SAW events 2017


Events include:

  • Evening demonstrations by professional and club turners;
  • Practical evenings, which usually include a turning competition and several lathes operated by club members covering a range of turning and related skills;
  • Workshop days, where members can bring their tools, wood and problems and get advice from other members.
  • Demonstrations at wood shows, and at a local shopping centre to take woodturning to the general public.
  • Open Day, the highlight of the year, with a turning competition, demonstrations by club and professional turners, and a range of trade stands supplying turning related tools, materials and equipment.

Solving problems...
Mick, Paul & Val at a Workshop day

The full programme for the year is as follows:


(Note that the July Demonstrator has changed)


2017


13th January AGM.
5th February Axminster Basingstoke Store - Club Demonstrators
10th February Les Thorne
19th February Workshop Day
10th March Andy Coates
11th March Princes Mead Shopping Centre - POSTPONED!
2nd April Axminster Basingstoke Store - Club Demonstrators
21st April Practical Evening
22nd & 23rd April Rural Life Centre - Club Demonstration
1st May Dapdune Wharf - Club demonstration
12th May Margaret Garrard
20th May Surrey Heath Show
4th June Axminster Basingstoke Store - Club Demonstrators
9th June Club Turner
11th June Workshop Day
1st & 2nd July Guildford Model Steam Rally and Exhibition - Club demonstration
14th July Paul Nesbitt
29th & 30th July Rural Life Centre - Club Demonstration
6th August Axminster Basingstoke Store - Club Demonstrators
11th August Practical Evening
8th September Gerry Marlow
16th & 17th September Rural Life Centre - Club Demonstration
23rd September Dapdune Wharf - Club demonstration
30th September Southern Fellowship of Woodworkers Open Day - Club demonstration
1st October Axminster Basingstoke Store - Club Demonstrators
13th October Club Turner
Date to be confirmed Princes Mead Shopping Centre - Club Demonstration
29th October Open Day
10th November Colwin Way
19th November Workshop Day
3rd December Axminster Basingstoke Store - Club Demonstrators
8th December Christmas Special