The January meeting of Big Island Woodturners will be on Saturday, January 18th
starting at 10 A.M. Meeting will be at Les Pedersen's home - 1938 28th Ave. in HPP.
MINUTES OF November Meeting
BIW meeting 11/9/2019
Meeting brought to order by president Les Pedersen
New member introduced ; Irene
Treasurer report; Parker was not present
Secretary report; Members were encouraged to sign in
Show report; Dennis Hakes
Tried to get Pat Kramer to come to show again. No response
Trying to get Derrik Bencomo to come to the show to do a demo instead. Cost will be the same as Pat Kramer.
Pat got back to Dennis. He will be on island in March so it might be possible to have both Pat and Derrick at the show.
Take in 29 Feb
Reception on Friday Mar 6
Demos on March 14 and 21
5 pieces can be entered
It was decided to get a new banner. A discussion on the layout was done. Ray needs help with design. He will get back at the January meeting.
Taira is trying to put together a Community College Program
Cost to the club will be around three thousand dollars. Could possibly be financed by an AAW grant. Equipment would have to be purchased. Small lathes
Cindy Schimpf was elected to the board If donuts and coffee are to be brought to the meetings, a new volunteer to do that is needed. No volunteer, no donuts. A discussion made as to what to do with the clubs lathe after Gene moves away.
Next challenge – Turn a vessel with at least two natural edge holes in it.
A discussion on finishing was given by Les