Share your skills!
VTL needs workshop facilitators
The Vancouver Tool Library is looking for workshop facilitators; people who can help empower their community with tools and skills.
We’re looking for anyone with skills in woodworking, home reno, gardening, plumbing, automotive, bike repair, textiles, etc. Experience teaching small groups of people is definitely an asset.
Have an idea for a workshop? We’ll work with you to develop the content and logistics around the workshop, and set the class size to a comfortable limit. Examples of past VTL workshops include blade sharpening, bike repair, sewing classes, introduction to woodworking, wood turning, and basic automotive.
A small honorarium is offered to our facilitators. If you’re interested, or know someone who is interested in facilitating a VTL workshop, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
– Hugz from VTL!
We have a food dehydrator! Available now to VTL members for $1/day, this little unit is good for dehydrating basic things like fruit and herbs. Come get it!
Christmas is coming! Don’t panic, just come into the Tool Library and grab a gift card for your friend or family! $65 gets a whole year of access to the Vancouver Tool Library. That’s over 2,000 tools and membership in a great community organization. Gift cards are available in the shop, so come on over!
We are building digital histories for our tools! We need you help to contribute with your own experiences. What projects are you working on? Join the research study conducted by Università della Svizzera italiana (Lugano, Switzerland) in collaboration with Simon Fraser University in BC. $30 VTL credit is available for participants who complete the study.
Find out more at: http://roamingobjects.siat.sfu.ca
We’re having a GARAGE SALE
Sunday, Oct. 2, 9am-3pm
@ VTL (3448 Commercial St.)
Power tools! Hand tools! Gardening tools! Accessories! Come and find some great deals and help out your community’s Tool Library. Most tools by donation, other for very cheap. Rain or shine. We accept cash, credit and debit.