Recycling Presentations

Want to learn more about a recycling topic?   Checkout these recycling presentations! 


Recycling: It’s A Walk in the Park - Learn about recycling and our local parks!  Each episode offers one helpful tip about recycling, waste reduction, reuse or composting and is filmed from one of the City’s beautiful parks or open spaces! 

Episode 1: "No to Plastic Bags" at Veteran’s Memorial Park, July 15, 2020 

Episode 2: "Picnic Waste Tips" at McCutcheon Park (Crystal Lake), July 22, 2020

Episode 3: "PPE at the River" at Harbor Park, July 29, 2020 

Episode 4: "Composting at City Hall". August 6, 2020 

Episode 5: "Ice Cream at Butternut Park", August 13, 2020 

Episode 6: "Textile Recycling at Long Hill Estates", August 24,2020

Episode 7: "Carton Recycling at Pat Kidney", September 4, 2020 

Episode 8: "Reduce Wasted Food at Union Park" (the South Green)", September 14, 2020 

Episode 9: "What so those Recycling Arrows Mean?" Mattabesett River Bike Trail, October 7, 2020 

Episode 10: "Pumpkin Recycling"  at Middletown Nature Gardens, October 31, 2020 


Middletown Recycling Center  

Virtual Tour of the Middletown Recycling Center, November 13, 2020


Talking Trash with Middletown’s Recycling Coordinator, Kim O’Rourke. Earth Day 2020, Virtually at the Middletown Senior Center.  

Recycle Right  - A short film to remind people what, and what not, to recycle during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Thanks to Motion, Inc for donating their services!  April 2020