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Power Tools 101 EVANSTON

04/01/2023 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm CDT

Learn about the basic power tools you can use to make your dream woodworking projects a reality.

In this workshop you will learn tool use and safety and have fun doing it! You will be trained to use a variety of power tools to begin your woodworking adventure. This workshop will provide tool training, confidence, and fun using woodworking tools.

Please note that this is a skill building workshop. Participants will work with scrap materials to build something that will allow them to practice the new skills they learned. Individuals will not be making an item to take home with them (unless you would like your scrap!).

Participants will get trained on the tools listed below. Compound Miter Saw, Orbital Sander, Brad Nailer, Jig Saw or Band Saw


• Additional parking available along Hartrey St. or in the lot at the southwest corner of Dempster and Hartrey.

• This workshop is 18+

• All materials are included in the workshop fee.

• Please wear closed toe shoes with a flat heel and avoid loose jewelry or baggy clothing. We will also be in a warehouse, so dress appropriately. Bring a shop apron if you have one.


If you can’t make it to a class, you can transfer your ticket to someone else. Please email workshops@rebuildingexchange.org with their name and email address.

If Rebuilding Exchange needs to cancel a workshop, we will notify you 24 hours before the class and give you the option of refund or reschedule.

We do not currently offer other refunds or transfers between classes.

We are not able to accommodate last minute attendees. If a workshop is sold out, there are no open spots.


10:30 am - 1:30 pm CDT


Rebuilding Exchange Evanston
1245 Hartrey Avenue
Evanston, IL 60202 United States


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