What’s Happening at Other Chapters

The Northwest Woodturners in Beaverton, Oregon cancelling their regular meeting in August and instead are holding their annual picnic and auction on August 8th.

The Inland Northwest Woodturners in Spokane Valley are meeting on August 6th. Pat Hickey will review and demonstrate spindle turning.

The Southwest Idaho Woodturners in Boise, ID are meeting on August 11th. Frank Lench will be demonstrating airbrushing and drying your projects.

The Fraser Valley Woodturners in Abbotsford, B.C. are taking the summer off. Their next meeting will be in September.

The Seattle Woodturners are meeting on August 13th. Eric Lofstrom will be demonstrating end-grain boxes.

The Willamette Valley Woodturners in Salem, Oregon will be meeting on August 13th. Alan Carter will be discussing the creative ability to “think outside the circle”.

The Island Woodturners Guild on Vancouver Island are taking their summer break. They will meet again on September 26th.

The Cascade Woodturners in Portland, OR are celebrating their 20th anniversary at their meeting on August 25th. Three founding members – Dale Larson, Howard Borer and Jim Hall will spend some time recalling sone of the unique events of the past 25 years. There will also be a surprise demonstration by Steve Newberry.

The Northwest Washington Woodturners in Mt. Vernon next meeting will be their annual picnic on August 8th.

The Olympic Peninsula Woodturners are meeting next on August 26th. Bob “Hinkey” Hickernell will be demonstrating hollow forms. The club is also holding their annual picnic on August 8th.

The Woodturners of Olympia have not announced their next meeting.

The Beaver State Woodturners in Eugene, Oregon are meeting on August 27th. Reed Grey will be demonstrating From Tree to Lathe – a really slick set up to cut bowl blanks from logs.

The Southwest Washington Woodturners in Vancouver, WA will be meeting on August 26th. The program has not yet been announced.

The Greater Vancouver Woodturners Guild in Vancouver, B.C. is meeting taking their summer break. They will meet again in September.