Rhinebeck Town Hall Repair Cafe

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Come out Sat. Mar. 11th noon to 4 pm to the Rhinebeck Town Hall at 80 East Market Street to our 17th Rhinebeck Town Hall Repair Cafe (at 80 East Market St. 12572)– bring your “broken but beloved” stuff in to be fixed for free by one of many expert volunteer repair coaches who will be there that day(!).

Repair Coaches Jan. 14th will include:

— Kathleen Everett & Sarah Stevens (clothing/knitting/needlework/mending)

— Rhinebeck Highway Superintendent Barry Sherrod, Chris Luy, and Dimitri Galitzine (bikes/musical instruments/furniture/everything– including lamps, vacuum cleaners, electrical appliances, more!)

— Vallerie Legeay, LMT (licensed massage therapy)

— Barbara Eichin (jewelry)

— Vince Murray (welding everything!)

We launched Rhinebeck Repair Cafes in 2014 after John Wackman brought Holland’s Repair Cafe idea to New Paltz; we need to continue to move local towns and the county towards zero waste and away from incinerating/landfilling things that aren’t garbage:
https://ilsr.org/initiatives/waste-to-wealth/
http://www.chelseagreen.com/the-zero-waste-solution .]

Again– pls let us know if you are interested in helping to launch a Happy Cafe or two here locally with Rhinebeck’s Geraldine Calvo in Rhinebeck/Clinton/Dutchess area(!)…see: http://www.happycounts.org/ ;
http://www.actionforhappiness.org/happy-cafe ;
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/health/11351173/Banish-Blue-Monday-with-a-trip-to-the-Happiness-Cafe.html ;
http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/2015/03/04/happy-cafe-the-canvas-act_n_6798214.html .

See: http://www.RepairCafeHV.org/ ;
http://www.RepairCafe.org/ .

Contact event co-organizer Kathleen Everett at rhinebeckrepaircafe@gmail.com for more info– or us at joeltyner@earthlink.net or 845-464-2245!

Join Kathleen and 150+ at Rhinebeck Repair Cafe too(!):
https://www.facebook.com/RhinebeckRepairCafe?fref=ts .

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