• Wachusett Earthday, Inc.
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Hours & Events

Monday 5 to 7 p.m.
Tuesday 9 to 11 a.m.
Wednesday 2:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Third Saturday 8 to 11 a.m.



Wachusett Earthday Annual Meeting  is Thursday, October 1, at 6:30 p.m. at Holden Senior Center, 1130 Main Street, Holden. Come learn how you can serve at the Wachusett Watershed Regional Recycle Center.  Share your favorite recycle center storiesmeet new friends and enjoy refreshments.


Message from Wachusett Earthday director:

Please deliver items only during open hours. Please NEVER leave any items outside the gate. 
If you are unable to arrive during open hours, you may contact Colleen at 508-479-2123 or 508-829-3954 to ask for assistance.

Who We Are

Wachusett Earthday promotes recycling and reuse for a healthy watershed community through the Wachusett Watershed Regional Recycle Center. We are an all-volunteer, non-profit corporation offering Wachusett area residents a place to re-use, recycle or dispose of household items. For more information about us, click here.

How to help? 
Wachusett Earthday gratefully accepts volunteers and  financial donations. Wachusett Earthday is a volunteer non-profit group serving you since 1992. Your support as a VOLUNTEER or DONOR will help us grow in serving you through the Wachusett Watershed Regional Recycle Center. Please make your check  to “Wachusett Earthday” (we don’t accept credit cards at this time).  Mail to Wachusett Earthday, P. O. Box 593, Holden, MA 01520.


Items We Accept

Wachusett Earthday accepts a large variety of items at the Regional Recycle Center for recycling, reuse or appropriate disposal. To find out which items can be accepted, please check out our recycling page. You can also download our brochure for handy reference.

line-separator-greenSpecial Collection Days

Chemicals, Pesticides and Paints (with a fee) on Saturday September 19 and November 21 from 8 a.m. to 12 noon.

Document Shredding (Free) on Saturday October 17 from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.