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Mondays 10:00-11:30 am Nov. 25-March 16

Registration opens Nov. 1

“Apprentice” with experienced woodworker and craftsman, Steve Ortado, as he teaches you some techniques and helps you with small projects you have always wanted to tackle. Your fix-it skills will improve as you learn from a master preservationist and contractor. Steve can also help you identify out a small project you can make during the class, such as a container, musical instrument, or table. Please register by making an account through the Department of Parks and Recreation. If you are not able to do that contact Brittany Miller at Brittany.Miller@dc.gov or call (202) 282-2201. This class is intended for DC Residents age 60 plus.

Stephen Ortado has worked in the DC area specializing in historic preservation for the last 30 years. He has participated in the restoration of some of the best known historic residences in the US, including the White House, the Lincoln Cottage, and the Blair house. To learn more about him, visit his website: http://www.historicstructuresdc.com/

No classes on Monday, May 30th in observance of Memorial Day
Masks continue to be required at all in-person programs. We encourage the use of N95 or KN95 masks.