After-school sessions are 8 weeks long, offered in the Fall, Winter, and Spring.

Each sessions offers focused instruction in one skill area. In previous sessions, girls have learned to build and ride their own skateboards, design board games, and construct new furniture for a local women’s shelter.

Upcoming sessions:

Winter 2019

01/22/19 - 03/12/19, 4:30pm-6:00pm

Welding and Steel Work

Let's fuse metal and make sparks fly! In this 8-week course, girls will experiment with MIG welding and related steel work (cutting, filing, finishing), practice multiple types of welds, and work on welded steel projects to take home and use for years to come!

Winter 2019

01/24/19 - 03/14/19, 5:00pm-6:30pm

Power Tools

Girl power and power tools! In this intermediate wood class, girls will learn proper technique and practice useful applications of the most common power tools.

Winter 2018

01/28/19 - 03/18/19, 4:30pm-6:30pm

Teen Girls Build: Parklet Modeling and Prototyping

This winter course is a continuation of our fall Parklet Drafting and Design course for girls ages 13-17. Over the winter, girls will continue the development of their parklet design, in collaboration with the City of Berkeley, using scale modelmaking to create a presentable three-dimensional presentation tool for partners and the community.