Westside Repair Café - Mar Vista Fall Festival

Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 11:00am


The Westside Repair Café team (Our Time Bank Transition Culver City) have joined forces with the Mar Vista Community Counsel to help run the next "Regional" Repair Café!  

Location: Mar Vista Recreation Center - Mar Vista Park Gymnasium, 11430 Woodbine Ave., Mar Vista, CA 90066

Guests, please mark your calendars for Saturday, October 22nd, start time 11AM, end time 3PM.  Volunteers and fixers, please plan to arrive at 10AM for setup and orientation, then stay to help cleanup so we can vacate the facility by 4PM.  

If you would like to volunteer to help at this event you do not need to be an expert fixer! Apprentices and those with an aptitude to learn are welcome to volunteer. If you can help with repairs, demonstrations, general staff support, etc. please consider signing up HERE (volunteers only please)

To help us do the repairs as fast as possible, we ask that you send us an EMAIL a week or two in advance describing the items you need repaired and their condition.  Please include brand and model numbers where appropriate.  Our repairers will research your items ahead of time to help ensure we are able to make proper repairs quickly.

We will update this event page 1-2 weeks before the event date with the list of Repair Stations that will be operational.  Stations that we hope to be in operation for this event include: Station B - Give-away Table; Station C - Wardrobe, Clothing; Station D - Computers; Station E - Appliances, Electrical; Station H - Bicycle; Station J - Sharpening; Station CR Crafts & Re-purposing; Station CS Clothing Swap tablesmiley; maybe 1-2 other Stations and a couple demonstrations (TBD at event). 

Our Repair Ticket form can be downloaded at the bottom of this Calendar listing.  Please see our procedures page (coming soon) for how it is used.  Please EMAIL us in advance to tell us about what you have for repair, please bring any manuals along with the item to help us with repairs.  


Some additional links for this event include:





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