Multnomah County winter 2018 course and volunteer program. 

Earn Master Recycler Certification by attending the course and volunteering 30 hours. 

  • WHAT:  8-week course and 30-hour volunteer program.
  • WHEN: Eight consecutive Wednesdays at 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. Starting January 10, 2018 and two Saturdays 8:00 am - 2:00 pm January 20 and February 10
  • WHERE: The Columba Center at Saints Peter & Paul Episcopal Church 247 SE 82nd Ave, Portland
  • COST: $50. Partial and full scholarships are available without an extra application process.

Deadline for applications is Wednesday December 6 at noon. This is a popular course. To ensure a positive learning experience and adequate support for volunteers, class size is limited to 30 people. Applications will be received up to the deadline and then 30 people will be selected on a weighted lottery. All applicants will hear back from us and we will let you know next steps.


The Master Recycler Program is committed to providing equal access. If you need special accommodation, interpretation, or translation, you will be given information about how to make a request once you have been accepted in the program.

UPcoming course doesn't fit? 

This course will be offered three times in 2018: Multnomah County winter  and Clackamas County spring and Washington County fall. Notices for locations, dates and the application process will be announced before each course.

To receive notification of future courses, please email