Come along to a general meeting (first Monday of the month at 6.30pm) or check the calendar to find out about collective meetings.


Learn from the finest vegan cooks in Brighton! Start by helping to prepare and serve, then create simple delicious meals or help behind the counter taking orders and selling books. You can also help with ordering food and the finances. Cafe collective meetings are on the third Monday of every month at 7pm


Learn how to run a bar! You could also get involved in running the beer cellar, from changing barrels to cleaning lines there is loads to do. The bar collective also involves ordering drinks doing the finances and general admin. If you want to get involved e-mail Bar volunteer meetings are on the second Monday of the month, 7pm


Help spread the info! You can help with finding new titles, ordering books, organising author talks and writing book reviews. Check the calendar for meetings or email to get involved.


Keeping the place spotless! The average cleaning shift takes around two hours, longer if you want to be extra thorough, and is usually done in the morning before the club opens. A rota is displayed in the cafe/bar area. If you want to help put your name and contact details next to the rota. Occasionally there are more in depth cleaning binges, known to enthusiasts as deep cleaning.


Stop the club falling to pieces! If you want to help out with repairs please e-mail Occasional work days are announced in advance but there are always odd jobs to do.


Making ends meet! From paying the bills to bookkeeping to applying for grants, we always need people to help manage and make us more money! E-mail to find out how you can help.


If I can’t dance it’s not my revolution! Put on your favourite bands, learn how to set up the PA and do the sound, ‘street team’ for gigs – flyer and poster or organise film showings, pub quizzes, games nights, talks, etc. – whatever your ideas – bring them along. Email for more information.


The card filers of the apocalypse! See the Library page for the next meeting and info on how to help out, or email to organise an induction.


The freshly reformed mediation collective welcomes new members. Please get in touch if you are experiencing problems with another person using the club and have been unable to resolve them. Email for more information.


Distributing flyers for the Cowley, taking out the rubbish, sorting out the leaflets, making window displays, doing the recycling, repairing computers, putting up exhibitions… there’s always a lot to do… just ask what needs doing!