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WOODWORKING 101 (4 Week Series) - 4/24, 5/1, 5/8, 5/15 (Thursday nights) 4/24/14 6PM - 9PM 2014-04-24 18:00:00 2014-04-24 21:00:00

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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...

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WOODWORKING 101 (4 Week Series) - 4/26, 5/3, 5/10, 5/17 (Saturday mornings) 4/26/14 10:30AM - 1:30PM 2014-04-26 10:30:00 2014-04-26 13:30:00

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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...

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SHOP TIME 4/26/14 2:30PM - 5:30PM 2014-04-26 14:30:00 2014-04-26 17:30:00

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Have a project in mind, but lack either the tools, the space, or the expertise? Rebuilding Exchange is proud to introduce Shop Time, where...

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DON'T GET STRANDED BICYCLE REPAIR CLASS 4/26/14 2:30PM - 4:30PM 2014-04-26 14:30:00 2014-04-26 16:30:00

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Bring your bike!!  Learn to identify parts of your bicycle and walk through the simple adjustments of maintenance and repair. Identify...

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BENCH MAKE IT TAKE IT - 3 HOUR - Single Tix or Couples Tix Option 4/27/14 2:30PM - 5:30PM 2014-04-27 14:30:00 2014-04-27 17:30:00

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Students will learn how to craft a rustic bench from reclaimed wood (type of wood dependent on availability) Students will review plans,...

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WOODWORKING 101 - (4 Week Series) - 5/4, 5/11, 5/18, 5/25 (Sunday mornings) 5/4/14 10:30AM - 1:30PM 2014-05-04 10:30:00 2014-05-04 13:30:00

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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...

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COLD FRAME BOX- MAKE IT TAKE IT Single Tix or Couples Tix Option 5/4/14 2:30PM - 5:30PM 2014-05-04 14:30:00 2014-05-04 17:30:00

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Come build a garden-ready cold frame, perfect for hardening off those tomato seedlings for spring planting. Cold frames will be built from...

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SHOP TIME 5/10/14 2:30PM - 5:30PM 2014-05-10 14:30:00 2014-05-10 17:30:00

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Have a project in mind, but lack either the tools, the space, or the expertise? Rebuilding Exchange is proud to introduce Shop Time, where...

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MOM'S DAY PLANTER MAKE IT TAKE IT FOR TWO PEOPLE 5/11/14 2:30PM - 5:30PM 2014-05-11 14:30:00 2014-05-11 17:30:00

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Build something fun and useful with Mom on Mother's Day. Students will make a free standing or hangable planter box from reclaimed wood...

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Get Steamed…A Steam Heating Primer 5/17/14 2:30PM - 5:30PM 2014-05-17 14:30:00 2014-05-17 17:30:00

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Dave Bunnell, The Steam Whisperer ™, http://www.thesteamwhisperer.net comes to us with 20 years of experience working in the specialized...

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COUPLES SCRAPTACULAR 5/18/14 2:30PM - 4PM 2014-05-18 14:30:00 2014-05-18 16:00:00

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Here is an opportunity to hang out with your honey and create something fun together. Using reclaimed scraps from the wood shop and other...

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WOODWORKING 101 - (4 Week Series) - 5/22, 5/29, 6/5, 6/12 (Thursday nights) 5/22/14 6PM - 9PM 2014-05-22 18:00:00 2014-05-22 21:00:00

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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...

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WOODWORKING 101 - (4 Week Series) - 5/24, 5/31, 6/7, 6/14 (Saturday mornings) 5/24/14 10:30AM - 1:30PM 2014-05-24 10:30:00 2014-05-24 13:30:00

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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...

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SHOP TIME 5/24/14 2:30PM - 5:30PM 2014-05-24 14:30:00 2014-05-24 17:30:00

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Have a project in mind, but lack either the tools, the space, or the expertise? Rebuilding Exchange is proud to introduce Shop Time, where...

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AQUAPONICS 101 with The Plant 5/24/14 2:30PM - 4:30PM 2014-05-24 14:30:00 2014-05-24 16:30:00

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Join The Plant, Chicago's vertical farm and food business incubator, for an introduction workshop to aquaponics farming.   Aquaponics is...

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MIRROR MAKE IT TAKE IT Single Tix or Couples Tix Option 5/25/14 2:30PM - 5:30PM 2014-05-25 14:30:00 2014-05-25 17:30:00

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Students will pick a salvaged mirror and then build their own frame from preselected reclaimed wood (type of wood dependent on...

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WOODWORKING 101 - (4 Week Series) - 6/1, 6/8, 6/15, 6/22 (Sunday mornings) 6/1/14 10:30AM - 1:30PM 2014-06-01 10:30:00 2014-06-01 13:30:00

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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...

