EVANSTON, IL - First Bank & Trust will be holding a Shredding Event/Electronic Recycling event on Saturday, February 8 from 11:00 am – 1:00 p.m. at the 820 Church Street Branch in Evanston. Shredding paper is a safe and secure way to dispose of confidential papers. Shredding is also a great way to conserve natural resources and protect the environment. Bring up to 25 pounds of personal papers to be shredded for no charge. First Bank & Trust recycled approximately 45,000 pounds of paper in 2014, saving the equivalent of 383 trees.