Learn How to Start a Tool Library on Wednesday Nov 30th in Seattle

We’re excited to announced that on Wednesday, November 30th 2011 at 7pm we’ll be giving a workshop in Seattle on how to start a community tool lending library with the West Seattle Tool Library.  The meeting will be held at the Ravenna Eckstein Community Center and we’ll be providing answers to questions like:

  1. Why should we start a kitchen, tool, sporting goods, etc. lending library?
  2. What do we need to get started?
  3. Where/how do we get insurance?
  4. How much funding to get started & keep things going?
  5. Do we have to buy the tools?
  6. How do we manage all the tools and new members we’ll be getting every week?
  7. What are some strategies for maintaining tools?
  8. and we’ll be answering other questions participants may have.

This meeting is being hosted by Sustainable NE Seattle:

Time: November 30, 2011 from 7pm to 8:30pm
Location: Ravenna Eckstein Community Center- Teen Room
Street: 6535 Ravenna Ave NE
City/Town: Seattle Wa. 98115

Please contact us to RSVP or learn more about Local Tools.