Are you handy with Tools and/or Sewing? Be a Fix-It Coach!


Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


388 9th StreetSuite 190Oakland, CA 94607


Fixit Clinic is a "pop-up" activity where people bring their broken things to disassemble: many participants have never attempted opening up something before, and often special tools are necessary to get inside. People bring their broken, non-functioning things -- electronics, appliances, computers, toys, bicycles, sewing machines, fabric items, etc.-- for assessment, disassembly, and -- hopefully -- repair.

The Asian Branch Library plans to start hosting these clinics on Saturday afternoons in June (1:00-4:00), and we are seeking volunteer Fixit Coaches to help guide people through the disassembly & fixing process. If you are handy - with tools, electronics, sewing, etc. - please consider signing up to help!

For more information, please contact Sara DuBois at Or signup online at (be sure to check the option "CA-Oakland (Asian Branch, Oakland Public Library)."


  • Electronics
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Appliance Repair
  • Sewing

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Saturday afternoons (1:00-4:00)
  • Please sign up at

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