Heartland Forest’s Shop Club is an opportunity for people with developmental disabilities and brain injuries to participate in the creation of unique projects on a weekly basis using woods and other mediums. Participants will be involved in the planning, preparation, and finishing of their projects using a variety of tools and techniques.
Shop Club is a beginner’s level program and is recommended for individuals who have a desire to learn about the basics of wood working.
Participants must be 16 years of age or older to register, and spaces are limited and filled on a first come first served basis.
3 sessions per year (Winter, Spring and Fall) with an average of 8 to 10 meetings per session (see our calendar below)
All meetings throughout the year will take place on Monday evenings from 6:00pm to 8:00pm.
Friday afternoons 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Pricing based on $15 per meeting and must be paid by the session.
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Keeping Safe During the Covid-19 Pandemic:
- Small program sizes will be maintained to allow ample room for social distancing.
- Anyone entering Heartland Forest’s Nature Centre will be required to complete a health screening questionnaire. You can see the questionnaire on our website with this link: covid-19-screening-questions/
- A thorough sanitization of the room including all chairs, tables, door knobs etc. and any other high touch surface. This is done before and after each meeting.
- Masks and/or face shields will be mandatory unless a participant can provide a doctor note stating they are medically exempt.
- Items that are hard to sanitize or are frequently used will be assigned at the start of the session and used by the same individuals throughout all scheduled meetings.