COVID-19 UPDATE: The Harris Center has canceled or postponed all in-person programs and events through at least June 15. The Harris Center building will also be closed to visitors until June 15. Our trails and grounds remain open.
- This event has passed.
Chainsaw Safety Workshop
Saturday, April 18,
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
NOTE: This event has been POSTPONED until further notice.
Geoff Jones, forester and certified chainsaw safety instructor, will lead this safety workshop. Topics include saw maintenance, chain filing, safety equipment, understanding “kickback,” and safe techniques for felling, limbing, and bucking trees relative to trail work. Please bring your own saw with fuel, oil, file, and tools, and all safety equipment: hard hat with face shield and hearing protection, chaps, gloves, and boots. Bring lunch and dress appropriately, as there will be indoor and outdoor hands-on activities during this full-day workshop.
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Harris Center. Space is limited, and registration is required. For more information or to register, please contact Miles Stahmann at (603) 525-3394 or by email.