The next Pittsfield Repair Cafe will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, in the basement of St. Stephen’s Church, 67 East St.; enter through the Allen Street door.

Volunteers fix guests’ broken and damaged items for free. Anyone is welcome to bring non-working but repairable lamps, vacuum cleaners, and other small appliances, and all types of clothing and fabric items, but not watches, jewelry, shoes, CRT monitors, TVs, or small electronics, such as phones.

For more information or to view photos, visit the Pittsfield Repair Cafe on Facebook or email