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Green Gift Wrapping

Dates: Now - Dec. 19, 2019
Times: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Category: Arts/Crafts
Location: Four Rivers Environmental Education Center, 25055 W. Walnut Lane, Channahon, Il 60410
Phone: (815) 722-9470
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Did you know most wrapping paper, gift bags and bows are not recyclable? Did you also know Americans produce an extra 1 million tons of trash each week between Thanksgiving and New Year's? There is a simple solution that can still offer the same "wow" effect of those purchased disposable products. Four Rivers is hosting an all-day event that will arm you with the DIY know-how to create wrapping paper, bags, bows and gift cards all from leftover materials. You can drop in anytime to learn some new ideas to make green gift wrapping a part of your holiday season. No experience is necessary but finger dexterity is required along with the ability to read and follow step-by-step instructions. The facility is fully accessible. Ages 16 or older. No registration required.

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