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Lincoln-Way to offers adult woodworking class

Terrance Parr's wood jigsaw puzzles and other woodworking crafts were featured in a 2010 Herald-News story.
Terrance Parr's wood jigsaw puzzles and other woodworking crafts were featured in a 2010 Herald-News story.

Lincoln-Way Community High School District 210 is offering an adult woodworking class at Lincoln-Way Central, 1801 E. Lincoln Highway, New Lenox.

The class will be held from 6 to 9 p.m., Wednesdays, April 24, May 1, May 8, and May 15.

The class is open to anyone who is interested in exploring the basics of woodshop safety, hand tools, power tools, woodworking machinery, lumber selection, fastening methods, joinery, machining, sanding, finishing, and more.

Tools and materials will be provided. Several projects will be made, including an Adirondack chair.

Participants must be at least 18 years old and a high school graduate. They must bring their own safety glasses, tape measure, and pencils each week. No prior woodworking experience is necessary.

The course is taught by former New Lenox cabinetmaker and Lincoln-Way instructor Nick Schroder.

The cost is $125.00 for the course and includes a $25.00 non-refundable deposit. Registeration ends April 15. Email Schroder at nschroder@lw210.org.

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