From a release:
From Fourth Arts Block (FABnyc)
The Spring is upon us, and with that, Load OUT! 2012.
NEW YORK CITY - This bi-annual, one of a kind re-use and repurposing event makes materials available to artists, arts organizations, and everyone in between!
YOU are invited to participate by donating gently used materials (e.g. costumes, props, and furniture) from your organization, studio, or household.
All materials will be made available to seeking artists FREE of charge at Load OUT! on March 31st, 2012, between 11AM & 3PM.
Items left behind from this event will be recycled by GrowNYC, WeRecycle! and the Department of Sanitation.
To Donate to Load OUT!:
FABnyc will be receiving goods at 19 E. 3rd Street on Friday, March 30th from 10AM-6:30PM.
Donations scheduled on March 30th require an advanced appointment.
On March 31st from 11am to 12pm you can drop off your donations at 19. E. 3rd Street without an appointment.
• More info at the link
• If you have questions or to schedule your drop-off, please contact Katherine Barton, Sustainability Intern at 212.228.4670 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
We encourage you to participate in Load OUT! and help the artistic community maintain its responsibility to the environment by diverting materials from the waste stream.
Friday, March 30th
10am-6:30pm - Donations by Appointment
Saturday, March 31st
11am-12pm - Accepting Donations for Load OUT!
11am-3pm - Load OUT! open to the public
19 E. 3rd Street
FREE E-Waste collection by WeRecycle! and clothing/textile recycling by GrowNYC March 31st, 11am-3pm.
Admission to Load OUT! swap event
FREE for all artists
$5 for the general public
Photo Credit: Whitney Browne