Experiences

Creative Reuse  Popup 

A Take-What-You-Need Art & Craft Material ” Shop”

Donate 
Call to arrange for pickup or drop off of unused art & craft supplies
Emma at 508. 221.1523 or Allison at 201. 738. 2721

 Shop
Wednesday, May 1st, 6- 8 pm, Nantucket Atheneum
Take what you need, first come, first served.
What is creative reuse?
Also known as upcycling or repurposing: Bringing a new life or function to an already manufactured item. Got stuff from home or work that you that you’re not sure what to do with?  Maybe someone could use it! 

Screws, nails, keys, glass jars, jewelry boxes, coffee tins, tubes,  pouches, plastic containers, books, magazines, scrap booking materials, socks, candles, fabric, wrapping paper, postcards, CDs, zippers, buttons, office supplies, old photos, tiles, wallpaper, paint samples, wood scraps and so much more……

Sustainable Nantucket is proud to support this event.

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Green Road Refill

Thank you to everyone who visited Bettie the Bus on Saturday! We are excited to announce that we refilled 98 containers! That 98 plastic bottles saved from our landfill! We hope to bring Jessica back again, please be on the look out for future visit announcements or click here to join our mailing list.

If you missed Jessica’s talk on sustainable, plastic-free living at the Nantucket Atheneum, please click here to view the slideshow and her eye-opening videos about the history and future of plastics.

 

Saturday, April 6th
Locations around Nantucket

Sustainable Nantucket is excited to bring Jessica Georges and Bettie the Bus of Green Road Refill over from Cape Cod to help you ditch the plastic and live a more environmentally friendly life. Bettie the bus is a converted school bus full of household and personal products in bulk, so save your containers from the dump and refill them on April 6th! There will also be a selection of plastic free alternatives for home and body. A portion of all sales will be donated to Sustainable Nantucket. Thank you to our partners 100MileMakers + Nantucket Eco Group.

Click here to see the list of refillable products.

*Find Bettie the Bus at:

Roastd General Store

159 Orange St.

12:30-2:30pm

 

Nantucket Yacht Club

1 S. Beach St.

5:15-6:30pm.

*A portion of all sales will be donated to Sustainable Nantucket!

Plus Green Road Refill owner Jessica Georges will be giving a talk on sustainable living at the Nantucket Atheneum from 4-5pm.