Founded 1989

A proud chapter of the American Association of Woodturners

Founded 1986

Upcoming dates:

December 9, 2017
Members' Holiday Party and Potluck Luncheon at the Pyle Center.

Don't forget to review your Club's special announcements.


Unless otherwise noted all meetings for 2017 will be held at the Pyle Center, which is located at 655 E Southern Ave, Tempe, AZ.

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All meetings start at 12:00 pm and end at 4:00 pm unless otherwise posted. Whenever possible the 3rd Saturday of the month has been reserved. If the 3rd Saturday was not available an alternate date has been selected.

Meetings typically start with the Club's business, followed by the featured demonstration, and then with raffle and prize drawings. Board meetings are open to all club members and are held every other month one hour prior to the regular meeting.

Meetings in 2017
Date Demonstrator Topic President's Challenge Due
January 14, 2017 Jim McCleary Shop-made jigs and special accessories Spindle turning.
February 18, 2017 Rudy Lopez
(all-day demo in Sun City)
All Day Demo -- Winged bowl; long stem goblet; squared vase. None.
March 18, 2017 Tom Peter Natural edge with a twist. Any kind of goblet.
April 15, 2017 Ken Waller From log to finished bowl. Any sports-related theme.
May 20, 2017 Tim Wadley Stacking spice bowls. Any hollow form.
June 17, 2017 Brian Mason Vessel with hand-shaped copper lid. Any type of bowl.
July 15, 2017 Dean Jordan Metal spinning. Any project with a lid.
August 19, 2017 McCleary, Northern, Merchant, Montaire, Quarles, Moran. Mini Demos -- Six demonstrators at rotation stations none
September 16, 2017 Gerard Merchant Hollow forms. A bowl or a box with inlays or embellishments.
October 14, 2017 Ken Northern Making a bowl that is half burl and half cast resins. Anything with a finial.
November 11, 2017 Nick Cook
(all-day demo in Sun City)
All Day Demonstrations -- basic to intermediate turning none
December 9, 2017 Holiday party Potluck Luncheon none

How you can help...

Please contact a club officer if you have a idea for a demonstration. We are always open to your input. Remember, this is your club; and your growth as a wood turner is important to the club.

Important Reminder!

Please check back here before every meeting to see if any last minute changes have been made to the meeting location and time.

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