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Girls With Tools

Girls With Tools

A hands-on introduction to non-traditional tasks & roles


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Hours of Operation

Times vary by session
Monthly sessions

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Program Overview

Girls With Tools introduces girls and non-binary youth to non-traditional tasks and roles. Sessions take place monthly, and typically alternate between different age groups.

Examples of some Girls with Tools session topics include

  • mechanics
  • plumbing
  • carpentry
  • science


Girls with Tools is offered in partnership with Canadian Home Builders Association and Lethbridge Auto Value.


Lorrie Wittke, Youth Services Manager


Girl2Girl is FREE!

Who Can Access?

Girls & non-binary youth ages 8-17
Select sessions are available to women 18+




No. Please contact us if this is a barrier to participation

Program Funding



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