News & Announcements
UPCOMING MEETINGS (2014/2015 calendar here)
October 9: General Meeting
Don Svob: Root turning.
Making dramatic turnings from difficult material.
For more information:
October 19: SPECIAL ALL DAY DEMONSTRATION AT HUMBER COLLEGE Features Barbara Dill; Eccentric turning.
To see some of Barbara's work (click here)
October 23: Skills Night
Hands on maintenance of your lathe, chucks, drives,
live centres etc. Attendees can work on club equipment to gain
experience on how to keep gear in good shape, working
efficiently and safely.
Have a sticky chuck, drive centres or live centres
that have problems?
Bring them in and get them ship shape during the meeting.
Don't forget to
working on more wig stands!
This is an ongoing project - much appreciated by recipients
If you mislaid the plans, they are (here) - print a copy
and make one or a dozen. . .
SOCIETY OF CANADIAN WOODWORKERS
Web site for the Society of Canadian Woodworkers. Web site includes a chat forum. Reach it here: http://www.canadian-woodworker.com/
SCW is also on facebook, just click on the SCW home page link
WGO MEMBERS SURVEY:
For WGO members only. Follow this link to the survey: (WGOsurvey)
Fill out the survey to let our planning committee know what you would like to see and do.
Latest issue: (June 2014)
This will be the last edition of the newsletter. All past copies will still be available for viewing and download on the WGO web site via a link to the listings page.
Visit our facebook page to keep up with ongoing WGO news, photos and feedback from our members.
COMPETITION RULES, Revised April 16, 2014: Note, rules for 2015 may be modified......If you want your opinions considered or included for the revisions, contact the web master with your suggestions.
WGO COMPETITION RULES: (2014 rules: here) - MAY 14, 2015 will be here before you know it, WORK ON YOUR ENTRIES NOW!
NOTE FOR NOVICE TURNERS: A HAMLET GOUGE, IN MEMORY OF MICHAEL BONNYCASTLE WILL BE INCLUDED WITH THE BEST IN SKILL LEVEL PRIZE.