Crafts and Hobbies

woodworking tools

stack of books

Makerspace for Wood or Metal Projects

Have a wood or metal project and need the space, tools, or help to do it? Take advantage of this "makerspace" opportunity in the high school shop.

No cost to participate but you'll provide/purchase the materials for your project.

Bring a project design or idea to the first class and instructor will assist with creating a materials list.

New to working with wood or metals? Our instructor Clint Watson has taught these skills for more than 30 years!

Plasma cutter and basic welding equipment/instruction also available in this class.

Tuesdays 6:30-9 p.m. from January 10 through February 28

High school shop FREE

Book Club

A great opportunity to meet fellow readers, explore new or favorite authors, and learn from other perspectives.

Participants will need to borrow or purchase the book and read it prior to each meeting. Our instructor, Kay Ingalls, has led this Book Club for more than 20 years and will assist participants in obtaining each month’s featured book.

2nd Thursday of each month 7:30-9 p.m. to discuss featured books:

January 12, Winter Garden by Kristin Hannah

February 9, A Flicker of Light by Katie Powner

March 9, The Many Daughters of Afong Moy by Jamie Ford

Community & School Library FREE

fishing rod

tumbler

Build Your Own Fly Fishing Rod and Flies

This is a hands-on class with guidance from Jemma Loughery, Broadwater High School’s Agricultural Education teacher and FFA Adviser. 

At the end of class you’ll take home your own custom built fly (or spinner) rod and flies (or lures).

Fee (below) will cover supplies and materials. 

Tuesdays 7-9 p.m. from January 10 through February 14

Jemma Loughery's classroom

fee: $45 per participant

Learn Laser Engraving

Want to learn laser engraving and make yourself (or some other lucky person) a beautiful usable item? Take advantage of this hands-on class taught by Jemma Loughery, Broadwater High School’s Agricultural Education teacher and FFA Adviser.

At the end of class you’ll take home a custom-engraved tumbler (or to-go cup) and a custom calendar (or sign).

Fee (below) will cover supplies and materials. 

Tuesdays 7-9 p.m. from February 21 through March 14

Jemma Loughery's classroom

fee: $25 per participant

Please register for class(es) using the link to the registration form on Old Baldy's main webpage.