DIY DayWhen: May 14, 2016
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Where: Frederick Recreation Area
8201 Colorado Blvd

Event Details
The second ever DIY Day will feature four hours of non-stop do-it-yourself action! The event will include a plethora of informal do-it-yourselfers showing off skills and tricks at individual booths. We are partnering with the Carbon Valley Regional Library to put on this awesome community event. DIY Day will take place in conjunction with the Frederick Fishing Clinic. Please plan on parking in the Safeway parking lot and and crossing Colorado Blvd via the new traffic signal and crosswalk to get to the event. 

We want you to be involved! Have a DIY skill you'd like to show off? Fill out this form to let us know or send us an email!

The following topics will be presented at DIY Day:
  • How to plant and take care of your trees
  • Basket weaving
  • Dog training
  • Mini voice lesson
  • Canning or quilting 
  • Wood working - paint ornaments/wood items
  • Weaving/fiber arts
  • How to do a quick 5-minute CPR
  • Pair clothing like a pro (prints, solids, stripes, oh my!)
  • Book art: paper flowers
  • How to open/close a jump ring in order to fix your jewelry. 
  • How to be prepared  for an emergency
  • Make earrings, bracelets, basic stringing and wire working techniques
  • Make a child's bracelet
  • Building Safety Month information
  • Composting, general gardening questions
  • How to fix a broken jump ring (necklace repair)
  • Make homemade playdough
  • How to be safe on a Motorcycle/Trike 
  • How to restore an old wooden chair
  • Tile painting for kids
  • How to do facepainting
  • How to do balloon twisting
  • And More!
Being a sponsor of this hands-on community event shows your commitment to investing in Frederick - and gets you some great sponsor benefits! Check out this Sponsor Form for more details!
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