Saturday, Oct 23rd 9:30- 1:00 P.M.
Ayer-Shirley Middle School, 1 Hospital Road, Shirley MA
RECYCLE YOUR REUSABLES, the area’s largest collection event for items that are difficult to dispose of, is back and ready to help you clear the clutter!
RYR 2021 is free and open to all, however, items with a ($) will require a fee, payable in CASH ONLY to the collecting vendor.
Email us or visit the links below for additional information regarding fees, items to be collected, or to sign-up as a volunteer.

Volunteer sign up (share with your school honor society and groups in town, 14 years and up)
RYR2021 Volunteers: Recycle Your Reusables RYR 2021 (

A sampling of what you can bring:
Household Goods, Small Appliances, Furniture
Textiles, Bedding, Shoes, Clothing, Pillows & Stuffed Animals
Bicycles, Helmets, Parts & Supplies ($)
Books, CDs, DVDs & Video Games
Auto and Truck Tires
Musical Instruments
Small Appliances & Electronics, Computers and Printers, Audio, Video & Gaming Equipment, Dehumidifiers and Air Conditioners, TVs – working or not ($)
Household Batteries
New/like new Art & Craft Supplies

Donations of non-expired canned goods and new, unwrapped Christmas Gifts for children ages birth – 14 years old for the food pantry and Christmas Elf programs of Urban Ministries to help those in need will also be collected and greatly appreciated.

Sponsored by the towns of Ayer, Groton, Littleton, Lunenburg, Shirley and Townsend.