If you’ve been spending some of that social distancing downtime going through files at home, the Rock Island Public Library offers a one-time event on Sept. 24 to safely rid yourself of those excess personal papers.
Organizing at Home?
Rock Island Public Library Community Shred Day Offers a Secure Way to Destroy Confidential Papers
The Rock Island Public Library annual Community Shred Day will be offered on Thursday, September 24 from 9:30 to 11:30 am in the Rock Island Downtown Library parking lot. The event offers free, drive-through drop-off of up to three boxes of paperwork for secure shredding by Shred-It, and is sponsored by a donation from GECU Credit Union.
The following procedures apply to this event:
The Shred Day is offered at no charge and is open to the public. It offers safe, secure destruction of confidential papers by a certified Shred-It destruction agent. Non-confidential paper materials, such as newspapers and magazines, slow the line and should not be included in secure shredding. These may be disposed of in regular recycling.
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