How does a Blacksmith use fire, metal, and a hammer to create a work of art? Join an experienced blacksmith to learn a few tricks of the trade in this introductory class. Topics to be covered include: forge safety, tools, fire building and maintaining, and an opportunity to work on a first project. No experience necessary! This program is for ages 18 and up. Blandford Nature Center will provide safety equipment including gloves and ear and eye protection.
This program is only for ages 18 and up.
Please Note: This program will be held indoors. All participants will be required to wear masks regardless of vaccination status.
Covid-19 Information: As of August 23, 2021, in accordance with CDC recommendations, Blandford Nature Center requires all staff, visitors, and program participants ages 2 and up to wear masks while inside all buildings regardless of vaccination status. Masks are also required indoors and outdoors for all guests participating in a mixed-age community program where attendees are from multiple households. If you or someone you are registering for a program cannot medically tolerate a mask, you must contact our Program Manager prior to booking a program. To contact our Program Manager, please call 616-735-6240 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.