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Upcoming Workshops

Home Reno Workshop 2: UNDERSTANDING DOORS & TRIM
22.50

UNDERSTANDING DOORS & TRIM
Thursday, March 21  |  7-8:30 PM
$22.50  /  $17.50 with a four-class pass

Replacing an interior door can completely transform your space. In this workshop, we'll cover the basics of hanging a door, adding trim, and installing door hardware. Each participant will have the opportunity to try an install of a door knob, and anyone interested can try out the mitre saw to create the door frame with trim.

This workshop is part one of a four-part series on the basics of home renovation. Workshop passes can be bought individually or purchased as a four-class pass for a $20 overall discount.

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Outdoor Gardening 101 with Dianne Smith
18.00

See that sunshine? This workshop is for anyone itching to explore the possibilities of bringing more color to their outdoor space. We'll cover the essentials like: understanding NL's zoning for plants; the difference between annuals and perennials; choosing soil, fertilizers, and location; and the difference between buying a plant and growing from seed.

Participants will have the opportunity to get their hands dirty if they wish, and everyone will leave with a gift from our partners at Gaze Seed.

Saturday, April 6 @ 2-3:30 PM
151 Empire Avenue

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Home Reno Workshop 3: DEALING WITH DRYWALL
22.50

DEALING WITH DRYWALL

Saturday, April 13  |  2-3:30 PM

You can finally take down that strategically-placed painting: in this workshop, you'll learn how to patch and plaster different holes in your drywall / gyproc walls. Everyone will have the chance to practice how it feels and what to look for as they patch a series of holes themselves.

This workshop is part one of a four-part series on the basics of home renovation. Workshop passes can be bought individually or purchased as a four-class pass for a $20 overall discount.

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Permaculture 101
25.00

Permaculture focuses on mimicking nature's systems and patterns to develop resilient and self-sufficient agriculture ecosystems at any scale. Jonas Roberts will share examples from his own permaculture project and help you imagine how permaculture can work for you. 

Thursday, April 18
6:30-8:30 PM
151 Empire Avenue

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Beginner's Crochet with Mimi Stockland
22.50

The workshop for folks just starting to crochet, or looking for a new hobby to keep their hands busy -- and create something beautiful. Mimi Stockland will take participants through a hands-on workshop to learn the basics of the craft while they work toward their first ever crochet project.

Hooks and thread will be provided, but we encourage anyone with their own supplies (or early-stage projects!) to bring them along with them.

Thursday, April 25 @ 6-8PM
151 Empire Avenue

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Home Reno Workshop 4: LET'S BUILD A DECK!
22.50

LET'S BUILD A DECK!
Saturday, May 4  |  2-3:30PM

Dream big and lay some plans just as the winter weather wanes. In this workshop, participants will work together to build a deck at the Tool Library to learn hands on the details, options, and skills required to make summer 2019 the best one yet.

This workshop is part one of a four-part series on the basics of home renovation. Workshop passes can be bought individually or purchased as a four-class pass for a $20 overall discount.

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Please note that unless otherwise noted, workshops are transferable and non-refundable. To transfer to another person, simply let us know who will be attending in your place. To transfer the value of your workshop to a future workshop, please let us know which upcoming workshop you are interested in.

 

 

Past Workshops