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VERMICULTURE 101 with The Urban Worm Girl 6/1/14 2:30PM - 4:30PM 2014-06-01 14:30:00 2014-06-01 16:30:00

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In this workshop, Amber (The famous Urban Worm Girl - www.urbanwormgirl.com) will discuss the benefits of composting, review the...

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HAND TOOLS with Art Perkins 6/7/14 2:30PM - 4:30PM 2014-06-07 14:30:00 2014-06-07 16:30:00

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Hand tools are the best and here's your chance to learn the best practices of how to use, restore and maintan the most common hand tools....

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BENCH MAKE IT TAKE IT Single Tix or Couples Tix Option 6/8/14 2:30PM - 5:30PM 2014-06-08 14:30:00 2014-06-08 17:30:00

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Students will learn how to craft a bench from reclaimed wood (type of wood dependent on availability) Students will review plans, select...

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SHOP TIME 6/14/14 2:30PM - 5:30PM 2014-06-14 14:30:00 2014-06-14 17:30:00

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Have a project in mind, but lack either the tools, the space, or the expertise? Rebuilding Exchange is proud to introduce Shop Time, where...

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RADICAL MENDING with Eleanor Ray 6/14/14 2:30PM - 4:30PM 2014-06-14 14:30:00 2014-06-14 16:30:00

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Radical Mending is a workshop is to teach and learn about mending clothing, and an ongoing research/informational project on the history of...

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DAD'S DAY BELT BOX MAKE IT TAKE IT FOR TWO PEOPLE 6/15/14 2:30PM - 5:30PM 2014-06-15 14:30:00 2014-06-15 17:30:00

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Students will learn to use a number of important shop tools throughout the course of this simple project. We will select reclaimed 1x6...

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WOODWORKING 101 - (4 Week Series) - 6/19, 6/26, 7/3, 7/10 (Thursday nights) 6/19/14 6PM - 9PM 2014-06-19 18:00:00 2014-06-19 21:00:00

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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...

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WOODWORKING 101 - (4 Week Series) - 6/21, 6/28, 7/5, 7/12 (Saturday mornings) 6/21/14 10:30AM - 1:30PM 2014-06-21 10:30:00 2014-06-21 13:30:00

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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...

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INTRO TO CANNING with Pear Tree Preserves 6/21/14 1:30PM - 4:30PM 2014-06-21 13:30:00 2014-06-21 16:30:00

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You will learn the basics of the hot water bath canning method and what tools you need to safely make your own fruit jam at home. Susie...

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MIRROR MAKE IT TAKE IT Single Tix or Couples Tix Option 6/22/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-06-22 19:00:00 2014-06-22 22:00:00

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Students will pick a salvaged mirror and then build their own frame from preselected reclaimed wood (type of wood dependent on...

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CHILDREN'S SCRAPTACULAR 6/28/14 2:30PM - 4PM 2014-06-28 14:30:00 2014-06-28 16:00:00

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Here is an opportunity to hang out with your child/ren and create something fun together. Using reclaimed scraps from the wood shop and...

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SHOP TIME 6/28/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-06-28 19:00:00 2014-06-28 22:00:00

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Have a project in mind, but lack either the tools, the space, or the expertise? Rebuilding Exchange is proud to introduce Shop Time, where...

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BENCH MAKE IT TAKE IT Single Tix or Couples Tix Option 7/6/14 2:30PM - 5:30PM 2014-07-06 14:30:00 2014-07-06 17:30:00

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Students will learn how to craft a rustic bench from reclaimed wood (type of wood dependent on availability) Students will review plans,...

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SHOP TIME 4/19/14 2:30PM - 5:30PM

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Have a project in mind, but lack either the tools, the space, or the expertise? Rebuilding Exchange is proud to introduce Shop Time, where...

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AIA presents 'Working with an Architect' followed by 'Ask an Architect' 4/13/14 2:30PM - 4:30PM

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Working with an Architect Interested in renovating or remodeling your home, but don’t know where to begin?  Hear from residential...

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SHOP TIME 4/12/14 2:30PM - 5:30PM

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  Have a project in mind, but lack either the tools, the space, or the expertise? Rebuilding Exchange is proud to introduce Shop Time,...

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DON'T GET STRANDED BICYCLE REPAIR CLASS 4/12/14 2:30PM - 4:30PM

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Bring your bike!!  Learn to identify parts of your bicycle and walk through the simple adjustments of maintenance and repair. Identify...

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BELT TOTE MAKE IT TAKE IT - 3 HOUR - Single Tix or Couples Tix Option 4/6/14 2:30PM - 5:30PM

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Students will learn to use a number of important shop tools throughout the course of this simple project. We will select reclaimed 1x6...

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GREEN PLUMBING 101 with Rob West 4/5/14 2:30PM - 4:30PM

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Rob West is a passionate environmentalist and third generation plumber who owns and operates Rob West Plumbing, Inc. He tirelessly combines...

