Our Achievements

The Squamish Men’s Shed is dedicated to helping our community. Below are some of our projects:

  • Built bat condo for the Squamish River Watershed Society, installed in the estuary, home for up to 3000 bats
  • Hosted the bat house workshop – opened to the public
  • Created the 3 foot high “CRAVE” marquee sign for the Squamish Helping Hands fundraising dinner
  • Designed / built 3-sided Community Hospice Before-I-Die (bucket list) blackboard
  • Built a large toy box for the Cedars Manor to collect toys for the Fire Department Christmas Toy Drive for kids
  • Built wooden toy trucks for the Squamish Lions’ / Fire Department Christmas Toy Drive
  • Created maple culinary cutting boards for Cutting Barriers Organization
  • Work and visit with the residents of Hilltop House seniors assisted living facility
  • Hilltop House grand piano converted into a wall book shelf
  • Design / built and installed 3 garden gates for Garibaldi CAN Grow at Mamquam and HWY 99
  • Designed / built Take & Leave Library box and the #ElderWisdom Bench for Sea to Sky Services building
  • Designed / built Squamish Paddling Club’s kayak fresh water rinse station / storage rack
  • Designed / built Shannon Falls garden planter box
  • Cut blank fish silhouettes to be painted by local children
  • Hosted the live Health by Stealth Speaker Series
  • Filmed the Health by Stealth Speaker Series to be shared online
  • Hosted various workshop demonstrations like; how to sharpen chisels, intro on lathe, first nation paddle carving, tips about wood joinery, wood gluing techniques, etc.
  • Youth Program – over 90 children participated in summer woodworking workshops
  • Cedar’s Manor Residents Workshop and BBQ – hosted a woodworking workshop and a BBQ after session
  • Don Ross School Umbrella Stands – built 30 umbrella stands for students to paint and hang their umbrellas
  • Designed / built 4 six foot Squamish Helping Hands sitting benches
  • Designed / built 84 planter boxes for Bailey Street Gardens
  • Various members have also worked on their own projects

7 days-a-week: Flexible hours