New Important information

Next Monthly Meetings:

The  meeting will be held Tuesday,   May 21, 2024 at 7:00 pm.

The meeting will be held at the Lion's Club Hall, 935 Sydenham Road (west side of Sydenham Rd, opposite Cataraqui Cemetery). There is some parking in front of the building and behind. Street parking is also available on Sydenham Road.  New members are always welcome and can join the Club at a meeting.

 

Agenda

1.            Announcements and Club Business

2.          Elections:  The President and a Vice-President positions are up for election

3.                Demo: Turning a Lidded Box by Dan Sabourin

4.            Mid-meeting Break: Coffee and Tea.  Please bring your favourite mug for coffee or tea.

5.           Show & Tell:  Please bring something in!

6.            Challenge:  An airbrushed or hand-coloured turning of any sort.

 

Reminders:

  • Members wishing to stand for election (or members wishing to submit another member's name for nomination) need to advise one of the Election Officers (Joe Bernard or Marty Schlosser) as follows:

    §  Via Email:  info@kingstonwoodturners.com

    §  Via phone or text:

    ·       Joe Bernard: 613-449-6859

    ·       Marty Schlosser: 343-363-8270

    Nominations may also be submitted at the 21 May meeting, prior to the vote taking place.

  • Jim Williams Hat raffle tickets are still available at $10.00 each (no limit).  Just remember that once we've sold all the tickets, there won't be any more available... so get them now before it's too late.

  • Wig Stands; bring in your completed ones.  Free kits will be available at the meeting.
  •  Coming Events:
    • 25 May: Frank DiDomizio's Multi-axis turning demo.  Plenty of spaces available.  $25.00 fee, which includes lunch. Quite a few have signed up but not paid. Bring cash to the meeting as Walt is away so no Etransfers.
    • 26 May: Frank DiDomizio's Multi-axis turning Hands-On Session.   This event is now full.

 

 

Wig stands are always welcome

Download
Wigstand
WigStand.pdf

 

 

Note: we will take a 10 – 15 minute social break part way through the Main Presentation.  Free coffee and tea will be available.  Please bring a mug. 

 

  1. Our Club's sharpening system will be on hand for members to sharpen a few of their own tools.  Bring your own Vari-Grind jig (as everyone has a different angle...)
 
  2. We have 20 wig stand "kits" available for those members how'd indicated their willingness to participate in this important public service.
 

 

Please feel free to bring something in for "Show N Tell". 

 

 

Hat turned by Jim Williams and finished by Boyd Goodberry. The Hat will be auctioned off at a future meeting.

Reminders:

 

  • $50 annual membership fees are now due.  Two payment options are available:

 

  • Bring in your completed wig stands

Here are the plans for the wig stand that was demonstrated during the February meeting .

 

 

Wigstand
WigStand.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [305.6 KB]

Announcements and Reminders

 

 

 

1.

KWT Library is always looking for more books and DVDs. If you have anything you would like to donate, please see Kathy Jones.

2.

The club sells CA glue, accelerator, sandpaper and end sealer. See Joe Bernard or Kathy Jones for details.

 
   
 

 

Welcome to Kingston Woodturners

We are a non-profit organization that, with the help of our members, is trying to bring people together in the Kingston area  . We support educational and social community activities and any type of community-building initiative.


Contact us to find out how you can get involved now.

About Us

We are a non-profit organization and welcome anybody interested in wood turning . Our regular monthly meetings are held the third Tuesday of the month, September - June, at the Lion's Club Hall, 935 Sydenham Road, from 7 - 9 pm.

 

"Learn n Turn" sessions are also available by appointment. Please email us for more information.

 

 

Kingston Woodturners

Email: info@kingstonwoodturners.com

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