Join us at an AARPNY Sponsored Shred Event in New York City and Long Island

Posted on 04/06/22 by Andre Hidalgo

Identity Theft

AARPNY proudly sponsors FREE Shred Events across New York City to help you fight back again fraud.

Stop by one of our events listed below to confidently shred your personal documents. Registration is required!

These events are brought to you by Schneps Media. All events are from 11:00am - 2:00pm

1. BRONX: Tuesday, April 26, 2022 | AMC Bay Plaza Cinema 13
2210 Bartow Ave, Bronx, NY 10475 (Parking lot)

2. QUEENS: Wednesday, May 4, 2022 | Plaxall
Parking lot at 5-25 46th Avenue, LIC (corner of 46th Ave. and 5th Street)

3. BROOKLYN: Wednesday, May 11, 2022 | Flatbush Avenue (Between Church & Snyder)
914 Flatbush Avenue (between Church and Snyder) In front of Erasmus High School

4. STATEN ISLAND: Thursday, May 12, 2022 | Hilton Garden Inn Staten Island
Hilton Garden Inn 1110 South Ave 10314 (rear parking lot)

5. NASSAU: Wednesday, May 18, 2022 | Sunrise Mall
Massapequa, NY 11758 (Parking lot adjacent to Chase Bank, right off Sunrise Hwy)

6. SUFFOLK: Thursday, May 19, 2022 | Walt Whitman Shops
160 Walt Whitman Road, Huntington Station, NY 11746 (Route 110 Entrance (location in the parking lot behind Citibank)

7. MANHATTAN: Friday, May 20, 2022 | Adam Clayton Powell Jr. State Office Plaza
163 West 125th Street, New York, NY 10027 (on Dr. MLK Blvd.)
These free events are brought to you by El Diario New York. All events are from 10:00am - 1:00pm.
Register at  

1. QUEENS: Saturday, May 7, 2022 | C-Town Supermarket
85-98 37th Avenue, Jackson Heights, NY 11372

2. BRONX: Saturday, May 21, 2022 | Associated Supermarket
1585 Westchester Ave. Bronx NY 10472

This free event is brought to you by My Country 96.1FM/JVC Radio Broadcasting. This event is from 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm. Register at:

1. SUFFOLK: Saturday, May 14, 2022 | LI Community Amphitheater
1 Ski Run Lane, Farmingville, NY 11738


You can share securely shred any of the following:

  • Tax information
  • Investment records
  • Bank Statements
  • Canceled Checks
  • Pay stubs
  • ATM and credit card receipts
  • Credit card statements
  • Insurance information & utility bills
  • And more!

Limit three bags or small boxes per registered person – Staples and paper clips are ok to shred. Shredding equipment will be available for three hours at each location or until full capacity is reached. Participants are expected to comply with COVID-19 safety precautions consistent with CDC, federal, state, and local orders/regulations, and at a minimum, to wear masks if unvaccinated and maintain social distance of 6 feet or more.

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And, if you're interested in attending a contactless shred event held throughout New York State. Visit our blog for more information:

You can also attend FREE virtual events on Scam Prevention as well as an in-person shredding event, hosted by LI Herald | April 30, 2022 from 11am - 2pm:

*These are not an AARP event. Any information you provided to the host organization will be governed by its privacy policy.

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