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Donate Your Gently Used Garden Tools

To donate your gently used tools to the Garden Tool Lending Program, please email Margaret Brown at

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The Library is Currently Seeking:

  • Aerator
  • Bow Saw
  • Broad Fork
  • Bulb Planter
  • Cultivator
  • Digging Bar, various
  • Fence Post Driver
  • Garden Trowel
  • Grass Hook (sickle)
  • Hedge Shear, manual
  • Hoe, planter’s
  • Hose attachments
  • Ladder
  • Lawn Mower, regular and mulching (not power)
  • Lopping Shear
  • Mulch Fork
  • Picks, railroad
  • Picks, mattock
  • Pick, hand
  • Pitchfork
  • Pole pruner
  • Pole pruner, extension handle
  • Pole saw
  • Post hole digger
  • Pruning saw
  • Pruning shear, hand
  • Rake (leaf, bow, grading)
  • Shovel, round or square point
  • Soil tamper
  • Spade, garden
  • Spading fork
  • Spreader, seed and fertilizer
  • Street broom
  • Swing sickle
  • Tiller, hand
  • Trowels, cultivators (hand)
  • Wheelbarrow


Comments (2)

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  1. Laura says:

    Any chance y’all will ever add a weed wacker?

    • Web Editor says:

      Hi Laura,

      If someone donates one in good condition, we will consider adding it. At the moment, however, we’re focused non-powered tools, which are easier to run and maintain.

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