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Router 201 - Router Table Operations
Instructor: Bob McGarry
Class Times: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: notebook, pencil and safety glasses
Description: This class will cover the different types of router tables and fences available. We will, also, cover when to use a router table versus handheld operations, as well as, the bits that only should be used in a router table. Each student will have the opportunity to practice edge routing, pattern routing, and making a simple molding on a router table. Each student will leave with plans for the jigs demonstrated in class.
Tuition: $55
Tuition Notes: Materials extra about $9.00

Intro To Woodworking For Men & Women
Instructor: Jim Bryan
Class Times: Saturday, April 28, 2018 9:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: Pencil, Notebook, Apron & Safety Glasses (Hearing Protection & Dust Mask Optional)
Description: This class is for all of you who always wanted to do woodworking but didn't have someone to show you or the chance to try. Students will learn basic woodworking techniques using the table saw, jointer, planer, bandsaw, miter saw, router, and router table. Each student will leave this class feeling confident to start woodworking at home. Class might go longer depending on participation and student interaction.
Tuition: $100

Table-saw 101, Basic Tablesaw Skills
Instructor: Bob McGarry
Class Times: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: notebook, pencil, safety glasses and dust mask
Description: Learn the basics of the most useful machine in your shop, the table-saw. We will cover the selection of the table-saw blades and accessories. Also, covered will be tune-up and maintenance of the table-saw. The basic safety rules will be covered and stressed. Using square stock, instructor will demonstrate the safe way to complete the eight basic cuts, which are the basis for about 98% of table-saw operations. Each student will have an opportunity to practice the 8 basic cuts in class.
Tuition: $55
Tuition Notes: Materials extra about $9

Table-saw 201,Joinery on the Table Saw
Instructor: Bob McGarry
Class Times: Tuesday, May 22, 2018 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Class Size: 2 - 6
Tools Required: notebook, pencil and safety glasses
Description: In this follow-up course to table-saw 101, we will begin to put the eight basic cuts to work. Demonstration and practice making rabbits, lap joints, dados and tenons. Selection and set-up of dados blades will be discussed.
Tuition: $55
Tuition Notes: Materials extra about $9

Basic Finishing Class Day 1
Instructor: Bob McGarry
Class Times: Monday, June 25, 2018 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 2 - 10
Tools Required: Safety Glasses Notebook & Pencil
Description: If you want to improve your finishing skills then this class is for you. Bob McGarry, our finishing expert will cover safety & surface prep including planes, scrapers, sanding and managing defects. Coloring wood using pigment stains, dye stains, chemical stains, glazes, and paints. Grain filling will also be discussed and demonstrated. Basic color theory will also be covered.
Tuition: $100
Tuition Notes: $100 per day or $175 for both days.

Basic Finishing Class Day 2
Instructor: Bob McGarry
Class Times: Tuesday, June 26, 2018 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Skill Level: None
Class Size: 2 - 10
Tools Required: Safety Glasses, Notebook and Pencil
Description: In this class, Bob McGarry will introduce you to finishes and solvents. He will cover shellac, lacquer finishes, oil vanishes, varnishes, combo finishes and water borne finished. He will also discuss and demonstrate how to finish our finishes by polishing (rubbing out). We will wrap-up with a question and answer period.
Tuition: $100
Tuition Notes: $100 or $175 for both days.