February 2014 NewsLetter

News of the South Coast Woodturner’s Club
A Chapter of the American Association of Woodturner’s

February 2014

Meeting Notice:

Our next meeting will be held on: February 8m, 2014

We meet the second Saturday of each month in the woodshop of the Harding School in Coos Bay. The Harding Building is located below Marshfield High School on 7th Street. Parking is behind the building near the football/track field. Enter the woodshop through the door at the NW corner of the building. Look for our sign.
Guest and members are welcome to attend the regular meetings starting at 9:00 a.m. Meetings include Club raffle, show and tell turnings and woodturning. Coffee included!

Meeting: Out of 31 members, 16 have paid their dues (as of the January meeting). If you have anything checked out from the library, please return it.
There are new Forschner bits for sale in the store.
Rick Fox volunteered to look for other local festivals where we can set up and sell our products. Be making things all year for the Cranberry Festival and Kelly will store them for you in the library.
A work party was scheduled for February 1 to clean up the library and shop.
Show and Tell: Sonny, Ike, Jim T., Rick, Jim E., Tristin and Ed all entered items in the show and tell. Jim E. was the big winner.
Program was presented by Ed and Bart on tool sharpening.

Program for March will be Joe Esson from Eugene Woodcraft Store.
Program for April will be Tom Borner (?).

A word from Bev: Jim and Linda Toftner, Rick Fox, Ike, Art, Ed, Ken Bauer, Ron Draft, Rich Kelly, Sonny and Bev and Jim Eichman all showed up to help clean up the shop, library and store on Feb. 1. They all did a super job and stuck with it until done! Storeroom and library are looking good! They took inventory on all club tools and lathe parts. Yahoo! Linda even dusted the shelves before things were put back on them.
ALSO— for Feb. 8th meeting day- last I heard is to bring Money !!! Selling all sorts of lathe items, tools, a folding table and extras.  ….Please contact Toftners or Ike for final plans for meeting but bring money still in case we get time to sell items !!!