At Load OUT!, enjoy an afternoon of repurposing and recycling activities that showcase creative thinking about sustainability and the arts!
GET: Attendees are invited to take home all the donated costumes, props, and furniture they find. Artists and those affected by Hurricane Sandy are invited to participate for free. The general public will be charged a $5 entrance fee to participate. Whatever you decide to take away with you is FREE of charge.
GIVE: Load Out! also features clothing, textile and e-waste community collections—all open and free for everyone. Donate gently used coats for New York Cares to deliver to the homeless and those in need after the hurricane. Drop-off E-waste, including electronics damaged from hurricane flooding. A full list of accepted donations and other art-related activities is available below. Call 212-228-4670 ASAP to schedule an early donation for Friday, 11/16, 10AM-6PM.
Participate in OurGoods Live Barter Meetups
FREE 11:30AM, 12:30PM, and 1:30PM
Post things you need and share the skills, spaces and objects you have to offer. Meet potential barter partners on the spot, and get your work moving!