Repair Resources and Upcoming Events

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2024 Fix-it Workshops and Fix-it Fair Events 

Fix it Fairs and workshops allow volunteers and professionals to provide repairs for items such as a tools in need of sharpening, a small appliances (like a lamp or toaster), small electronics, an item of furniture, or even bicycles.  Fixer also provide coaching for attendees. 

The primary goals of Fix-It Fairs are to raise awareness of repair as a viable option in our community and reduce waste associated with broken items.  Fix-it Fairs are free and open to everyone.  

Upcoming 2024 Fix-it Events: 

  • February 10, Fix-It Fair Workshop with Eugene Toolbox Project with Spark, Connected Lane County: Transportation, apparel and electronics 10:30AM-1:30PM at 22 W. 7th Ave., featuring youth assistant Fixers 

  • February 25, Fix-it Fair with Eugene ToolBox Project at Farmers Market Pavilion. household items, textile, appliances, electronics and more 12-3PM, featuring local professional and volunteer Fixers
  • March 9, Fix-it Workshop with Eugene ToolBox Project at the Home Show, Lane Events Center 12-4PM 

For more information about how to participate in these events as a volunteer, Fixer, or attendee, visit the ToolBox Project Fix it Fair web pages, or email Alex Reyna, Waste Prevention Program Coordinator, City of Eugene. 

Additional repair events are taking place across our region, sponsored by Waste Wise Lane County, a part of the Lane County Waste Management Division.

For information about these events, visit the ToolBox Project Fix it Fair web pages,  FiX iT Lane County, or reach out to Dan Hiestand, Lane County's Waste Reduction Outreach Coordinator at 541-682-1223.