🛠 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 Tool Library Fun Day

9 October 2021 10:00—16:00 Civic Street Yard

Come one, come all on Saturday 9th October 10 – 4pm. A very Belated 2nd Birthday for Glasgow Tool Library with toy making, yard games, hot drinks, cold drinks, pizza, rusty tools, repairs, yard sale goodies, seed swaps and MUCH MORE!

With Repair Cafe Glasgow, Omar Bhatia, Ruth Green, Ooni Pizza, Glasgow Seed Library, Boomerang Woodworking and more TBC!

Tool Restoration and Sharpening Workshops – Throughout the day

Interested in learning how to fix up your rusty spanner and sharpen your saws? Come to one of our tool restoration and sharpening workshops run by Ruth Green and Omar Bhatia.

10:00 – 11:00 Tool Sharpening with Ruth Green

11:30 – 12:30 Tool Sharpening for Women and Non-Binary People with Ruth Green

14:00 – 15:00 Tool Restoration with Omar Bhatia

15:30 – 16:30 Tool Restoration with Omar Bhatia

Yard Sale – 10:00 – 13:00

Our first Yard Sale at Civic Street Yard! Find yourself a deal of a LIFETIME! If you’re interested in having a stall get in touch with Cat – cat@glasgowtoollibrary.com

Repair Cafe Glasgow – 12:00 – 15:00

Got some broken stuff that needs fixing? Bring it along to Repair Cafe Glasgow who can help you to FIX NOT DITCH!

DIY Pizza by Ooni – Lunchtime

Delicious pizza will be provided by the FANTASTIC Ooni pizza!

Toy Making Workshop – Drop in

Local carpenters Boomerang Woodworking with be hosting a toy making workshop for all ages. No need to book, just pop along and get involved.

Yard Games, Raffles and Prizes – All day

There will be a whole lot of FUN and GAMES going on at Civic Street Yard! Come join the fun!

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