Events

Woodturning - An Introduction to the Lathe
Ever caught yourself mesmerized by a DIY video of something being turned o the lathe? We sure have! Join instructor Paul Schwartz and learn how to make that magic a reality.

Home Maintenance Series - Ask the Expert
Attended one or all of our home maintenance series with David Donnelly? Join us for a recap, Q&A, and review in this last session. This is the sixth and final session in our series on home maintenance, brought to you by MTL and Preservation Alliance of MN.

MTL Basics: Intro to Workshop Tools
In this 2.5 hour class you will learn the safe setup & operation of the jointer, planer, table saw, miter saw, band saw, router, and drill press. This is a great introduction or a refresher if you’d like to re-familiarize yourself with the shop.

Painting & Trim
Often overlooked, painting & finishing are essential parts of a rehab or remodel. Learn how to do it right. This is the fifth session in a six-part series on home maintenance, brought to you by Minnesota Tool Library and Preservation Alliance of Minnesota.

If Walls Could Talk...
If your walls could talk, would they cry for help? Whether you're remodeling or repairing, you should know the basics of wall systems. This is the fourth session in a 6-part series on home maintenance, brought to you by MTL and Preservation Alliance of MN.

MTL Basics: Electrical 101
Bring your electrical system up to modern-day standards. Get the skinny on basic wiring, outlets, and fixture updates. This is the third session in a six-part series on basic home maintenance, brought to you by MTL & Preservation Alliance of Minnesota.

DIY Drains
Plumbing problems? Learn how to keep your house free of leaks, clogs, and mold! This is the second session in a six-part series on basic home maintenance, brought to you by the Minnesota Tool Library and Preservation Alliance of Minnesota.

MTL Basics: Common Plumbing Repairs
Need a pro to show you the ropes? Join us for Common Plumbing Repairs, the first session in a six-part series on basic home maintenance, brought to you by the Minnesota Tool Library and Preservation Alliance of Minnesota.