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SHOP TIME 4/5/14 2:30PM - 5:30PM

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Have a project in mind, but lack either the tools, the space, or the expertise? Rebuilding Exchange is proud to introduce Shop Time, where...

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REUSE OF PLASTIC BAGS FOR GOOD 3/30/14 2:30PM - 4:30PM

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There are many problems associated with plastic grocery bags. They can cause harm to pets and wildlife, clog sewers, and can last hundreds...

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SHOP TIME 3/29/14 2:30PM - 5:30PM

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Have a project in mind, but lack either the tools, the space, or the expertise? Rebuilding Exchange is proud to introduce Shop Time, where...

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BASIC FURNITURE REPAIR - Better than a Sugar Packet 3/29/14 2:30PM - 4:30PM

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Is your table rocking, without any music?  Don't stick a sugar packet under the leg, come learn how to make that leg stay in place! ...

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WOODWORKING 101 (4 Week Series) - 3/29, 4/5, 4/12, 4/19 3/29/14 10:30AM - 1:30PM

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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...

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FRUIT TREE GRAFTING with Chicago Rarieties Orchard Project 3/27/14 6:30PM - 8:30PM

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Learn how to make a fruit tree from scratch with members of Chicago Rarities Orchard Project! In this hands-on class, students will learn...

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WOODWORKING 101 (4 Week Series) - 3/27, 4/3, 4/10, 4/17 3/27/14 6PM - 9PM

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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...

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MIRROR MAKE IT TAKE IT - 3 HOUR - Single Tix or Couples Tix Option 3/23/14 2:30PM - 5:30PM

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Students will pick a salvaged mirror and then build their own frame from preselected reclaimed wood (type of wood dependent on...

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BASIC WINDOW REPAIR with Art Perkins 3/22/14 2:30PM - 4:30PM

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Window sashes painted shut? Are your windows broken, cracked or misisng glass? Is the sash rope worn or cut? Learn how to fix and repair...

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SHOP TIME 3/22/14 2:30PM - 5:30PM

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Have a project in mind, but lack either the tools, the space, or the expertise? Rebuilding Exchange is proud to introduce Shop Time, where...

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RADICAL MENDING with Eleanor Ray 3/16/14 2:30PM - 4:30PM

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Radical Mending is a workshop to teach and learn about mending clothing, and an ongoing research/informational project on the history of...

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CHICAGO SUSTAINABLE BACKYARDS PROGRAM 3/15/14 2:30PM - 4:30PM

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Learn how to make your back, front or side yard more sustainable! This workshop will give you the knowledge you need to get started on...

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SHOP TIME 3/15/14 2:30PM - 5:30PM

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Have a project in mind, but lack either the tools, the space, or the expertise? Rebuilding Exchange is proud to introduce Shop Time, where...

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BOOKCASE MAKE IT TAKE IT- 4 HOUR- (Single Tix or Couples Tix Option) 3/9/14 1:30PM - 5:30PM

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In this 4 hour class, students will learn to make a simple bookcase from reclaimed pine 1x6s and then take it home. We will cover all...

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Steam Radiators 101 with The Steam Whisperer™ 3/8/14 2:30PM - 4:30PM

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Dave Bunnell, The Steam Whisperer ™, http://www.thesteamwhisperer.net comes to us with 20 years of experience working in the specialized...

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ENERGY EFFICIENCY FOR YOUR HOME with CNT Energy 3/2/14 2:30PM - 4:30PM

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Looking for ideas on how to save energy in your home or building? This session will include tips on do-it-yourself energy and water saving...

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CHILDREN'S SCRAPTACULAR 3/1/14 3PM - 4:30PM

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Here is an opportunity to hang out with your child/ren and create something fun together. Using reclaimed scraps from the wood shop and...

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SHOP TIME 3/1/14 2:30PM - 5:30PM

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Have a project in mind, but lack either the tools, the space, or the expertise? Rebuilding Exchange is proud to introduce Shop Time, where...

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WOODWORKING 101 (4 Week Series) - 3/1, 3/8, 3/15, 3/22 3/1/14 10:30AM - 1:30PM

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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...

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WOODWORKING 101 (4 Week Series) - 3/1, 3/8, 3/15, 3/22 3/1/14 10:30AM - 1:30PM

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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...

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WOODWORKING 101 (4 Week Series) - 2/27, 3/6, 3/13, 3/20 2/27/14 6PM - 9PM

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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...

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WOOD IDENTIFICATION with Rebuilding Exchange's very own Alex Enarson 2/27/14 6PM - 8PM

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Do you like wood? Are you a big nerd for wood? Ever wondered where a piece of lumber comes from, how it was sawn, or what species it is?...

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CUTTING BOARD MAKE IT TAKE IT - 3 HOUR - Single Tix or Couples Tix Option 2/23/14 2:30PM - 5:30PM

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This cutting board project is the perfect introduction to working with wood. Students will leave with a beautiful finished piece made from...

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