Volume: 134
Issue: August - September 2011

June Meeting: Woodturners Guild National Meeting

In spite of tight security at the annual American Woodturners meeting, Steve McLoon snuck about 30 MWWG members into the River Center to let us see how "those other people who work wood" live. We learned they sure make some beautiful pieces. But who knew you could do all of that without even owning a table saw?

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July Meeting: Wood from the Hood

Remember that July day when the heat index was 115? Well the monthly meeting attendees certainly do. They visited Wood From The Hood and some claim that the exhaust air from the kiln helped cool them down. Well not exactly, but the hosts' hospitality certainly did.

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What's On Your Bench?

Forever young. Once a year Guild member Greg Flanagan relives his youth by getting a bunch of friends together to build and race pinewood derby cars. Even better, the group builds and races the cars while having brats and beer - something the cub scouts don't get to do.

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President's Notes

The dog days of summer will soon give way to a host of educational opportunities from the Guild.

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Enhancements to the Guild Web Site, Part 3

The enhancements to the email communication system are complete!

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