• First Evangelical Lutheran Church (map)
  • 325 Mill St
  • Poughkeepsie, NY, 12601
  • United States

Bring your beloved but broken item to the community room of First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Poughkeepsie.

Co-sponsored by Poughkeepsie Friends Meeting

Please bring a food item for St. Paul's Pantry.

Repair Stations Including but not Limited To: Mechanical, electrical, electronic. Lamps and  vacuums. Clothing & textiles. Jewelry. Things made of wood. Digital devices. And (love this) Lost Manual Look-up!

Plus the bike enthusiasts from sPOKe of Poughkeepsie will be will us again to repair/tuneup your bicycle. "Working to promote the use of bicycles as a means of transportation in the city of Poughkeepsie. Improving Poughkeepsie one bicycle at a time."

And our supervised Kids Take-Apart Area. 

In our "Cafe" we'll have coffee & tea for free, and sweet & savory bakery treats for a donation.

If you have an item you're not sure we can repair--or a skill you'd like to share--please contact Nancy at: pokrepaircafe@gmail.com

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Parking is across from the church.

From Route 9 north or south, or from the west via Mid-Hudson Bridge:

Take Route 44/55 EAST. Go to the 4th light, turn LEFT onto Academy St. Go through 2 lights, then look for the entrance to large parking lot on your RIGHT. The church will be directly ahead, but is on a one-way street. Parking is FREE! Enter the church basement from the left (west) side of the church via the ramp from the sidewalk.

From the east (and from the north or south on Taconic Parkway) via Route 44/55:

Routes 44 and 55 come together at Taft Ave. Continue 1.6 miles (Church is on the right). Turn left there at light onto Catharine St. Go 200 feet, turn left into parking lot.