Check out the new tools at the Ballard Tool Library!

The Ballard Tool Library is up and running due partly to a generous grant from the City of Seattle Department of Neighborhoods.  One of the things the grant provides is funding to purchase new tools and we are stocking up!  Some of the tools we now have to offer:No automatic alt text available.

  • pressure washer
  • pole pruner
  • power thatcher
  • extension ladder

A bike repair stand and bike repair tools are next on our shopping list.  What would YOU like to see on offer at the Ballard Tool Library?

The Tool Library, 7549B 15th Ave NW is open:
Saturdays, 9am to 11am
Sundays, 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Tuesdays, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Thursdays, 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

There are plenty of volunteer opportunities with the Ballard Tool Library.  We invite you to be an Assistant Librarian!  Duties include:

  • Staff the BTL during open hours
  • Check tools in and out
  • Sell memberships
  • Update tool inventory
  • Give out information.

Sign up HERE.

You can sign up for one-, two-, or three-hour shifts.  Questions?  Contact the Ballard Tool Library Manager, JB Harmon.