BIG LAKE TRANSFER RECYCLING special event

When: December 21, 2016 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Where: Big Lake Transfer Site, MSB Solid Waste, 13507 W Hollywood Rd, Wasilla, AK 99654, USA

BIG LAKE TRANSFER RECYCLING special event:  Wednesday, December 21st has been designated as Mat-Su Borough Recycles Day and to celebrate this the Big Lake Transfer Recycle site will be open from Noon-2:00.  A good way to clean out before Christmas.

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WINTER SOLSTICE – the SUN STANDS STILL

When: December 21, 2016 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: VCRS – community recycling center classroom, 9465 E Chanlyut Cir, Palmer, AK 99645, USA

Puzzles Gameboards Zentangle Candlelight  

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80th Birthday Party for Wallace Riehle at 2pm

When: December 9, 2016 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Valley Community for Recycling Solutions, 9465 E Chanlyut Cir, Palmer, AK 99645, USA

You are invited to join us today at 2pm in the recycling center classroom to celebrate Wallace “Wednesday Wally” Riehle’s 80th birthday, as well as his accomplishments and his retirement. Wallace is a Kiwanis Club of Palmer member and has volunteered over 2,200 hours of service to

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Winter Film Night – Food, Inc.

When: April 7, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Valley Community for Recycling Solutions, 9465 E Chanlyut Cir, Palmer, AK 99645, USA

“Food, Inc. lifts the veil on our nation’s food industry, exposing how our nation’s food supply is now controlled by a handful of corporations that often put profit ahead of consumer health, the livelihood of the American farmer, the safety

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Winter Film Night – March of the Penguins

When: March 10, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Valley Community for Recycling Solutions, 9465 E Chanlyut Cir, Palmer, AK 99645, USA

Director Luc Jacquet — who can’t be over-praised for marshalling a crew with the patience, skill, and dedication required to capture these unforgettable images on film — presents a simple but compelling story that’s every bit as focused and dignified

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Winter Film Night – COOL IT

When: February 3, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Valley Community for Recycling Solutions, 9465 E Chanlyut Cir, Palmer, AK 99645, USA

“Climate catastrophe? The end of civilization as we know it? Are the current staggeringly expensive actions now being considered really helping to save the world – or are we just burning money? In this “eye-opening” (Los Angeles Times) documentary, author

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VCRS Holiday Closure – 4th of July Independence Day

When: July 4, 2017 all-day

 

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What Makes Alaska’s Salmon Rivers Resilient – Public Presentation

When: November 17, 2016 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: palmer train depot, 610 S Valley Way, Palmer, AK 99645, USA

Evening Public presentation by Daniel Schindler: WHAT MAKES ALASKA’S SALMON RIVERS RESILIENT – Everyone welcome . Free Admission.

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Winter Film Night – Minimalism

When: January 6, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Valley Community for Recycling Solutions, 9465 E Chanlyut Cir, Palmer, AK 99645, USA

“How might your life be better with less? Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things examines the many flavors of minimalism by taking the audience inside the lives of minimalists from all walks of life—families, entrepreneurs, architects, artists, journalists, scientists,

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Winter Film Night – Note by Note

When: December 2, 2016 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: 9465 E Chanlyut Cir, Palmer, AK 99645, USA

“Note by Note: The Making of Steinway L1037 is an independent documentary film that follows the construction of a Steinway concert grand piano (model D-274) over a year, from the search for wood in Alaska to a display at Manhattan‘s

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Upcoming Events

Apr
7
Fri
6:30 pm Winter Film Night – Food, Inc. @ Valley Community for Recycling Solutions
Winter Film Night – Food, Inc. @ Valley Community for Recycling Solutions
Apr 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Winter Film Night - Food, Inc. @ Valley Community for Recycling Solutions | Palmer | Alaska | United States
“Food, Inc. lifts the veil on our nation’s food industry, exposing how our nation’s food supply is now controlled by a handful of corporations that often put profit ahead of consumer health, the livelihood of the American farmer, the safety
Dec
21
Thu
all-day Mat-Su Borough Recycles Day
Mat-Su Borough Recycles Day
Dec 21 all-day
Mat-Su Borough Recycles Day
For VCRS, December represents special anniversary moments: December of 1997, the first meeting in Palmer in of a group of folks interested in regular recycling opportunities being made available in the Mat-Su.  That meeting turned out to be the beginning