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Woodworking for Women: Make Your Own Paddle

May 22, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

This FREE six-week woodworking class for women ages 13+ will take place on Saturdays at the Community Boat House in downtown New Brunswick from 11am-12:30pm starting Saturday April 17 and running to Saturday May 22. Participants will learn several aspects of woodworking, including: preparing and laminating wood for construction; transferring the pattern and cutting the shape; shaping the shaft, grip and blade; sanding; and applying the finish. At the end of the session, participants will have a paddle to take home! Please do not sign up if you cannot commit to attending all class sessions. Registration is limited to six (6) participants. Contact hfenyk@lowerraritanwatershed.org to register. First come, first served.

Instructors for this session are Amber Hennes and Sarah Tomasello. Amber gained skills in woodworking through her work in theater design and scenic fabrication across the US. Sarah has taken classes in woodworking, and has been part of our community boat shop boat build since project inception.

Class sessions:

April 17

April 24

May 1

May 8

May 15

May 22

For more on the Community Boat Build


May 22, 2021
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Lower Raritan Watershed Partnership


Community Boat House
100 Kirkpatrick Street - first floor
New Brunswick, NJ 08901 United States
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