Fix-It Fair, February 23

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FIF_Madison_bike-repairThis will be the last Fix-It Fair of the season – although not the last Repair Cafe. We’ll be fixing small appliances, mending garments and doing minor bike repairs. Join us Saturday, February 23, from 10 am to 1 pm, at Floyd Light Middle School, 10800 SE Washington St.

Fix-It Fair, January 26, 2019

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FIF_Madison_JesusBring your broken small appliances, garments and other textiles to our first Repair Cafe of the new year. With our partner Bikes for Humanity, we’ll be doing minor bike repairs, too. Find us at the Fix-It Fair, Saturday, January 26, 2019, from 10 am to 1 pm at Ockley Green Middle School, 6031 N Montana Ave.

Fix-It Fair, November 17

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Stan and owner fixing vacuumIt’s Fix-It Fair season! Each year, we partner with the City of Portland to hold Repair Cafes during the City’s Fix-It Fairs. First up is the Fix-It Fair at Madison High, located at 2735 NE 82nd Ave. On Saturday, November 17, from 10 am to 1 pm, our volunteers will be fixing small appliances and mending garments and other textiles. Also, we are thrilled to partner with Bikes 4 Humanity to bring bike repair back to the Fix-It Fair!

While you’re there, be sure to check out all the Fix-It Fairs have to offer. Learn about what local community organizations have to offer or attend some workshops. Fix-It Fairs are always among our favorite events of the year.

North Portland Tool Library, October 16

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NPTL_James-tulip-lampContinuing our love of tool libraries, we’re partnering with the North Portland Tool Library on October 16, from 6-8 pm. Our volunteers will be on hand to repair your broken small appliances, bikes, garments and other textiles. We’ll be in the public event space of the Historic Kenton Firehouse at 8105 N Brandon Ave.

SE Portland Tool Library, September 27

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SEPTL_Matthew-repairingWe love partnering with our local tool libraries, and on September 27, from 6-8 pm, we’ll be back at the Southeast Portland Tool Library to fix your broken small appliances and bikes, and mend your garments and other textiles. Address is 1137 SE 20th Ave, in the basement of the Hinson Memorial Baptist Church. See you there!

Rosewood Initiative, August 23

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IMG_2119Join us as we partner once again with Rosewood Initiative and Gresham Repair Cafe to fix your broken small appliances and bikes, and mend your clothing and other textiles. Kids need clothes repaired for back to school? Bring them to the Repair Cafe.

Our volunteer sewists and fixers will be on hand from 6-8 pm, Thursday, August 23. Rosewood Initiative is at 16126 SE Stark St.

For everyone who attended last year’s event, please note that this year, Rosewood Initiative has air conditioning!

ReBuilding Center, April 24, 6-8pm

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RBC-Julie-Alicia-AshleyWe are thrilled to partner again with the ReBuilding Center so that we can fix your broken small appliances and bikes and mend your garments. We’ll be in the ReFind Education Center, located by the administration offices, just north of the entrance to the store at 3625 N Mississippi Ave.