Ballard Tool Library

  ballard-tool-libraryA tool library is coming to Ballard!

What is a tool library? Just like a normal library, a tool library is a sustainable public service that provides community access to tools and an exchange of knowledge, at little to no cost.

Our Vision

  • Sharing Community
  • Sustainability
  • Self Reliance/Resiliency
  • Making/Building/Creating
  • Caretaking/Stewardship
  • Teaching
  • Inclusive/For Everyone
  • Interchange of Knowledge

Our Mission

  • Providing space for tools and knowledge
  • Creating a system for sharing tools and knowledge
  • Facilitating community with tools and knowledge

How Can You Help?

We still need to find a location for the Ballard Tool Library!

We would like for the location to be

  • Centrally located in Ballard
  • 500-1000 square feet
  • Little to no cost

Please contact Dan McKeon if you have a location or you’d like to help out!

Future Events

Thursday, July 16 @ 5:30-6:30 PM Peddler Brewing Company 1514 Northwest Leary Way Seattle, WA 98107

Other Local Tool Libraries

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Capitol Hill

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