Annual Recycling Event


The 14th Annual WSCRCA Recycling Event will be held on Sunday, June 6, 2021 from 9am-2pm at the Calgary French & International School, located at #700-77 St S.W.

Things to Know:
  • Optional entry fee is one non-perishable food item or donation which will be dropped off at the Calgary Food Bank, thanks to Shanked Computer Recycling.
  • This is a volunteer-run event and is made possible by sponsorship and support from the City of Calgary, WINS, Cerebral Palsy Association in Alberta, Shanked Computer Recycling, CFIS (Calgary French & International School), and volunteers like you.
  • COVID protocols: Please note that COVID-19 provincial regulations will be in effect at all times, including staying 2m apart, wearing masks and practicing good hygiene.
  • We only run until 2:00 p.m. so make sure you stop by early and don’t forget to thank the volunteers!

There may still some volunteer opportunities available that you can find by clicking on the following link: PLEASE FEEL FREE TO SHARE THIS LINK WITH YOUR FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS.

This year, we will be accepting clothing, household goods, electronics and bikes. In addition, there will be city garbage trucks, compost and a blue bin cardboard recycling bin.

To locate another community cleanup site (which may be accepting other items), you can visit this link.

For more information, please click on the graphics below or email Paul Ghazar at


: June 02, 2019
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Where: Calgary French & International School, 700 77 Street SW.
The event saw a record turnout with about 650 car drop-offs.
Key Event Highlights:
  • 3,000 pounds of clothing donated
  • 1,300 pounds of food donated to the Calgary Food Bank
  • $800 cash raised for the Calgary Food Bank
  • 2,700 pounds of e-waste
  • 900 pounds of recycling
  • 2,200 pounds of organics
  • 35,000 pounds of garbage
For pictures from this year’s event, please click here.
This event would not have been possible without our amazing community volunteers who donated their personal time to organize and run this event. It would also not have been possible without the support from our community sponsors.