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Learn the Art of Woodturning at Shop Class

Woodturning at Shop Class
James Riggs (center), Shop Class’s award-winning woodturning instructor introduced Beverly Gaskins and Greg Nippert to the art of woodturning. At Shop Class, novice woodturners learn how to turn a bowl in three, three-hour sessions. For more information, visit Shop Class at Guion St. or call 252-617-8980. Submitted by: Maurice Howland, Shop Class, LLC
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1st Belt Sander Drag Race and Chili Cook-off

Belt Sander Drag Race - Chili Cook-off
This event is a fundraiser for The Volt Center, New Bern’s new workforce development training facility.  Admission will be $5 with all proceeds support training scholarships. Sunday, September 22, 2019 12 – 4 PM 406 Guion Street, New Bern, NC In the belt sander competition, there will be trophies in three divisions: Stock Modified Best […]
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Ship Modeling Club

Ship Modeling Club
The initial meeting for the Ship Modeling Club being formed in New Bern is Saturday, January 12th, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. The club is being hosted by Shop Class, LLC located at 406 Guion St., in New Bern, NC. The purpose is to organize a group of modelers, to foster an interest in Nautical Heritage by […]
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Chainsaw Sawmill Demonstration by Shop Class

Chainsaw Sawmill Demonstration
Saturday, November 17, 2018 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. No charge, but please RSVP by email. With all the trees toppled in the hurricanes, several people have asked about the feasibility of slabbing them out to be used for lumber. My stock answer is that it takes expensive equipment and heavy lifting capabilities. However, Sean […]
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Woodworking Joinery Class

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If you are looking for a follow-on class to Shop Class’s Beginning Woodworking, or just want to improve your woodworking skill set, this is the class for you. Instructor Joe Clay has developed a course that will explore different woodworking joints such as half lap, dovetail, mortise and tenon, and the Festool Domino. Three sessions […]
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Beginning Woodworking Class at Shop Class ™

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Tuesday, March 6, 13 & 20th, 9:00 a.m. – 1 p.m. (maximum of 8 registrations) Registration: $180 Location: Shop Class’s DIY Workshop at 406 Guion St. is located in an industrial area north of New Bern’s Downtown Historic Neighborhood between George and North Craven Streets. Instructor: A. E. “Joe” Clay, Shipwright & Fine Furniture Maker […]
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First Women Woodworkers Class with Shop Class LLC

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We are putting together our first woodworking class exclusively for women – Women Woodworkers I (WWI). WWI – 3 weeks, Saturday October 21 & 28, 9:00 a.m. – 1 p.m. (maximum of 8 registrations) Location: 406 Guion Street (the industrial area north of Historic Downtown Neighborhood, between North Craven and George Street) Registration: $180 Instructor: A. […]
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