3 Easy Ways to Sign Up - TLD Workshops

1. Online fill out the form on the right

2. Email us

3. Call The Loading Dock at (410) 558-3625 ext. #15

Workshops are held on Saturdays at the TLD warehouse, from 10:00 - Noon, unless otherwise specified. Seating is limited.

DIY Workshop Instructors Needed!

Enjoy doing DIY home improvement or creating upcycled art? Contact our Communications Director about becoming a TLD Workshop Instructor: cemmanuelle@loadingdock.org


Upcoming FREE DIY Workshops

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April 29 @ 10 AM - Laying Reclaimed Hardwood Flooring

May 21 SUNDAY @ 10 AM - Mosaic Stepping Stones *Limited to 25 partipants*

May 27 @ 10 AM - Rewiring Lamps

June 17 @ 10 AM - Tile Backsplashes


April 29 @ 10 AM - Laying Reclaimed Hardwood Flooring

This workshop will discuss sub-floor preparations, the different types of hardwood that can be used, how to develop cost estimates, and a materials resource list. The workshop will also provide participants with hands-on opportunities, such as using a chop saw and installing a piece of flooring using a pneumatic nailer.

Long-time TLD instructor, Lawrence Oliva, is a partner in Second Century Homes, a Baltimore-based home restoration company specializing in buying and restoring homes over 100 years old. He has restored several homes (and their wood floors) in Baltimore to historical preservation standards.


May 21@ 10 AM - Mosaic Stepping Stones

Our first SUNDAY DIY workshop!

Instructor Pat Stein returns for this highly popular workshop using reclaimed ceramic tile & bricks to create beautiful mosaic stepping stones for gardens. Each participant will take home their creation at the end of the workshop. Due to the hands-on component, this workshop is limited to 25 participants.


May 27 @ 10 AM - Rewiring Lamps

Have a beautiful table lamp, but it just won't work? Not quite sure how to rewire a tricky pendant lamp?

Come learn how to trouble-shoot and rewire that lamp that has been sitting in your garage.


June 17 @ 10 AM - Tile Backsplashes

Looking to change up your kitchen's look? Returning instructor Lawrence Oliva will teach attendees how to go about installing tile backsplashes in your home and give you the chance to try it yourself!