Repair Resources and Upcoming Events

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2021 Fix-it Workshops and Fix-it Fair Events are Scheduled! 

Fix it Fairs and workshops allow volunteers and professionals to provide repairs for items such as a tools in need of sharpening, a small appliances (like a lamp or toaster), small electronics, an item of furniture, or even bicycles.  Fixer also provide coaching for attendees. 

The primary goals of Fix-It Fairs are to raise awareness of repair as a viable option in our community and reduce waste associated with broken items.  Fix-it Fairs are free and open to everyone.  

Upcoming Fix-it Events: 

Bike Repair at  Lamb Cottage, June 20 from 11AM - 3AM 

Additional 2021 Fix-it events are tentatively scheduled:

  • August: Fix-It Fair: Appliances, Textiles, and More 
  • September: Fix-It Workshop: Backpack and Cell Phone Repair!
  • October: Fix-It Workshop: Jewelry and Furniture
  • November: Fix-It Fair: Appliances, Textiles, and More
  • December: Fix-It Workshop: Topic TBD
  • February: Fix-It Fair: Appliances, Textiles, and More

Many repair events took place digitally in 2020 and into 2021 and include recorded information as well as live Q&A sessions with local repair professionals (see links below).  

For more information about how to participate in these events as a volunteer, Fixer, or attendee, visit the ToolBox Project Fix it Fair web pages, or email Deveron Musgrave, Waste Prevention Analyst, City of Eugene.