The Union of the Parishes of Faro will hold next Saturday, 18, between 15:00 and 18:00 hours, the second event of the Community Workshop of St. Peter.
The event is an opportunity for anyone to repair appliances and mechanical appliances, restore furniture and antiques, among other things, with the support of expert staff and in an informal and knowledge-sharing environment.
The initiative takes place at the São Pedro delegation of the parish union, on Avenida da República.
Registration is free and can be done on the project website or via email [email protected] indicating the participant's name and description of the object to be repaired.
The Community Workshop of São Pedro is a circular economy space that results from an approved application to the program of the Environmental Fund «Circular Economy in Parishes (JUNTAr +)».
The main challenge addressed is to sensitize and empower the population to repair and convert or integrate old objects into useful objects, reducing the use of new materials and energy to develop them, preserving and using resources more efficiently.