Category Archives: Guild Monthly Meetings

Reminder: FVWG October meeting and Trent Bosch signup.

[ October 12, 2017; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ] FVWG monthly meeting at Robert Bateman Secondary at 6:30 pm.

Don’t forget to sign up and pay for Trent Bosch coming on October 27th and Demo on October 28th. 

 
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FVWG General Meeting October 2017

[ October 12, 2017; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

October 12th Guild Meeting at Robert Bateman Secondary – as usual on the second Thursday of the month –

6:30 Arrival, Setup, ”Chips Happen“ and Members Gallery viewing. And get advice in the “Problem Corner”

7:00 Meeting News, announcements, welcoming new and returning members. Renew your annual membership!

Sign-up for Trent Bosch workshop on Oct 26th and the demo […]

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Fraser Valley Woodturners Guild 2017/18 Meetings

 
Here is the schedule for the 2017/18 FVWG monthly meetings.
At: Robert Bateman SS Wood Shop (Woodshop N103)
When: 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm on the second Thursday of each month, except June.
 
Mark your calendars!
Thursday Sep 14 2017
Thursday Oct 12 2017
Thursday Nov 09 2017
Thursday Dec 14 2017
Thursday Jan 11 2018
Thursday Feb 08 2018
Thursday Mar 08 2018
Thursday Apr […]

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FVWG General Meeting June 2017

[ June 1, 2017; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ] June 1st Guild Meeting at Robert Bateman Secondary – unusually on the first Thursday of the month –

6:30 Arrival, Setup, ”Chips Happen“ and Members Gallery viewing. And get advice in the “Problem Corner”

7:00 Meeting News, announcements, welcoming new and returning members

7:10 A Hands-On night: Turning platters lead by Murray Sluys and the lathe captains. Check out this […]

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FVWG General Meeting May 2017

[ May 11, 2017; 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
May 11th Guild Meeting at Robert Bateman Secondary – as usual on the second Thursday of the month –

6:30 Arrival, Setup, ”Chips Happen“ with Ted Lightfoot and Neva Hilliard and Members Gallery viewing. And get advice in the “Problem Corner”

 

7:00 Meeting News, announcements, welcoming new and returning members

7:10 FVWG AGM. Nominations and Elections for guild […]

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FVWG General Meeting April 2017

[ April 13, 2017; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

April 13th Guild Meeting at Robert Bateman Secondary – as usual on the second Thursday of the month –

6:30 Arrival, Setup, ”Chips Happen“ with Gary Burns and Keith Ruttan and Members Gallery viewing. And get advice in the “Problem Corner”

7:00 Meeting News, announcements, welcoming new and returning members.

7:10 Feature: Ed Pretty will present a great demo Beyond A-B-C. Ed is […]

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FEBRUARY GUILD MEETING CANCELLED

FEBRUARY GUILD MEETING CANCELLED
Due to the weather, the school is closed tomorrow night. We will reschedule Art Liestman.
FEBRUARY GUILD MEETING CANCELLED

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FVWG Meeting March 2017

[ March 9, 2017; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

 

March 9th Guild Meeting at Robert Bateman Secondary

– as usual on the second Thursday of the month –

 

6:30 Arrival, Setup, ”Chips Happen“ with John Halstad and Gloria Hebert and Members Gallery viewing. And get advice in the “Problem Corner”

7:00 Meeting News, announcements, welcoming new and returning members.
7:10 Feature: Art Liestman will present Teapots – Thinking outside the box.

8:45 Juice, Tea and Snacks at the […]

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John Spitters receives John Bese Award for 2016

The John Bese Award is given to a Fraser Valley Woodturners Guild members in recognition of Master craftsmanship. 
John Spitters receives the award for 2016 from Guild President Bob Askew.
Congratulations John!
(Photo: Lin Mapson)

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FVWG Meeting December 2016

[ December 8, 2016; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

December 8th Guild Meeting at Robert Bateman Secondary

– as usual on the second Thursday of the month –

6:30 Arrival, Setup, ”Chips Happen“ with George Geurts and Gary Kelly, and Members Gallery viewing. And get advice in the “Problem Corner”

7:00 Meeting News, announcements, welcoming new and returning members. Sign-up for your annual membership!

