Recycling Extravaganza


The annual Recycling Extravaganza event originally scheduled for Saturday, April 18, 2020 has been postponed. More information to come regarding a new date for this event facilitated by the Village’s Environmental Commission.


This annual recycling event, sponsored by the Village of Glen Ellyn Environmental Commission, provides for a wide variety of recyclable items to ensure they are reused in lieu of going to the landfill. NO ELECTRONICS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

2020 Event Information

The 17th Annual Recycling Extravaganza will be held on Saturday, April 18 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The event will take place at the College of DuPage in parking lot #6 (southwest corner of campus).

  • From Lambert Road: Turn West onto College Road
  • From Park Blvd: Turn West onto College Road
  • From Fawell Blvd: South on Lambert to College Road

Items Collected

Residents will have the opportunity to recycle batteries, American flags, paint, fluorescent light bulbs, eyeglasses, books, bikes and much more. A full listing of items to be collected at the 2020 event is forthcoming.