Regional Repair Event Calendar

Repair culture is growing in the Portland Metro region! This page includes repair events in Multnomah, Washington and Clackamas Counties. Please hold the cursor over each event for more details and event contact information.

  • 16
    16.November.Thursday

    Free Lead-Safe Home Projects Workshop

    18:30 -20:00
    2017-11-16
    8105 N Brandon Ave, Portland, OR 97217, USA
    8105 N Brandon Ave, Portland, OR 97217, USA

    Before scraping, sanding, or remodeling any painted surface in pre-1978 housing, check out this class! It’s great for people who want to do a small project that may involve exposure to lead paint, such as sanding down an old window frame or a reused door with potential lead paint, or a small renovation project in an older home. The class will also discuss the requirements for hiring certified contractors to work on pre-1978 housing. Eligible participants will receive a free kit of testing and working materials, as well as valuable information on protecting your family from lead exposure during home renovations.

    This basic class is great for people who want to do a small project that may involve exposure to lead paint, such as sanding down an old window frame or a reused door with potential lead paint.
    Basic background on history and uses of lead
    Project planning and preparation
    Lead-Safe work techniques
    Project cleanup and dust testing of area
    Connections to related resources
    The kit for qualified participants includes a starter kit for lead-safe work practices and testing materials, as well as the opportunity borrow a HEPA vacuum.

    Interested? To guarantee we bring enough materials for all, please register online at:
    
    www.communityenergyproject.org/get-involved/calendar 
    Or call 503-284-6827 ext 108

  • 18
    18.November.Saturday

    Fix-it Fair Repair Cafe @ Ron Russel Middle School

    10:30 -13:30
    2017-11-18
    3955 SE 112th Ave, Portland, OR 97266, United States
    3955 SE 112th Ave, Portland, OR 97266, United States

    Join Repair PDX to kick of Fix-it Fair season with our November Repair Cafe at the Ron Russel Middle School!

    Bring your broken small appliances, bikes, and sewing to be mended.

    Hope to see you there!

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    November 12 - November 18
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    12.November.Sunday
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    13.November.Monday
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    14.November.Tuesday
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    15.November.Wednesday
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    17.November.Friday
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