4/5/2018  ©  Sawdust & Woodchips Woodworking Association

SWWA Schedule for 2018

Visitors are welcome to join us at any meeting.


PLEASE NOTE:  OUR MEETINGS ARE GENERALLY ON THE 1ST WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH.  We adjusted the first 5 months of 2018 due to events at the firehouse.

All meetings are held at the Belgium Cold Springs Fire Department Station 1 Community Room, 7920 River Road, Baldwinsville.  Directions here

Date

Topic

Other

Tuesday

January 8

 The Story is as Important as the Object!

with Mike Danial

Historian for Stickley Audi & Company

 Meeting Starts at 6:30 pm with

 Membership Renewals starting @ 5:30 pm

 Don't forget Your Pieces for Show & Tell!

Tuesday

February 6

 Framing

with Roland Pearson

 Meeting Starts at 6:30 pm with

 Membership Renewals starting @ 5:30 pm

 Don't forget Your Pieces for Show & Tell!

Monday

February 19

 Scrolling Interest Group Meeting

Slotted Projects  

Meeting Starts at 6:30 pm

Always Show & Tell!

Tuesday

March 6

 Photographing Your Projects

with John Meloling

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

Tuesday

April 3

Canoe Building

with Federico Meira

 Full Club - Visitors Always Welcome

 Don't forget Your Pieces for Show & Tell!

Tuesday

April 17

 Scrolling Interest Group Meeting

Topic TBD

 Meeting Starts at 6:30 pm

Always Show & Tell!

Tuesday

May 1

 SWWA's Annual Wood Auction

& Swap Meet for Tools, etc.

 Full Club - Swap Meet starts at 5 pm
 Auction starts at 6:30 pm

Wednesday

June 6

 Coopering

with David Salvetti

 

Full Club - Visitors Always Welcome

 Don't forget Your Pieces for Show & Tell!

Saturday

June 9

 SWWA Members Sell Donated Christmas Ornaments & Other Wooden Objects

 @ Baldwinsville's Seneca River Day!

 All Proceeds Benefit the Ronald
 McDonald House Charity

Wednesday

June 20

 Scrolling Interest Group Meeting

Topic TBD

 Meeting Starts at 6:30 pm

Always Show & Tell!

Wednesday

July 11

 Topic TBD

 Full Club - Visitors Always Welcome

 Don't forget Your Pieces for Show & Tell!

Friday, July 13 &

Saturday, July 14

SWWA Members Sell Donated Christmas Ornaments & Other Wooden Objects

 @ the Skaneateles United Methodist Church Antique & Artisan Shows!

All Proceeds Benefit the Ronald
 McDonald House Charity


We are demonstrating also!

Wednesday

August 1

 Topic TBD

 Full Club - Visitors Always Welcome

Saturday

August 4

1 pm - 4 pm

Annual Family Picnic!

Bring a Dish to Pass & Items for

Our Silent Show & Tell!

Full Club & Families - A Great Way to
 Spend a Saturday Afternoon with Some Great Woodworking Friends!

Wednesday

August 22 thru

Monday

September 3

 SWWA Demonstrates

Old Fashioned Woodworking

at the 2018 New York State Fair!

Come visit us in the
Wittier Agricultural Museum!

Opposite the Coliseum

Wednesday

September 5

  Topic TBD

 Full Club - Visitors Always Welcome

 Don't forget Your Pieces for Show & Tell!

Wednesday

September 19

Scrolling Interest Group Meeting

Topic TBD

Always Show & Tell!

Wednesday

October 3

Filling Cracks with Epoxy & Other FIllers

with Mike Malecki

 Full Club - Visitors Always Welcome

 Don't forget Your Pieces for Show & Tell!

Wednesday

November 7

SWWA's 13th Annual
Woodworker's Challenge
Categories are
Accessories, Furniture, Scrolled, Toys, Turned, Carved & Sculpted, and What Not Plus Best in Show

 Members may enter one project per
category
for prizes and ribbons.

Voting by  peers at meeting!  

Wednesday

November 14

 Scrolling Interest Group Meeting

TBD

Always Show & Tell!

Wednesday

December 5

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 8

&  Sunday, December 9

 SWWA Members Sell 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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