School Programs

Northumberland County provides a number of recycling and waste educational resources for teachers and community groups.

Book a presentation

You can book presentations for your class or group on a variety of waste topics:

Recycling 101 – Why, What and How

This presentation is 30 minutes to 1 hour and can be tailored to suit your needs.

Waste Audits

The waste audit presentation takes older students (Grade five and above) through a hands-on waste audit of your classroom's waste and examines ways to increase waste diversion.

Tour the recycling plant

Currently unavailable

Take your class or group on a tour of the recycling plant in Grafton to discover what happens after your recycling leaves the curb.

  • 25 participants maximum
  • Grade 2 and above


Request signage for your class, group or community centre that illustrates what waste you can recycle and what you should put in the garbage.