Entries by Patrick

Tool Library Offers Bike Repair/ Fixers’ Collective

West Seattle Spokespeople have been sponsoring free, minor bike repair to anyone and everyone at the Fixers’ Collective Meeting on the first Thursday of every month. Some of the best volunteer mechanics in our area are there to fix flats, lube chains, repair brakes and do other minor bicycle repairs. Seattle Fixers’ Collective In the broadest […]

Sustainable Seattle Offers Tool Library Workshop

A Workshop with the West Seattle Tool Library    Wednesday, April 4th, 6:30-8:30 p.m. 2100 Building Community Room A 2100 24th Ave South Seattle, Washington   98144 At the kick-off for Sustainable Seattle’s Neighborhood Workshop program, you’ll learn about the West Seattle Tool Library from the innovators themselves, including lessons they learned while building the library […]

Tool Library Offers Kayak Paddle Building Workshop

Greenland-Style Kayak Paddle Workshop Two Part Series 1st Session: Monday, April 2nd, 6-9pm 2nd Session: Monday, April 9th, 6-9pm Skill Level: Novice to Advanced Come and make your own custom made Greenland style kayak paddle with Inupiat kayak builder Sean Gallagher.  This is a project is for even the novice of carpenters and encourage people to take […]

Get caffeinated with Roast House Coffee at The Tool Library!

Get caffeinated with Roast House Coffee! Saturday, March 24th, 10am-1pm The West Seattle Tool Library and Roast House Coffee Roasters present a fun and informative class on coffee extraction. Melitta, french press, aero, toddy and syphon methods will be covered. Taste for yourself how each method highlights different flavors. If organic, socially responsible coffee is […]

The Seattle Share Fair: Celebrate the Sharing Revolution!

You may have recently heard the terms collaborative consumption, meshing, or the sharing economy.  Basically, this is just a fancy new vocabulary for the time honored practice of sharing with your friends and neighbors. But now local services are springing up everywhere to promote the practice and provide inexpensive or even free access to almost […]

Tool Library Offers Intro to Beekeeping

  This winter, The West Seattle Tool Library is offering The Make-It Workshop Series, exploring a wide varietyof unique crafts from beer brewing to beekeeping. Register for classes online either through The Tool Library’s Meetup Page or its Events Calendar.Introduction to Beekeeping Tuesday, January 24th, 7-9 PM There a lot of buzz around bees these days.  This […]