Beethoven Elementary School in Mar Vista will host an event Saturday, April 24th where the public can drop off used electronics for recycling.

The free event is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the school parking lot, 3711 Beethoven St., Mar Vista.

Electronic waste items that can be dropped off include computers, monitors, TVs, stereos, cameras, cell phones, CDs, DVDs, fax and copy machines and iPods. Appliances will not be accepted.

Event organizers remind the public that is illegal to dispose of used electronics in the trash and there is a cost for people to dump them legally.

Proceeds from the event will benefit the school.

Information about the event or to drop off items prior to Saturday, April 24th, (310) 503-0600.