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Chess Board Build - Woodworking Merit Badge - Opportunity

  • Boardwalk DIY Studio 1574 154th Ave NW, #107B Andover, MN 55304 USA (map)

Participants will spend 2 days experiencing wood working and wood finishing.  Successful completion of the event gives each student a finished chessboard, chess pieces (optional) and a chance to help build our all wood kayak.

  • January 21, 9a - 2p

  • January 26, 9a - 2p

How cool are the projects?  Many projects have been seen at the county and state fair event – earning ribbons and recognition.  If your child is in 4H, we can work with them to include photos and detailed explanations of each step so they can perform their best.

Scouts who participate in all activities will earn the the Woodworking merit badge.


Not just for Scouts, bring a friend and let them enjoy Scouting as well (friend(s) must also register)


$75 per participant. Covers hardwood, joinery, hand tools and safety gear.

PREREQUISITES (If Participating In Order To Earn A Merit Badge)

  • Signed Bluecard(s)

  • (Recommended) First Class, First Aid and Totinchip

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