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WOODWORKING 101 (4 Week Series) - 10/31, 11/7, 11/14, 11/21

Rebuilding Exchange

Thursday, October 31, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (CDT)

WOODWORKING 101 (4 Week Series) - 10/31, 11/7, 11/14,...

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Woodworking 101- 10/31 11/7, 11/14, 11/21 Ended $245.00 $13.24

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Woodworking 101 is a four-week series class designed to teach the basics of woodworking. We will cover shop safety, stock prep, and tool use, focusing on the jointer, planer, and chop saw.
Students will use preselected reclaimed, old-growth lumber from the Rebuilding Exchange warehouse to build a tabletop. This project teaches one of the fundamental projects in woodworking: the glue-up. Your tabletop could also be a bench top, shelving, countertop, work surface, or any panel no larger than 10sf in total. Stack-It brackets from RX Made will be available for purchase for bench or shelf conversions, and different base and support options will be covered. Students can also take Woodworking 102 in which you build a table bottom from reclaimed lumber.
No prior shop experience is necessary. 
$170 instruction + $75 materials fee = $245
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Rebuilding Exchange
1740 W Webster Ave
Chicago, IL 60614

Thursday, October 31, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (CDT)

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Rebuilding Exchange

Our mission is to create a market for reclaimed building materials. We do this by diverting materials from landfills and making them accessible for reuse through our retail warehouse, by promoting sustainable deconstruction practices, by providing education and job training programs, and by creating innovative models for sustainable reuse.

Please note our new location! 1740 W Webster Ave., Chicago IL

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