2-13-2001 Minutes of WMWT

February 2010

1.    Guest turners:Barry Nelson and Sam Barber

2.    The new website address is:  westmichwoodturners.org.   The website is great and well organized.  Take a few minutes and look what John Bean has done.  Great job John thanks!!!

3.    There will be a show/sale sponsored by the West Michigan Wood Carvers on May 1&2 at the Kalamazoo County Fairgrounds.  Anyone interested in participating should contact Jerry Kroehn.  The club will sponsor the table rental for anyone interested in selling at the event.

4.    GR Festival is the 1st weekend in June.  WMW members are welcome to participate thru the Grand River Woodturners Guild.  Call Dick Wilson 616/365-0405.  Send Dick a photo via email of a piece if you have one.

5.    Treasurers Report  Balance on 12/31/09  $2761.98

6.    Library: 6 new DVD set by Eli Avisera.

7.    Jerry noted that the Ft Wayne Club will be happy to host a  professional demo at their new club.  They would like us take responsibility for all organization.  We need to work on the details of financial responsibility and profits/losses. 

8.    Jerry Krohen did a demo on several learning’s from the Avisera DVD’s.

9.    The March Club Challenge will be furniture that includes turning, stools, tables, chairs and etc.

10.The next meeting will be at the Portage Middle School on March 13th at 10am.  Social hour at 9:30am.