Build a Birdhouse
Students will build a birdhouse and learn about tools This module is geared towards growing handiness with tools.
Drive and Thrive
Students will learn the basics of automotive care and how to handle emergencies including how to change a tire, jump a battery, weather related roadside emergencies, vehicle maintenance – such as checking fluids and signs of needed maintenance, and more.
The goal of this class is to implement knowledge about skilled trades sand practical trade skills everyone needs to know in a fun, interactive way. Students will make their own lamps, a fun project out of PVC pipe, and learn to stain and seal wood.
We will cover how to handle some very simple and some very scary emergencies. Students will get hands-on use with a fire extinguisher and knowledge on fire safety directly from a visitor from our local fire department. Students will learn how to deal with various emergencies from clogged toilets to bursting pipes to how to safely disarm a firearm and perform CPR.
Into the Wild
Learn basic wilderness preparation and survival from what to pack to encountering a wild animal.
Youth will learn basic household skills to help them achieve independence from hanging heavy curtains to patching a pair of jeans or a hole in the wall. Students will take home a sewing project.
Financial Literacy Business Basics
The goal of this workshop is to understand a basic budget and principles of financial health.
We will learn the basics of business through a fun and interactive pop-up business.
Certificate of Completion
Youth and families can come join us for a celebration of their new grit and skills with a review of skills taught. Students will be awarded their Certificate of Completion.
CERTIFICATE OF MASTERY
Youth and families can come join us for a celebration of their new grit and skills with a review of skills taught. Students will be awarded their Certificate of Mastery. Students that complete both sessions – all 32 hours – are now able to get volunteer service hours through us.
THIS IS REGISTRATION FOR SESSION I. STUDENTS CAN TAKE SESSIONS IN ANY ORDER.