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3805 Harborview Drive
Gig Harbor, WA 98332

(253) 857-9344

Working to Preserve Gig Harbors Historic Working Waterfront this non-profit boatyard located in historic Gig Harbor, Washington is the birthplace of the Thunderbird sailboat.

BoatShop Adventures

BOATSHOP ADVENTURES: Build a toy fishboat 


Sunday, April 23, 2017; 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Fee for Workshop + Materials: Non-members $20 |  Members $15

Location:  Eddon Boatyard Joiner Shop

Class is limited to 8 participants

Call (253) 857-9344 or email for reservations


Come to the historic Eddon Boatyard shop and learn about the purse seiner, the most common fishboat in Gig Harbor, and build a toy seiner to take home. Children will learn to use a hammer, hand drill, nails, glue, and will paint their boat under the guidance of expert BoatShop instructors. 

This workshop is designed for children ages four through 12. Each child must be accompanied by a parent.

Do you have a group of six to eight children, such as youth teams, youth group, or a birthday party, that would like to participate in BoatShop Adventures? Please contact the BoatShop to make arrangements for a date and time that suits your needs.