17. September 2020 - 18:30 till 20:30
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Fall 2020 Class: Ship Model Building | Chicago Maritime Museum | Thursday, 17. September 2020

Start Date: Thursday, September 17, 2020
End Date: Thursday, November 5, 2020
Thursday afternoons from 1-3 pm or evenings 6:30-8:30 pm
Over the course of eight weeks, in two-hour sessions a week, students will learn to design and construct a simple ship model. By the end of the course, students will have completed their ship model and will have learned the skills to help them design and construct future projects. 
Age range for this class is ten years old to *****.  Skill range can run from “beginner” to “all skill ranges.”Students will come away from the class with a completed ship model and the skills necessary for designing and constructing future, more elaborate projects.  Skills acquired through the class include the ability to read and interpret blueprints where available, or to interpret other forms of iconography and written data to design the model and to select an appropriate style of construction.The materials necessary for the class will be provided.