Upcoming Events

Repair Café in February 2016

The Repair Café will return to Central Neighbourhood House in February. At this monthly gathering, we will have volunteer fixers available for computers, electronics, small appliances, clothes, jewellery, bike, book and paper repairs, among others. For whatever you need fixing, bring it on! You can learn how to fix it while enjoying a cup of coffee or tea. To avoid lineups, please arrive early. Registration may close by 3:15 p.m. For more info about visiting the Repair Café, please go to the Visit page.

When: Saturday, February 27, 12 – 4 p.m.
WhereCentral Neighbourhood House, 349 Ontario Street, Toronto (view map)
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible
Cost: Free (Donations are welcome!)

 

Repair Café in March 2016

The Repair Café will be back at Skills for Change in March. At this monthly gathering, we will have volunteer fixers available for computers, electronics, small appliances, clothes, jewellery, book and paper repairs, among others. For whatever you need fixing, bring it on! You can learn how to fix it while enjoying a cup of coffee or tea. To avoid lineups, please arrive early. Registration may close at around 1:15 pm. For more info about visiting the Repair Café, please go to the Visit page.

When: Saturday, March 26 – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: Skills for Change, 791 St. Clair Ave. West, 2nd Floor  (see below for directions
Accessibility: Stairwell access only
Cost: Free  (Donations are welcome)

Directions to Skills for Change

Here is the map of Skills for Change (791 St. Clair Ave. West, Toronto) – view map

To visit Skills for Change by TTC, the closest subway station is St. Clair West. After getting off the TTC train, change to the westbound streetcar that goes along St. Clair West and then get off at Arlington Stop. Go to the sidewalk on the south side of the street and walk towards the west about 100 metres. You will see a small white detached building which is where Skills for Change is located.

Parking

There is a Green P parking lot adjacent to the Skills for Change building. It charges a $6 flat rate on the weekend. Parking on the street is also available around the area.