News & Events

Join School events, read stories from students, faculty, and graduates of each of our nine Career Training programs, hear what students are learning in NBSS Education classes and workshops, find messages from our President,聽explore shop tours, and more.

Signature Events

In the Making

A series of inspiring online public programs where we connect with a range of new voices, fields, and perspectives.

Open House

An annual behind-the-scenes look at America鈥檚 first trade school, including live demonstrations, tours of our building, and more.

Founder’s Day

An annual celebration of the School鈥檚 visionary founder, Pauline Agassiz Shaw, held each February鈥攕hared by our community of makers, builders, and craftspeople.