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Revolution Workshop

Address

3410 W. Lake St.

Neighborhood

Garfield Park

Hours

Sat, Oct 16: 10am - 4pm

Sun, Oct 17: 10am - 4pm

Photography Permitted Washrooms Available Wheelchair Accessible

Description

Revolution Workshop is a nonprofit organization that connects unemployed and underemployed adults with careers in construction. The building used to be a soda bottling facility. Revolution Workshop aims to bring the wealth of the trades back to the local community by connecting residents with sustainable, skilled careers. The organization also helps reclaim local lumber by partnering with their neighbor, Great Lakes Yard.

Visitor Experience

Revolution Workshop's entire space will be open to visitors. Guided tours will be offered, but guests are free to roam as well. Demonstrations of power and hand tools will be offered and the different stages of crafting custom furniture will be shown.