Category Archives: Composting

Earth Machine home composter – demonstration at the Rummage Sale

Stop by the rummage sale at Borough Hall today to learn about the  Earth Machine™ composter. Theresa is shown here discussing the various feature of this home composter, which the Harrington Park Green Team is selling at cost on consignment from … Continue reading

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Humus sale – April 22 – for home delivery in the next two weeks. Free humus and wood chips at the HP Recycling center.

Annual Humus Sale! Stop by the Harrington Park Borough Hall parking lot on Saturday April 22nd from   9 am – noon to order humus for home delivery. The cost is $10 a cubic yard with a 2 yard minimum purchase. EC … Continue reading

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Garden refuse pickup starts Monday April 3rd. Large branches are chipped curbside on Mondays

“March winds and April showers bring forth May flowers”…and LOTS of downed branches and twigs! Garden refuse pickup starts on Monday April 3rd. Large branches are chipped at curbside on Mondays by our DPW workers (do not leave branches out if there … Continue reading

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Fall is a great time to start home-composting!

Fall is a great time to start home composting! In just a few weeks, vegetative kitchen scraps, coffee grinds, tea bags, grass clippings, brown leaves, and dead garden plants can be turned into nice crumbly compost! Using an Earth Machine™ composter … Continue reading

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Think Globally, Act Locally * and you can do both today at Town Day (9/10/16)

Harrington Park Town Day is taking place right now at Highland Park. Stop by the Green Team/Environmental Commission tables, check out our displays, and learn what you can do — to encourage honey bees, support local agriculture, recycle (reuse/renew) – … Continue reading

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6/11/16 White Elephant Sale! One man’s trash…

…is another man’s treasure! Thank you to the Friends of the Harrington Park Library for sponsoring the annual White Elephant Sale. This year, in addition to the people selling their treasures at the Borough Hall parking lot, another 30 families held garage … Continue reading

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Humus! HP residents, time to order humus for home delivery in early May

Stop by the Harrington Park Borough Hall parking lot on Saturday April 23rd from   9 am – 1 pm to order humus for home delivery by the DPW in early May. The cost is $10 a cubic yard with a … Continue reading

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