The monthly meeting of the NC Wood Turners. 10 am - 4 pm.
The monthly meeting of the Catawba Valley Carvers. 7-9 pm.
Band Saw Lumber Mill is the topic for August meeting. Demonstration of a horizontal band saw lumber mill will be the program for the August 23, 9:30 a.m. Meeting of the Western Piedmont Woodcrafters Club. This meeting will be held on the property of Mt. Zion Lutheran Church, 4220 County Home Rd, Conover.
Club member Bob Shoffner, a retired Lutheran pastor and lifelong woodworking hobbyist, will demonstrate the use of his Woodmizer band saw lumber mill. Shoffner has owned the mill for almost 3 years and uses it primarily for sawing lumber on family owned property.
Following the program the Woodcrafters Club will provide a lunch of hot dogs and hamburgers prepared on site and beverages. The public is invited to the meeting and all attendees are invited to bring a dish of food to share if they can. Attendees are also invited to bring lawn chairs for seating.
In case of rain the meeting will still be held but in the Mt. Zion Church Fellowship Hall and the program will be a sharing of woodworking tips by attendees.