Auckland Central City Library

Hosted by Group avatar Central City Library Repair Cafe

Party impact

15

participants

6

restarters

10 kg

waste prevented

104 kg

CO2 emission prevented

12

devices fixed

4

devices repairable

n/a

devices dead

equivalent to...

Volunteers at a Restart Party fixing devices, cropped on hands

Description

Collaborative repair café held by Repair Café Aotearoa NZ and Auckland Central City Library!

What is on offer?

-REPAIRS available are MENDING of clothing and textiles (yet no alterations) as well as small ELECTRICAL household items such as your toaster, lamp, vacuum cleaner, etc. We don't accept microwaves, though.

-A VISIBLE MENDING workshop will be running alongside the Repair Cafe, from 1pm - 4pm- https://fb.me/e/1NSNkSQ0M

To accommodate everyone you will be able to see our volunteer repairers for 1 item at a time. If you have more than one item you'd like us to look at and there is enough time, you can register your second item afterwards.

KOHA is gratefully accepted to support the running of this event.

Refreshments will be available.

If you are keen to volunteer your repair skills for this event get in touch with us on [email protected]

Location

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42/44 Lorne Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand

About the group

Group avatar

Central City Library Repair Cafe

The Central City Library Repair Cafe is a collaboration between Repair Cafe Aotearoa NZ and the Auckland Central City Library. The repair events take place at the library's Makers Space. We usually offer mending, electrical appliance repair, 3-D printing and sometimes workshops.

Group Stats

131

participants

62

hours volunteered

parties thrown

76 kg

waste prevented

992 kg

CO2 emission prevented