Free shredding and more at Saint Philip

4/11/2014, 5:34 a.m.

Residents can shred sensitive documents, recycle old and unwanted electronics, and dispose of household hazardous waste for free on April 19 at Saint Philip AME Church in Atlanta.

The church’s Community Development Corp. is hosting its fourth annual Community Green & Clean/Earth Day Celebration from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the church’s parking lot facing Candler Road.

Curbside Recycling will recycle plastics, bottles, glass, cans, newspapers, magazines, phone books, computers, telephones, TV sets, video games, cooking grease, paint, and batteries. Sensitive documents will be shredded on-site free of cost.

There also will be a rebuy/reuse yard sale and flea market for new and gently used clothing and arts and crafts. The event takes place rain or shine.

Six-foot vending tables for $20 are available on a first-come, first-served basis or by April 14.

The church is at 240 Candler Road S.E. at the intersection of Candler Road and Memorial Drive. For more information, visit www.saintphilip.org or call 404-371-0749 to reserve a table.