* BIG!NYC's reuse centers are on their way to divert 4,000,000 pounds of usable building materials from the landfill in 2013.
* Our diversion rate reduces climate change emission by 3,200 MTCOE, which is like saving 360,000 gallons of gas.
* BIG!Compost has diverted 267,230 pounds of food scraps and given away 159,240 pounds of compost and 49,620 pounds of mulch so far this year.
* BIG!Blooms has given away 5,345 pieces of retired lumber to build 2,226 garden beds in over 1,269 community and school gardens in NYC.
* BIG!Gives Back has given away $300,000 worth of materials benefiting NYC's community and environment.
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CLASS IS FULL! Stained Glass 101 Workshop at BIG!NYC
Our class on September 25, 2011 is full. If you are intersted in signing up for the waitlist or for more information about a second Stained Glass 101 class, please email email@example.com
Have you ever wanted to make your own stained glass? Have you been curious about how to repair your stained glass lamp? BIG!NYC will host an introduction to stained glass workshop on Sunday, 9/25/11, from 1-4pm.
Stained glass artist and instructor, Bob Mitchell, will teach attendees the basics of stained glass: from creating your own sun catcher during the workshop, to repairing broken or damaged pieces.
Registration is now CLOSED. The $50 course fee includes instruction, materials, and you will take home your own sun catcher creation! Space is limited, so please register early.
If you are not available on 9/25/11, please feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org to stay informed for our next Stained Glass 101 workshop.