Bexley Yard Sale & Freecycle Day

May 11, 2019 -

This year's Bexley Yard Sale & Freecycle day is scheduled for Saturday, May 11th. The Community Yard Sale will run from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm & the Freecycle event will run on the same day from 1:00 - 5:00 pm.

Items or groupings of items must be clearly marked as free for the taking. Any items not taken by 5:00 pm on Sunday must be removed from the front yard and disposed of or recycled via other means.If you'd like a $5.00 yard sign, please visit City Hall to purchase. We have limited supply – first come, first served. We accept check or cash only! Click here to register for the event.


Arbor Day Celebrations

\April 26, 2019

We have a full schedule for arbor day this year, especially if you like maple syrup! Whether you're interested in an educational workshop, a tree walk, some good labor with a tree planting, or just in tasting our 2019 urban forest maple syrup, we've got something for you!

Schedule of Events:

  • 8:30 am: Arboretum Breakfast with Mayor Kessler at City Hall - Hosted by the Bexley Chamber of Commerce
  • 11:00 am+: Purchase 8 oz. bottles of Bexley Maple Syrup at Urban Emporium and Bexley Coffee Shop (limited supply!)
  • 1:30 pm: Tree Planting at Montrose
  • 3:00 pm: Tree walk from Montrose to the Library with Bexley Forester Mr. Grant Archer. 
  • 4:30 pm: Children's Book Author Visit with Patricia Miranda and Chris O'Leary, author and illustrator of Leaf Man at the Library
  • 5:00 pm+: Green Mixer at Giuseppe's with Maple Cocktails with the ESAC - meet and talk about Bexley sustainability efforts over a maple syrup infused smoked cocktail 
  • All Day: Enjoy a self-guided arboretum walk. Visit for our online map! 
  • All Day: Leaf Decorating at Bexley Public Library

For more information about Arbor Day in Bexley, please visit


Greater Bexley Clean-Up Day

Saturday, April 27, 8:00 - 11:00 am

A City favorite is back for another year! The Greater Bexley Clean-Up Day is scheduled for April 27th from 8:00 - 11:00 am. We will be hosting a full waste drop off on Delmar this year – paint, bulbs, medications, bikes, books, shredding, electronics, chemical disposal, etc. All of it! If you have any questions, give us a call - (614) 559-4255.


DEA Drug Take Back

Saturday, April 27, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm @ the BPD

Do you have unused, extra, or expired medications laying around in your home? If so, grab them and drop them off at our Bexley Police Department on April 27th. All medications taken will be disposed of properly!


Bexley Youth Service Week

April 27 - May 3, 2019

Get your kiddos ready and signed up for Bexley Youth Service Week! This is a new service opportunity for kids in our area to get out in the community and make a big difference. There are numerous volunteer opportunities available for all ages, and parents too! Participants will receive a "Golden Ticket" which will be a free ice cream voucher at some of our Bexley ice cream shops. To view a full list of service opportunities or to learn more, please visit If you have any questions, please contact Monique Lampke!