Men's Shed, Chard at a Glance
Here at Men's Shed, Chard, we are driven by a single goal; to do our part in making the world a better place for all. We strive to bring men together to connect, create, converse and build lasting friendships. The shed is open on Wednesday afternoons between 2pm and 5pm and every Thursdays between 1pm and 5pm for woodwork activities. We are members of UK Men's Shed Association
Making A Difference
At Men's Shed, Chard, our main activity is in woodworking. Members will have the opportunity to create their own projects and 'bring them to life' in our workshop. We are always striving to make a difference, and invite you to learn more and lend your support.
At Men's Shed, Chard, we have recently allocated a patch of ground to be used as an allotment. The guys have decided they would like to grow vegetables in this plot and spent sometime planning what they would like to grow and where. It can get a bit windy up on our site, so another plot has been created to grow fruit; the trees of which will act as a screen for the veggie plot
All Abilities Welcome
At this Men's Shed, we have members of all ablilities in the art of woodwork. The experienced men are only too willing to pass on and teach woodworking skills to others who are willing to learn. Our philosophy is this: it doesn't matter how long it takes to complete a project but it will always be of a good standard that every individual will be proud of.
All Shedders will be inducted on how to use the available power tools safely by one of our number who has over 15 years experience in a workshop environment. If you don't use a particular power tool for sometime then no problem, just ask and you will be given a revision on how to use that equipment. All personal protection equipment, including ear defenders and safety glasses are provided.
"There is nothing impossible to him who try"