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Event: Smithing

Oct
19

Smithing

Saturday, October 19, 2019
11am-3pm

$45/person

Location:
Indian Rock Nature Preserve
501 Wolcott Rd., Bristol, CT

Spend a Saturday exploring the colonial craft of blacksmithing using a working forge to turn iron into usable items such as hooks. This program will introduce participants to the basic tools and techniques of blacksmithing. Each participant will create 3 projects to take home. Long pants and close-toed shoes required. Please bring safety glasses and leather gloves if you have them. If not, there will be some available for participants to borrow.

Minimum age is 12 (anyone under the age of 18 must attend with a paying adult). Maximum of 10 participants per program.

Pre-registration is required at: 860.583.1234 or ktomlinson@elcct.org.