Diary of Events 2018
The following are the dates and details of specific events which have taken place or are planned for 2018. All Wednesday evening events take place at our club rooms at Hemlington Recreation Centre, Cass House Road, Hemlington, Middlesbrough.TS8 9QW
All Wednesdays, other than those listed here, are club "hands on" evenings.
Wed 17: In house demo by club member Dennis Wake.
First demo of the year and what a cracker! Dennis produced a superb earring stand and gave lots of advice on safety and technique. He didn't quite finish but it only needed sanding and polishing. He finished it at home and brought it in to the next meeting.
Wed 14: Guest Demonstrator Tony Kitchen. This will be Tony's first visit to our club.
Tony gave us a very interesting and informative demonstration on thread chasing. His display of minute threaded boxes was amazing.
Wed 7: TONIGHT IS THE CLUB'S 20TH BIRTHDAY !!!! 20 years since the inaugural meeting to decide to found a woodturning club in Teesside.
Wed 21: In house demo with a difference by club member Nigel Coates. Nigel is asking for members to bring in unusual awkwardly shaped logs and he will pick a couple and see what he can do with them....now there's a brave man!!!.
What an excellent demo from Nigel tonight. He has a rare kack of producing an unusual bowl from an impossible piece of timber....and in one demo he did it not once but three times. Well done Nigel.
Wed 24: Club demonstration and craft stall at King's Academy, Coulby Newham.
Wed 4: Club AGM followed by competition.
Sat 14: Social evening at Middlesbrough Golf Centre to mark the club's 20th anniversary.
Social Evening cancelled due to lack of support.
Wed 16: In house demo on finishing by club member David Muckle RPT.
Sat 19: Club demo and craft stall at Gisborough Priory - Picnic in the Priory.
Sat 9: Club demo and craft stall at Lacemakers Guild AGM, Eaglescliffe.
Wed 20: Demonstration by visiting turner Emma Cook, 'The Tiny Turner'. This will be Emma's first visit to our club.
Sat 28: Club demonstration and stall at Cleveland Show, Stewart Park, Middlesbrough.
Sun 26: Club demonstration and stall aat Swainby Car Rally.
Wed 15: Demonstration by club member Ian Robson.
Wed 19: Demonstration by club member John Oldham.
Wednesday 21: Demonstration by club member Randal Marr R.P.T.
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