Wooden Block Build
This special workshop is offered in conjunction with the sail freight schooner Apollonia, which will be at the museum's docks undergoing restoration work for several weeks in May, 2018.
Students will work instructors to shape and construct rope-stropped blocks and wooden mast hoops for the Apollonia. Block building will involve mortising out slots and drilling a hole into a square block, shaping, and finally gouging out a recess for the rope strop.
DATES: Saturday & Sunday May 12 & 13, 2018
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM daily
PRICE: $275 for HRMM members (Household level & above), $325 for non-members. Registration for Saturday OR Sunday is $95 for HRMM members (household level or above) and $125 for non-members. Students are encouraged to bring a bag lunch as they are welcome to have lunch on board Apollonia.
LOCATION: Riverport Wooden Boat School workshop
86 Rondout Landing
Kingston, NY 12401