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is finishing a busy season—the tool shed will be staffed 9-11 a.m. until November 12, and open by appointment all winter!

In addition to being open by request, we may be open sporadically throughout the winter. We'll try to give notice of such brief openings on our Facebook page a few days in advance.  You can reach Julia at 413.225.3196 or by email at with questions or to borrow a tool. 

New to us tools include: a table saw, a tiny battery-powered chainsaw, a heat gun, a router with table, a tile saw, and a Saw-z-all.

Our inventory is posted on our Facebook page and on

of the
2015 Pioneer Valley
Transition Towns Film Festival


1st Place: Rob Deza  Nuestras Raices
a film about urban farming in Holyoke created in Spanish with English subtitles
2nd Place: Janet Masucci  Root Cellars

 3rd Place: Janet Masucci   Electrify Your Bicycle

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