Fall Clean-up

Sep 18, 2017 – Sep 22, 2017 @ 12:00 am – City of Battle Creek residents ONLY This includes pickup of up to 10 cubic yards of construction waste.

Krazy for the Kazoo

Oct 7, 2017 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm – Global Citizens’ River Conservation Day has grown into the first ever watershed-wide citizen cleanup of the Kalamazoo River and its tributaries. Growing out of the successful cleanup program conducted in the Battle Creek and Marshall areas the last few years, it is part of an international cleanup event stemming from the city of Battle Creek’s […]

#6 Styrofoam Collection

Jan 13, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm – This free collection event is for a specific type of Styrofoam called polystyrene. It typically has a #6 embossed on it and is used to produce foam cups, plates, egg cartons, meat trays, coolers and packaging material. Only clean polystyrene can be recycled. The collection doesn’t accept foam peanuts and construction types of foam because […]

Children’s Water Festival 2018

May 11, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm – The Battle Creek Area Clean Water Partners and the Battle Creek Area Mathematics and Science Center will sponsor a free science training opportunity for fourth and fifth grade students at the annual Children’s Water Festival, on May 11, 2018 at Kellogg Community College. The festival teaches children about water resources and why they should be […]

Kanoe the Kazoo

Aug 4, 2018 @ 12:00 am – Kanoe the Kazoo introduces residents and visitors to the beauty and recreational opportunities in our own backyard. To RSVP or share this event via Facebook, please click here. Please note that the starting time and location for this event is TBD.

Krazy for the Kazoo

Oct 6, 2018 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm – Krazy for the Kazoo is our annual effort to cleanup streams and rivers in the Kalamazoo River Watershed where illegal dumping and litter are big problems. These cleanups take place throughout the year and are hosted by several different partners. Battle Creek will be hosting an event in October. To RSVP or share this event […]