Wight Woodturners 2016 Programme 

January 28th

7:30pm to 9pm   

¨       Project Demo – turning a goblet - two members each turning a goblet

     - just watch the different techniques

¨       New this year: Wight Woodturners Website Teach-in

     with Webmaster John Osborn

February 25th

7:30pm to 9pm

¨       Competition 1 – Winter Open - Any piece made in the last year

     with members judging

Saturday March 12th

9:00am to 4:30pm

¨       Professional Demonstration by Pete Moncrief-Jury

     with refreshments & lunch available

March 24th

7:30pm to 9pm

¨       Project Demo – turning a box - two members each turning a lidded box

     just watch the different techniques

April 27th

¨       Club visit to Axminster Tools (All tickets sold)

April 28th

7:30pm to 9pm

¨       Making a Longworth Chuck - Roy Groves will show us how to do it

May 26th

7:30pm to 9pm

¨       Competition 2 – “Something for Him & Something for Her”

     with members judging

June 20th to 25th


¨       Wight Woodturners Exhibition of Work at the Rembrandt Gallery Newport, Isle of Wight.

June 23rd

7:30pm to 9pm

¨       Family BBQ with Exhibition of Work

July 28th

7:30pm to 9pm

¨       Competition 3 – Natural edged object

     with members judging

August 25th

7:30pm to 9pm

¨       Jig Making – a demonstrated talk by Derek Atkins

Saturday 3rd Sept. Sunday 4th  Sept.

¨       Wolverton Manor Garden Fair with Wight Woodturners exhibiting

September 22nd

7:30pm to 9pm

¨       Guest Speaker Mark Hickman on Building a Musical Instrument

Saturday 8th October

9:00am to 4:30pm

¨       Professional Demonstration by Les Thorne

     with refreshments & lunch available

October 27th

7:30pm to 9pm

¨     Build and Decorate a Christmas Tree

     ready for the 2016 Brighstone Christmas Tree Festival

November 24th

7:30pm to 9pm

     Competition 4 – Autumn Open - Turn a piece from timber supplied
    with members judging

9th to 12th December

¨       Brighstone Christmas Tree Festival

     with Wight Woodturners exhibiting

December 22nd

7:30pm to 9pm       

¨       Annual General Meeting 2016 - Not to be missed!

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And, at most evening meetings there will also be:-

¨       Show-and-Tell

¨       Lathes out

¨       Library

¨       Website available for viewing or Tuition

¨       Tea/coffee and biscuits

¨       Raffle

¨       Time and space to chat to other turners

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