2013-09-06 / Community

Workshop teaches antique clock rebuilding

The Ventura and Santa Barbara chapter of the National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors will host a two-day introductory workshop on antique clocks from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sat. and Sun., Sept. 7 and 8 at the Dudley House Museum, 197 N. Ashwood Ave., Ventura.

The workshop is open to the public. No experience is required.

The workshop will cover a brief history of the American clock industry, tips on clock collecting and care, and theory of how clocks work.

Each student will disassemble and reassemble a clock movement. All tools and the clock movements will be supplied.

The fee is $100. For registration or more information, call (805) 988-1764.

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