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Repair Cafe – Federal Way
August 3 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pmFree
South King Tool Library is hosting a Repair Café on Saturday, August 3, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the future home of the South King Tool Library Building at the Thornton F. McElroy Masonic Lodge, 1700 S. 340th St., Federal Way. Please note that the location is difficult to find the first time.
There will be 4 sewing fixers there, so bring clothing or linens that need repair. A birdhouse-building craft will be available for kids, and refreshments are provided by Poverty Bay Cafe & Coffee Company.
Residents can bring broken, damaged, or nonfunctional small household items including kitchen appliances, furniture, clothing, or family heirlooms. Please bring items small enough to be easily carried by one person. Do not bring any items that are leaking, dangerous, and excessively dirty, contain gasoline/fuel or have a strong odor. Cracked electronic screens, locked out electronics or microwaves cannot be repaired at this event.
Residents are encouraged to sign up and describe broken items through email or on the Facebook event page so fixers can research in advance. Damaged items should be accompanied by manuals, adapters,
Children are welcome to attend the event with adult supervision. This event’s craft is assembling birdhouses from scrap lumber with assistance.
Refreshments are provided courtesy of Poverty Bay Café & Coffee Company. The event is funded in part by grants from the Washington State Department of Ecology.