04/9/2015  ©  Sawdust & Woodchips Woodworking Association

SWWA Schedule for 2014

Visitors are welcome to join us at any meeting.  

Date

Topic

Other

January 2

 Sharpening the Old Fashioned Way  with John Meloling, Bob Norton

& Mitch Wilson

 Meeting Starts at 6:30pm with

 Membership Renewals starting @5:30pm

 Don't forget Your Pieces for Show & Tell!

January 15

 Scrolling Interest Group Meeting

Enhanced Project Challenge

Always Show & Tell!

 Held at Belgium Cold Springs Station 1  Community Room - 7920 River Road,  Baldwinsville Click here for directions & map

February 6

 Motorized Sharpening
with Bruce Meissner & Stan Wiley

 Meeting Starts at 6:30pm with

 Membership Renewals starting @5:30pm

 Don't forget Your Pieces for Show & Tell!

February 19

 Scrolling Interest Group Meeting

5 Types of Baskets

step, twist, stack, folding & woven

Always Show & Tell!

 Held at Belgium Cold Springs Station 1  Community Room - 7920 River Road,  Baldwinsville

March 6

 Understanding Dust Collection

 with Dan Knapp of Oneida Air Systems

 Full Club - Visitors Always Welcome
 Don't forget Your Pieces for Show & Tell!

March 19

 Scrolling Interest Group Meeting

Technique Updates & Basket Review

Always Show & Tell!

 Held at Belgium Cold Springs Station 1  Community Room - 7920 River Road,  Baldwinsville

April 3

 Sketch-Up Simplified

 with Jason Wrench & Justin Patrick

 Full Club - Visitors Always Welcome

 Don't forget Your Pieces for Show & Tell!

April 17

 Scrolling Interest Group Meeting

Cutting Solid Surface Materials

Always Show & Tell!

 Held at Belgium Cold Springs Station 1  Community Room - 7920 River Road,  Baldwinsville

May 1  

 SWWA's Annual Auction &

               Swap  Meeting

 Full Club - Swap Meet starts at 5:15pm
 Auction starts at 6:45pm

May 21

 Scrolling Interest Group Meeting

Solid Surface Challenge

Always Show & Tell!

 Held at Belgium Cold Springs Station 1  Community Room - 7920 River Road,  Baldwinsville

June 6

 The Wonders of Spalting

   with Chad Dawson

 Full Club - Visitors Always Welcome

 Don't forget Your Pieces for Show & Tell!

Saturday,

June 14

 SWWA Sells Donated Christmas
 Ornaments & Other Wooden Objects

 @ Baldwinsville's Seneca River Days!

 All Proceeds Benefit the Ronald
 McDonald House Charity

July 10

 SWWA's Annual Jig Night

 Plan to Bring Your Special Jig to

 Share With Other Attendees

 Full Club - Visitors Always Welcome

Jig Night Moved to July this Year But  Always a Great Meeting!

 Don't forget Your Pieces for Show & Tell!

 July 19

Wood-Mizer Demo

 Held at Eight Acres Event Center

August 2

1 pm - 4 pm


Annual Family Picnic!


Held at the Belgium Cold Springs  Station 1 Community Room

Full Club & Families - A Great Way to
 Spend a Saturday!
Bring a Dish to Pass.  

August 7

 Super Show & Tell!  

 The annual event where we dedicate

 the meeting to our member’s projects

 Full Club - Visitors Always Welcome

August 21 thru September 1

 SWWA Demonstrates at the

 2014 New York State Fair!

Come visit us in the
Wittier Agricultural Museum!

Between the Midway & the Coliseum

September 4

 Turning Mallets

 with Charlie LaPrease & Rod Castle

 Full Club - Visitors Always Welcome

 Don't forget Your Pieces for Show & Tell!

October 2

 Cutting Mortise & Tenon Joints  with the Tony Baleno & Bruce Meissner

 Full Club - Visitors Always Welcome

 Don't forget Your Pieces for Show & Tell!

October 15

  Scrolling Interest Group Meeting

Scroll Saw Maintenance

Always Show & Tell!

 Held at Belgium Cold Springs Station 1  Community Room - 7920 River Road,  Baldwinsville

November 6

SWWA's 9th Annual
Woodworker's Challenge
Categories are
Accessories, Furniture, Scrolled, Toys, Turned, Carved & Sculpted, and What Not

 Members may enter one project per
 category for prizes and ribbons.  Voting by  peers at meeting!

 New This Year - Best in Show and Carved &

 Sculpted Category

November 8

 SWWA Sells Donated Christmas
 Ornaments & Other Wooden Objects

 @ the Baker High School Craft Show at Baker High School, Baldwinsville!

 All Proceeds Benefit the Ronald
 McDonald House Charity

November 19

 Scrolling Interest Group Meeting

Topic TBD

Always Show & Tell!

 Held at Belgium Cold Springs Station 1  Community Room - 7920 River Road,  Baldwinsville

December 4

Christmas Party

The DoubleTree Hotel

at Thruway Exit 35, Rt 298, Carrier Circle

in East Syracuse

 Annual Donation of Handmade Toys &
 Other Items for Underprivileged Kids!

Saturday December 13

&  Sunday, December 14

 SWWA Sells Donated Christmas
 Ornaments & Other Wooden Objects

 @ North Syracuse's St. Rose of Lima Church after each mass

 All Proceeds Benefit the Ronald
 McDonald House Charity

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