🛠 DO YOU WANT A TOOL LIBRARY IN YOUR COMMUNITY?🛠 BIG NEWS – We’re expanding our service across Glasgow into two (or more) communities through an exciting new drop off and collection service We’re looking for community groups or organisaiton in the east and west that can help us deliver this new ‘hub and spoke service’ by acting as anchor or ‘spoke’ locations Please share to get the message out there. If you’re interested in collaborating, head to our website’s info section or follow the Linktree to find out more information. #toollibrary #tools #borrowdontbuy #shareandrepair #powertools #handtools #diy #homemaintenance #craft #woodwork #hobby #sustainableliving #socialenterprise #circulareconomy #grassroots #community #glasgowtoollibrary #sustainability #sharing #library #reuse #recycle #upcycle #repair #Scotland #Glasgow #volunteers ️We had a great time on Saturday hanging out with @repairglasgow at @civichouse_ and @civicstreet_ We were working together to repair tools that needed some TLC and teach maintenance skills to some of our volunteers Together we’re trying to build a culture of sharing and repairing in Glasgow 🛠️#toollibrary #tools #borrowdontbuy #shareandrepair #powertools #handtools #diy #homemaintenance #craft #woodwork #hobby #sustainableliving #socialenterprise #circulareconomy #grassroots #community #glasgowtoollibrary #sustainability #sharing #library #reuse #recycle #upcycle #repair #Scotland #Glasgow #volunteers CLOSES TOMORROW Get your applications in by 5pm 12th May to apply for our role of Community Engagement Worker. Please share with any recent graduates who might be interested. For more information on how to apply, go to our opportunities section on our website or to www.gcas.co.uk#jobopportunity #job #opportunity #graduate #toollibrary #glasgow ️TOOL 800️ No. 800 is a precision drill press that can be used for jewellery, model@making or detail woodwork #ToolTuesday #toollibrary #tools #borrowdontbuy #shareandrepair #powertools #handtools #diy #craft #woodwork #hobby #socialenterprise #circulareconomy #grassroots #community #glasgowtoollibrary #sustainability #sharing #library #reuse #recycle #repair #Scotland #Glasgow #volunteers #volunteerGlasgow #commons #local #shoplocal #zerowaste Work With Us! Community Engagement Worker 6 month opportunity for recent graduates Help us build a culture of sharing and repairing We have an exciting job opportunity for recent graduates (from any level of university education) to work with Glasgow Tool Library on a 6 month part-time paid internship. We are seeking to employ a Community Engagement Worker who is responsible for delivering a National Lottery funded events programme titled “Building a Culture of Sharing and Repairing” and connecting with community members and groups across Glasgow. You are eligible if you are: – Unemployed or employed in a non-graduate level role that does not fit into your future career plan – A recent graduate (summer 2019>) from:Dip HE, Undergraduate, Postgraduate, or PhD levels of study Aged 29 or under Based in Scotland -Have the right to work in the UK* for the duration of the internships you apply to For more info visit our website or follow the link in our Linktree#jobopportunity #Glasgow #toollibrary #repair #reuse #events #tools #repairandshare #graduate

Glasgow Canal Festival 2017

22 July 2017 12:00—18:00

The first ever Glasgow Canal Festival is coming to North Glasgow on Saturday 22nd July!
The Forth & Clyde Canal between Applecross Basin and Speirs Wharf will spring to life between 11am and 5pm with street theatre, a street food village, dragon boat racing, canoe taster sessions, guided cycle tours, craft workshop,heritage and wildlife tours, live music and a behind the scenes look inside local landmarks.

WORKSHOPS & ACTIVITIES
The inaugural Glasgow Canal Dragon Boat Race (ticketed)
Full details are available at https://www.scottishcanals.co.uk/events/glasgow-canal-festival/
Origami Boat Making
Chinese Craft Fair Ricefield Arts
Submarine Time Machine Exhibit from National Theatre of Scotland
Canoe taster sessions hosted by Pinkston Watersports, Glasgow
Guided tours of The Whisky Bond.
Pirate mini-boat build with Glasgow Tool Library
Queens Cross Housing Association Community Stall
The Whisky Bond Makers Market and creative workshops led by Peter Mead, Jennifer Argo, Sharon Ferris, Alys Owen.
Sculpture Club workshop with Glasgow Sculpture Studios
Educational talks by Scottish Canals about the invertebrates & fish found in the canal
Mischief le Bas walking theatre’s ‘Under the Sea’
Sustrans Scotland Cycle Tours
World Youth Urban Games Skate-boarding, BMX & parkour displays and workshop
Passenger Boat trips (£3 adults, £1.50 kids)
Archifringe exhibition at Civic House
Street Food & Catering by
Cafe Ocho
Piece @The Whisky Bond
Streat Food Village
– feat Chompsky, FacePlant Foods, GLo Alfresco Events & Nomad Wood Fired Pizza
AFTER PARTY at The Whisky Bond!
All activities are free unless stated otherwise

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