7:10 Feature: Neva Hilliard will demo […]

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FVWG Meeting October 2016

[ October 13, 2016; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

October 13th Guild Meeting at Robert Bateman Secondary

– as usual on the second Thursday of the month –

6:30 Arrival, Setup, ”Chips Fly“, and Members Gallery viewing. And get advice in the “Problem Corner”

7:00 Meeting News, announcements, welcoming new and returning members. Those who missed last month can sign-up for your annual membership!

7:10 A Hands-On Night: building […]

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FVWG Meeting September 2016

[ September 8, 2016; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

September 8th Guild Meeting

at Robert Bateman Secondary

– as usual on the second Thursday of the month –

6:30 Arrival, Setup, ”Chips Fly“, and Members Gallery viewing. And get advice in the “Problem Corner”

7:00 Meeting News, announcements, welcoming new and returning members. Sign-up for your annual membership!

7:10 Feature: Allan Cusworth will show us back to basics bowlturning: starting with rough […]

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FVWG Meeting June 2016

[ June 2, 2016; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

June 2nd Guild Meeting at Robert Bateman Secondary

– exceptionally on the first Thursday of the month –

6:30 Arrival, Setup, ”Chips Happen“, and Members Gallery viewing. And get advice in the “Problem Corner”

7:00 Meeting News, announcements, welcoming new and returning members.

Year End Auction Night:  The June 2nd general meeting is also our annual auction. Items of […]

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FVWG Meeting May 2016

[ May 12, 2016; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

May 12th Guild Meeting at Robert Bateman Secondary – as usual on the second Thursday of the month –

6:30 Arrival, Setup, ”Chips Happen“, and Members Gallery viewing. And get advice in the “Problem Corner”

7:00 Meeting News, announcements, welcoming new and returning members.

7:10 FVWG AGM. Nominations and Elections for all guild executive and other volunteer positions. The […]

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FVWG Meeting March 2016

[ March 10, 2016; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

March 10th Guild Meeting at Robert Bateman Secondary

– as usual on the second Thursday of the month –

6:30 Arrival, Setup, ”Chips Happen“, and Members Gallery viewing. And get advice in the “Problem Corner”

7:00 Meeting News, announcements, welcoming new and returning members.

7:10 Feature: Bowl Turning with FVWG member Keith Ruttan.

Download Keith’s “Prickly Burl Bowl” How To […]

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FVWG Meeting January 2016

[ January 14, 2016; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

January 14th Guild Meeting at Robert Bateman Secondary

– as usual on the second Thursday of the month –

6:30 Arrival, Setup, ”Chips Happen“, and Members Gallery viewing. And get advice in the “Problem Corner”

7:00 Meeting News, announcements, welcoming new and returning members.

If you signed up for an April 8th or 9th Dale Larson Demo (cost $40) […]

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FVWG Announcements from November Guild Meeting

Hello FVWG members:

To all those members who may not have heard when these announcements were made by Gary at our last meeting, here is a list:
1.     Project Day #1           1 spot remaining   6 PPL MAX____________________________ cost $30
Topic is TURNING A BOWL
Friday November 20, at KMS CQ workshop  9:00 to 3:30
3 mentors – 6 students
lunch, snacks, coffee and wood provided
A […]

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FVWG Meeting December 2015

[ December 10, 2015; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

December 10th Guild Meeting at Robert Bateman Secondary

– as usual on the second Thursday of the month –

6:30 Arrival, Setup, ”Chips Happen“, and Members Gallery viewing. And get advice in the “Problem Corner”

7:00 Meeting News, announcements, welcoming new and returning members.

7:10 Feature: Relief + Chip Carving on a Turned Bowl with Rick den Braber, President of the […]

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FVWG Meeting October 2015

[ October 8, 2015; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

October 8th Guild Meeting at Robert Bateman Secondary

– as usual on the second Thursday of the month –

6:30 Arrival, Setup, ”Chips Fly“, and Members Gallery viewing. And get advice in the “Problem Corner”

7:00 Meeting News, announcements, welcoming new and returning members. Those who missed last month can sign-up for your annual membership!

7:10 A Hands-On Night […]

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FVWG Meeting September 2015

[ September 10, 2015; 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

 

September 10th Guild Meeting at Robert Bateman Secondary

– as usual on the second Thursday of the month –

6:30 Arrival, Setup, ”Chips Fly“, and Members Gallery viewing. And get advice in the “Problem Corner”

7:00 Meeting News, announcements, welcoming new and returning members. Sign-up for your annual membership!

7:10 2 Features: For the first hour, John Winter will show […]

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