The Wood Shop is a joint venture with the Village of Arlington Heights, The Senior Center, Inc. and Arlington Heights Park District.
All participants need to complete a free safety training prior to attending. Safety training is held Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 9 am-Noon.
Hours of Operation – Drop-in Shop Time
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday - 9 am-Noon
Fees - No membership charge
Annual safety training is required. Punch passes expire one year from date of purchase.
- $10 daily use fee
- $30 good for 6 Wood Shop visits.
- $50 good for 10 Wood Shop visits.
- Jet Drum Sander
- Rikon mini-lathe
- Delta 10" Table Saw
- Delta 14" Band Saw
- Delta 16½" Variable Speed Drill Press
- Dewalt 12" Sliding Compound Miter Saw
- Grizzly 15" Planer
- Delta Belt Sander
- Delta 12" Abrasive Disk Sander
- Delta 12" Lathe
- Delta 6" Jointer
- Dewalt 20" Variable Speed Scroll Saw
- Delta Router
- Six Complete work stations with hand tools and dust collection features.
Wood Shop Classes
View the Summer Program Guide for current class information.
Learn to carve one-of-a-kind relief plaques, simple figures and other special projects. This specialized art form is both fun and relaxing. Instructor Mike Spilotro makes this a class you'll enjoy over and over again. A supply list is available at the first class. In-person registration only. Register early. Space is limited in this very popular class.
For more information call the Park District Office at the Senior Center at 847-797-5341.