Youth Boat Building


Youth Boat Building
Monday, July 31st through Friday, August 11th

Classes: 9 AM – 3PM
One session during the season

Application and Payment

The Museum hopes that all interested youth have the opportunity to participate in the boat building program. Scholarships are available for the Canoe only.  Complete the Scholarship Application to apply. 

 Description:  The second session is for boys and girls ages 12 and up.  Both boys and girls are encouraged to apply.  Children will be taught the safe use of hand and a limited number of small power tools.  Students can choose from the one person canoe, the one person kayak, and the Bevin’s Skiff.  At the end of each 10-day session, a special launching on Lake Wentworth will be held to celebrate the completion of the craft.

Kits expected to be available for purchase are:

• Six Hour Canoe: A one person plywood canoe $695

• Kayak: One person Kayak – max weight 160lb $995

• Bevin’s Skiff (A 11’6? skiff that will accommodate several adults and can be adapted to handle a small outboard motor.) $1,195

There is a $60 surcharge registration fee for Non-Members and a $30 registration fee for museum members.  To register, please complete above application and return with payment to PO Box 1195 Wolfeboro Falls, NH 03896.  Checks made payable to NHBM or scroll to the bottom of the page to pay online.

For further information contact: Museum staff at 603-569-4554 or

Price: $0.00

Start Time: 9:00 am
End Time: 3:00 pm

Start Date: July 31, 2017
End Date: August 31, 2017

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