New Recycling Program | CARMEL VALLEY – Ecology Action launches a new program to reduce waste going to landfills by providing recycling services for multi-family residences. Recycling outreach specialists on hand to present the program, answer questions and distribute free recycling bins to residents. Refreshments served. 2-4pm. Rippling River, 53 E. Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley. Free. 426-5925.
Election Wrap | SEASIDE – Hear commentary and opinions about the outcome of the presidential election from Monterey Institute of International Studies political science professor Jan Black, Monterey Peninsula College political science professor Carl Pohlhammer and Weekly News Editor Jessica Lyons. 7pm. Peace Resource Center, 1364 Fremont Blvd., Seaside. Free. 373-1061.
No Fly, No Worry | SEASIDE – This year, the Monterey Peninsula College of Law’s Heisler Moot Court looks at privacy and the “No Fly” list of 250,000 Americans whose names are equated with terrorists. Four law students present their cases before a panel of appellate judges including retired Monterey County Superior Court Judge Richard Silver. 7:30pm. CSUMB World Theater, Sixth Ave., Seaside. Free. 582-4850.
Community Action Commission
SALINAS – Listen to presentations about Girl’s, Inc., and health services in Mexico at today’s Monterey County Community Action Commission meeting. 4:30pm. Department of Social and Employment Services, Room 110, 1000 S. Main St., Salinas. Free. 755-8492.
World Beyond Waste | CARMEL – Today’s workshop illustrates the opportunities for local businesses to turn waste into profit – and become a zero-waste world. Experts explain marine debris issues, solid waste realities in Monterey County, creative alternatives to polystyrene service-ware, and the future of compostable technologies as well as showing the business community how minimizing our physical waste stream can also minimize wasted dollars. Compostable containers, inspiring books and more offered as door prizes. 4-6pm. Carmel Mission Inn, 3665 Rio Road, Carmel. Free. 648-5360.