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Classes & Workshops: Woodworking

February Offerings

February 8 & 15 from 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

CNC - Time to Learn the Process!

The wait is over! CNC class is back! Come learn how to use one of the most popular tools in the woodshop! In this class, we will learn how to use the EZ Router at the Hub. We will go over tool pathing, how to choose a bit, feed and spindle speed rates and more. Participants will leave with knowledge of how the CNC works, 2 bits for use on the CNC, and a flash drive with preloaded feeds and speeds saved for ease of use. This class is recommended for individuals with a firm grasp of vector-based design software as no instruction on how to create a 2D file will be given.

 

  • Dates: Thursday, February 8, and Thursday, February 15, 2024
  • Time: 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
  • Location: 204 E 4th St. North Little Rock, AR 72114
  • Cost: $92 for Hub members & $115 for non-members
  • Ages: 18+  
  • Level: Intro
  • Prerequisite: Vector workshop or experience creating a vector file. This is required.
  • Sessions: 2 
  • Time Per Session: 3 hours
  • Instructor: Adam Kittrell
  • Next Step: Membership and assessment are required to gain access to the shop.
CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP NOW!

February 12 from 5:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Pen Turning - Learn to make a beautiful slimline pen!

Hurry! Hurry! This one will sell out quickly! Trust us. You do not want to miss the opportunity to create your very own beautiful slimline pen. Imagine those gorgeous wooden pens, now sign up to make your very own! Thanks to our friends at Diamond State Woodturners, our lathes and instruction are top-notch. Each participant will have access to an individual lathe, appropriate safety equipment, necessary turning tools, and an experienced mentor in constant attendance. Success with safety is the primary concern of the instructor and assistants.

  • Dates: Monday, February 12, 2024
  • Time: 5:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
  • Location: 204 E 4th St. North Little Rock, AR 72114
  • Cost: $40 for Hub members & $50 for non-members
  • Ages: 18+  
  • Level: Intro
  • Prerequisite: None
  • Sessions: 1 
  • Time Per Session: 3.5 hours
  • Instructor: Diamond State Woodturners
  • Next Step: Learn to Turn
CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP NOW!

February 19 from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Saw-tastic Workshop - Learn the woodshop basics!

This workshop will cover basic woodshop safety as well as basic tool training. We will focus on how to safely operate a table saw, miter saw, and band saw. We will also cover the use of each tool and how to know which tool is best for the job! This workshop is perfect for first-time woodworkers. Become a member, take the assessment, and gain full access to the shop for building your future projects!  

  • Dates: Wednesday, February 19, 2024
  • Time: 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
  • Location: 204 E 4th St. North Little Rock, AR 72114
  • Cost: $48 for Hub members & $60 for non-members
  • Ages: 18+  
  • Level: Intro
  • Prerequisite: None
  • Sessions: 1 
  • Time Per Session: 2 hours
  • Instructor: Zoe Eagan and Elizabeth Whitley
  • Next Step: A membership and assessment are required to gain access to the shop. 
CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP NOW!

It’s so nice to be involved in the Hub community because I’ve been in a position before where I am doing this on my own, and if a project is not going well, you panic, but there are people at the Hub that you can lean on and learn from.

Andrew Myers, Innovation Hub Member

Refund policies for our classes and workshops: Due to the diverse number of classes, workshops, summer camps, and field trips we offer, we have created a cancellation policy that gives us an opportunity to fill our schedule. You may cancel by phone or by sending an email to education@arhub.org. If you have to cancel your upcoming class, private instruction session, workshop, field trip, or summer camp registration, refunds will be given as follows: Cancellations made 30 days or more in advance of the event date will receive a 100% refund, cancellations made 15-30 days in advance of the event date will receive a 50% refund, cancellations made 0-14 days within the event date will not receive any type of refund.

The Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub is a proud affiliate of Winrock International.

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Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub
204 E 4th St
North Little Rock, AR 72114

(501) 907-6570

info@arhub.org

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