Community Laboratory Workshops for July


Checkout all the events and workshops happening at the University Heights Community Laboratory (CoLab) and University Heights neighborhood for the end of July!

CoLab-Logo-ButtonThe CoLab is a multipurpose space that provides DIY workshops focused on neighborhood development, community empowerment, and affordable and accessible education.

Fair Housing Rights presented by H.O.M.E. – Wednesday, July 20th @ 6pm to 7pm – Come learn your rights as a tenant and landloard as the Community Laboratory welcomes back Educational Specialist Katherine Sponaugle from Housing Opportunities Made Equal (H.O.M.E.) for a FREE Tenants and Landlords Rights Workshop. Stop by or register online here!

Bailey Fights Blight: Community Paint Day II – Saturday, July 23rd @ 10am to 2pm – Join professional artists, business owners, and community members as we start to paint the designs created through community brainstorming. We’ll also host a neighborhood cleanup for those less artistically inclined! Meet at the Varsity Theater located at 3165 Bailey Avenue where gloves and painting supplies will be distributed.

DIY Bike Tune-Up and Resources by Bufvelo -Friday, July 28th @ 5pm to 7pm – Bufvelo are back yet again to offer their wisdom and expertise when it comes to the biking world! Join Andy and Nat as they answer questions pertaining to your bike and its ventures, and offer their knowledge of cheap and free bicycle resources around the city, country, and interwebs! Register on Facebook here or via a google form here.

Make & Take: Children’s Craft Workshop – Saturday, July 30th @ 12pm to 1pm – For the aspiring artist in your kid, bring him or her to this workshop as they learn how to craft a water vessels made out of origami for the low cost of $7 for attendance. Sign-up at the University Heights Tool Library or via this google form. Parents must accompany their children for the workshop.