National Prescription Drug Take-Back Event Date: Saturday, October 28th, 2017 Time: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Locations: For participating locations nationwide, click here. For participating Portland area locations, refer to the list below. Do you have unused and unwanted drugs in your medicine cabinet? Multiple Police Departments across the country are partnering up with the [Read more…]
FREE Shred Event: August 12 2017
Bring old credit card statements, financial statements, pre-approved credit card offers, old IRS tax forms, bank checks, household bills, and other documents that may contain sensitive information to this FREE Shred Event in Beaverton on August 12, 2017
FREE Shred Event: June 10 2017
Beaverton FREE Shred Event Date: Saturday, June 10th, 2017 Time: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Location: Sunset Presbyterian Church – 14986 NW Cornell Rd. Portland Oregon 97229 It’s that time of year again! Clean out your old papers and bring them to the Document Shredding Clinic sponsored by the Beaverton Police Department. There is a [Read more…]
2 FREE Shred/Recycling Events: April 22, 2017
Beaverton Location – Shred Event Sponsored by the Beaverton Police Department Date: Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 Time: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Location: Sunset Presbyterian Church – 14986 NW Cornell Rd. Portland, Oregon 97229 This is on a first-come, first-served basis for personal documents and you may bring up to three banker’s boxes of papers. [Read more…]
5S Office Organizing 101: How to Reduce your Paper
A little known fact about paper organizing is that each individual piece represents a unique object with it’s own traits and information. We tend to think of a pile of paper as being a homogenous grouping of like objects. And while it’s true that paper is in one category on it’s own, to organize paper [Read more…]
FREE Shred Event: February 11, 2017
***UPDATE*** We have just been notified that this shred event has been cancelled. The next one is scheduled on April 22nd, 2017 FREE Document Shredding Date: Saturday, February 11th, 2017 Time: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Location: Sunset Presbyterian Church – 14986 NW Cornell Rd. Portland, Oregon 97229 One of the methods thieves use to [Read more…]
FREE Fix-It Fair: January 28, 2017
Date: Saturday, January 28th, 2017 Time: 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Location: George Middle School – 10000 N Burr Ave, Portland, OR 97203 In March 2013, Repair PDX became the first Repair Café in Portland. Inspired by the cafés in the Netherlands, this group of volunteers will fix (or try to fix) items as well [Read more…]
FREE Shred Event: December 10th, 2016
FREE Document Shredding Date: Saturday, December 10th, 2016 Time: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Location: Sunset Presbyterian Church – 14986 NW Cornell Rd. Portland Oregon 97229 Clean out your home office papers before Christmas! The Beaverton Police Department is offering a FREE event for you to safely dispose of your sensitive documents. Bring up to [Read more…]
FREE Drug Take Back Event: October 22, 2016
Properly dispose of unwanted or expired prescription medicines! This FREE Drug Take Back Event happens twice a year and is for medicines from individual households. Sorry, this is not for medicine disposal from businesses such as nursing homes, doctor’s offices etc. Date: Saturday, October 22nd, 2016 Time: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Location: Lake Oswego [Read more…]
FREE Shred Event: October 8th, 2016
The Beaverton Police Department is once again helping us keep those sensitive documents out of the hands of identity thieves. This is a FREE event but if you would like to donate canned food items to the Oregon Food Bank, volunteers will gladly accept them!
FREE Shred Event: August 13th, 2016
You are welcome to bring your personal documents to this FREE Document Shredding on August 13th, 2016. This event is sponsored by The Beaverton Police Department and participants are encouraged to donate canned food to the Oregon Food Bank.
FREE Shred Event: June 11th, 2016
On Saturday, June 11th, Shred-it will be at the Sunset Presbyterian Church with two commercial-sized shredding trucks. Bring up to 3 bankers boxes of old credit card statements, financial statements, pre-approved credit card offers, old IRS tax forms, bank checks, household bills, and other documents that may contain sensitive information.
Looking to Safely Dispose of Prescription Drugs?
Clean out your medicine cabinet but don’t flush prescription drugs down the toilet or throw them in the garbage – this just causes safety and health hazards. Bring your unwanted, unneeded, or expired prescription drugs for safe disposal to the National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day!
FREE Shred Event: April 23rd, 2016
Join the Community Shred Event This event is hosted by the City of Lake Oswego for its residents ~ Bring up to 2 shopping bags or 1 bankers box for secure shredding. This is on a first-come, first-served basis and when the trucks are full, the event will be over — so come early! For [Read more…]
FREE Shred Event, February 27th, 2016
Don’t toss sensitive information into the recycling or garbage. Identity thieves comb through these to steal your information. The Beaverton Police Department sponsors a monthly FREE shred event and this month’s event (originally scheduled for Feb 13th) is on February 27th.