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Intro to Woodworking for Women+ | Sept 17-Oct 10 (Tues & Thurs Days)

September 17 @ 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM

$80 – $95

No woodworking experience required
This 8-session introductory woodworking class is perfect for total beginners. Designed to empower and build community among diverse beginner woodworkers, this class is open to women, transgender, and non-binary people.

Learn. Through demonstrations and hands on learning, students will be guided through the proper use and safety of the jointer, planer, table saw, bandsaw, router and drill press. We will also use hand tools and hand power-tools to create joinery and surface texture on wood. Topics covered include properties of wood, woodworking materials, milling lumber four square, methods for shaping wood, common joinery, hand tools for cutting joinery, glue ups, sanding & basic finishing techniques.

Make. You’ll make a charcuterie board, a bandsaw box and joinery samples.

Get Certified. This class will cover the safe operation of the table saw, jointer, planer, routers, drill press, and bandsaw, and will help prepare you for our certification tests. To use these machines independently, you must be a member and pass one or more certification tests. For more information and to schedule a testing session, please contact

Tuesdays and Thursdays | 12-3:30pm
8 Sessions: Sept 17, 19, 24, 26, Oct 1, 3, 8 and 10

Cost: $722.50 members; $850 non-members (plus a $25 materials fee)
What to Bring: All items will be provided.

Partial and full scholarships are available. Contact for details.


September 17
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
$80 – $95
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22 High Street, 3rd floor
Brattleboro, VT 05301 US
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‪(802) 552-8202‬


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