May 20- 2017
Two projects are offered for 2017, arranged for parents and children to together with guidance. All tools provided.
A simple tool box or a simple but rugged bird nesting box
Registration by Lee Valley Kelowna http://www.leevalley.com/en/home/SeminarList.aspx?rs=90
Thank you to our community partners who made this possible:
Lee Valley – provided the workshop space and tools, special nails
Gorman Brothers Lumber – provided the pine used to construct the projects
Members of the Okanagan Men’s Sheds Association are providing the pre-cut kits and hands on help.
2016 event: On July 9th and 10th, over 100 children participated in the workshop to construct an elastic band paddle boat.
Thank you to our special workshop leaders:
The Honorable Steve Thomson, Minister of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations
Councilor Maxine DeHart
The children had a great time constructing their boats.