Category Archives: tool library

November last month open for the tool library til spring. Get stuff now!

Fall tidying is here. Although it’s a good thing to leave pile of leaves for wintering native bees, some of you may want to rake those leaves into those piles, instead of carrying them by hand. And, if you’ve been waiting for cooler weather to do outside construction projects, now is the time! Circular saws, […]
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New October (fall?) hours for the Tool Library!

Due to travel and new volunteers, and all sorts of activities, we have new appointment hours for the tool library. Tuesdays – 10-11 am, please email kfedler@his.com. Thursdays – 4:30 – 5:30 pm, email joshua.singer@dc.gov (starting October 14th) Fridays – 5-6 pm, email greenneighborsdc@gmail.com Saturdays – 2 – 3 pm, email greenneighborsdc@gmail.com Sundays – 2 […]
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A Case for Supporting and Growing our Tool Library in Washington, DC

Note: GNDC is holding a Tour of the Tools Saturday, the 26th, of DPR’s Garden Tool Share, at 1380 Taylor ST NW, 10 – 2 pm. Taylor ST is being worked on, so parking on 14th St is best. In 2006, the Kounkuey Design Initiative (KDI) in Nairobi, Kenya, began working with residents of the […]
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GNDC Hosts a Tour of Tools this Saturday! DC’s Shared Tool Library.

DC HAS A TOOL LIBRARY!  Did you know?!?  Neither did we until late last year.  We were trying to decide whether to start one, but this great one, also known as DPR’s Garden Tool Share already exists, with 139 types of tools, not all garden-related!  Weed-whackers, power washers, hedge trimmers, paper-shredders, composters, a table saw, […]
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