Read all about it! SkillSet was awarded $10,000 from the AAUW. We are so grateful!
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Read All About It
SkillSet makes the news! Over the summer our camps were visited by WLOS. Visit the links below to read about our camps and see pictures and videos.
Fall After-school In-Person Classes
We are back (with classes, snacks and good times) on Friday afternoons from 4 to 6:30pm. We have limited numbers of scholarship places available in each of our classes, so please get in touch right away to apply for a scholarship.
Summer Program Sponsors
We would like to give a huge, standing ovation thank you to our Summer Program Sponsors. The Asheville Branch of the AAUW (American Association of University Women) and the Guardian ad Litem Association of Buncombe County both contributed funding that enabled two new students to attend camp. We are very grateful and hope that ourContinue reading “Summer Program Sponsors”
Amelia Pate is back with a new project that is her trademark level of perfectly adorable and stylishly functional. Boo Baskets is a weekend class making hanging baskets out of bamboo. Participants will shape, bend and secure bamboo into a basket shape, and learn how to install and use a ceiling hook. Head on overContinue reading “Boo Baskets!”
We’ve come a long way!
SkillSet started out as Community Tool School: Shop Class for Girls at UNC Asheville, in 2018. Our program lives at STEAM Studio, UNC Asheville. It receives funding and support from UNC Asheville, The Community Foundation of West North Carolina and the Windgate Foundation. Since 2018 we have: Developed afterschool programming both in-person at STEAM andContinue reading “We’ve come a long way!”