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 Project Manager about becoming a TLD Workshop Instructor: wsimmons@loadingdock.org

Check out our past workshops!


Upcoming Workshops

Oct. 21st, 10am-12pm ~ *TOPIC CHANGE* Halloween Décor DIY with TLD staff

Nov. 4th, 10am-12pm ~ Installing Reclaimed Hardwood Floors with Lawrence Oliva

Nov. 11th, 10am-12pm ~ Installing Tile Backsplashes with Lawrence Oliva

Nov. 18th, 10am-12pm ~ Upcycled Serving Trays with Nancy Hotchkiss from SCRAP B-More

SUNDAY Dec. 3, 11am-1pm ~ Mosaic Tile Trivets with Pat Stein


Halloween Décor DIY ~ Oct. 21st @10am

Come to this returning, spooOOooky workshop! Learn how to make your own Halloween decorations from upcycled building materials. Each participant will make and take home a DIY chalkboard painted "gravestone."

*Limited to 25 participants*


Installing Reclaimed Hardwood Floors ~ Nov. 4th, 10am-12pm

Returning instructor Lawrence Oliva, from Second Century Homes, LLC., 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 the opportunity to install a piece of flooring using a pneumatic nailer.


Installing Tile Backsplashes ~ Nov. 11th, 10am-12pm

Lawrence Oliva is back to demonstrate how to install tile backsplashes through hands-on activities including spreading grout and placing tile.


Upcycled Serving Trays ~ Nov. 18th, 10am-12pm

Nancy from SCRAP B-More will make a serving tray from cabinet doors, tile, and hardware. *Limited spaces available*


Mosaic Tile Trivets ~ SUNDAY Dec. 3, 11am-1pm

Join us for this SUNDAY workshop led by longtime TLD Instructor Pat Stein, participants will learn how to use broken and miscellaneous tile to create beautiful hot plates to take home! *Limited spaces available*