Bring Gently Used Items and Discover New Treasures at the Swap Shop Starting May 3

The Recycling Depot Swap Shop is reopening on Friday, May 3!  City residents can drop off usable items, and/or take home other items for free.

The Swap Shop will be open Fridays and Saturdays through October from 7:30am-1:30pm, at the Newton Resource Recovery Center (115 Rumford Ave., Auburndale).  Details are available HERE.

All items must be approved by a volunteer before being dropped off.  View our accepted items list and guidelines.  Open to Newton residents only – proof of residency required upon request.

We do not accept:

  • TVs or monitors
  • Large or stuffed furniture
  • Large appliances
  • Hazardous materials
  • Building materials

VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED! To join the fun or for further information, please email