This winter, The West Seattle Tool Library is offering The Make-It Workshop Series, exploring a wide variety of unique crafts from beer brewing to beekeeping. Register for classes online (because they fill up fast) at: http://www.meetup.com/WSToolLibrary
Introduction to Beer Brewing
Tuesday, January 10th, 7-9 PM
Learn how to prepare your own beer! Participants will be introduced to all the necessary brewing equipment while learning how to prepare the mash, cook it, add flavors, and complete the brewing process.
Instructor: Micah Summers
Introduction to Indoor Winter Gardening
Monday, January 16th, 7-9 PM
There’s no reason to let the cold weather stop your veggie gardening. Learn how to grow an indoor winter garden quickly and easily, as well as how to get things started for the spring ahead.
Instructor: Christina Hahs
Cost: $20 plus $5 for materials
Introduction to Beekeeping
Tuesday, January 24th, 7-9 PM
There a lot of buzz around bees these days. This class will cover basic beekeeping tools and equipment, local laws, getting started, basic hive management, and processing the harvest.
Instructor: Brian Allen
Power Tools 101
Tuesday, January 31st, 7-9 PM
Learn the basics of using small powertools such as circular saws, jigsaws, powerdrills, impact drivers, nail guns, and miter saws. During the class, you’ll demonstrate what you’ve learned by building a take-home, cedar planter box.
Instructor: Amy Ecklund
Cost: $20 + $5 for materials