Around and About Event

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Washed Ashore Sculptures at Mounts Botanical Garden

followed by

Solid Waste Authority Recycling

Mounts Botanical Garden:  559 N Military Trail, West Palm Beach, FL   http://www.mounts.org

Solid Waste Authority:  7501 N Jog Rd., West Palm Beach, FL     http://www.swa.org

Washed Ashore Sculptures:  This exciting exhibit features 10 giant sea life sculptures made entirely of marine debris collected from beaches to graphically illustrate the tragedy of plastic pollution in our oceans and waterways and to encourage conservation.

Solid Waste Authority Recycling:  Get an up-close look at the SWA’s Integrated Solid Waste Management System.  See what happens when your garbage and recycling leave the curb.  Gain a deeper understanding of why it is important to Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and Rethink! waste.  This is both a walking and bus tour of this innovative, state-of-the-art recycling center.

Click here for SWA WAIVER OF LIABILITY, HOLD HARMLESS AGREEMENT

Note:  Closed-toed shoes required.

Cost:                $18.00

Tours:              9:30 to 11:00AM at Mounts;    1:00PM at SWA

Lunch:            BYO lunch and dine in the garden

CARPOOL:

  • West – Wellington Community Center Parking lot: Leave 9:00AM Sharp
  • East IHOP 6708 Forest Hill Blvd: Leave 9:00AM Sharp

Contact:  Terrianne Tuskes  561-346-2617  or email petmother@aol.com