We meet on the 2nd Monday of each month @7:00 at:
3189 Mercier Street,
Kansas City MO, 64111
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Next Meeting: September 9th @ 7:00PM September Challenge: Use a finish on a turning. Explain how and why you did it.
September Demo Kris Coyan will discuss making a "Desk Top Roulette" game. The game is make from flat boards and uses tops. To see what a desktop roulette game looks like: Click Here. September Silent Art Auction: Kent Townsend has donated a beautiful figured live-edge ash bowl. To read about Kent's donation and see photos: Click Here. Pre-auction bid is $50 by 1169.
Upcoming Meeting Demos: October 2019 Demo Aron Crittendon will demonstrate making small lidded boxes that have different wood on the inside than the outside. How does he do that? Find out in September.
November 2019 Demo Sue Bergstrand will demo something after her week learning from Dixie Biggs, maybe power carving. Topic later.
December 2019 Demo Annual Holiday Party!! Potluck dinner: members bring something to share. The club provides dinner sandwiches, soft drinks and wine. Be prepared for a team turning event, enter if you like or cheer on the daring members.
Saturday Morning Open Lathes: Open every Saturday morning 8:30am to Noon.
Wednesday Evening Open Lathes: Open every 1st, 2nd and 4th Wednesday evenings 5:30pm - 9:00pm (the 3rd Wednesday evening is Guild Meeting night, so not open).
Thursday Evening Open Lathes: Open every Thursday evening 6:00pm to 9:00pm. EXCEPT Thursday, November 28th (Thanksgiving Day).
Upcoming Events: August 3rd and August 10th (Sat afternoons)Professional woodturner Anthony Harris will teach a Thread Chasing Class on two consecutive Saturday afternoons at our clubhouse, 12:30pm - 4:30pm. NO club membership required. Recommended intermediate turning level. Everything furnished except chasing tools - see flyer ad - $155 per student. For Anthony's class flyer ad: Click Here. Class is limited to 8 students, 6 openings remaining. To reserve your place and pay using Paypal: Click Here. August 18th and 19th (Sun, Mon)Professional woodturner Eli Avisera will do a Sunday demo and Monday hands-on class at our clubhouse. Both 9:00am-4:30pm. For Eli's demo and hands-on flyer ad: Click Here. Demo attendance is not limited. Hands-on is limited to 8 students, 7 openings remaining. To reserve your place and pay using Paypal: Click Here. August 30-31 and Sept 1 (Fri, Sat, Sun) KC Irish Fest at Crown Center KCMO. There will be a volunteer signup sheet for this event.
October 12th and 13th (Sat, Sun)Professional woodturner Tom Boley will do a Saturday demo and Sunday hands-on class at our clubhouse. Both 9:00am-4:30pm. Demo attendence is not limited. Hands-ON class limited to 10 students. For Tom's demo and hands-on flyer ad: Click Here. To reserve your place and pay using Paypal: Click Here.