At 7 p.m. this coming Thursday, November 14. Roy Jacobsen will turn a square piece of wood into a three-sided bowl. (No laws of nature will be broken during this demonstration.) Bring a friend, bring your questions, and bring a project you’ve worked on recently. It’s always fun and educational to see each other’s projects. Our … More November meeting and demo: Three-sided bowls
This coming Thursday, October 17. Paul Hedman will cover woodturning basics: safety, tools, mounting wood on the lathe, and the basic cuts. Bring a friend, and bring your questions! Also, please bring in something you’ve worked on recently. It’s always fun and educational to see each other’s projects. Our meeting will be at “In the … More October meeting and demo: Back to basics
We’re kicking off our new season at 7 p.m. this coming Thursday, September 12. Jim McTavish will be showing us how to create wood pendants using an off-set turning jig. Bring a friend! It’s sure to be a great demo! Also, please bring in something you’ve worked on over the summer. It’s always fun and … More September meeting and demo: Off-set turning wood pendants
The Minn-Dak Woodturners 2019 Winter Extravaganza is scheduled for January 19, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at “In the Chips” located at 303 21st Street North in Moorhead, just north of Burger King and the Coca-Cola Plant. Plenty of parking on the North side and on the street. As always, we’ll have several turners … More 2019 Winter Extravaganza
Our next meeting will be Thursday, December 13, 2018, 7:00 p.m. Paul Hedman, master of the weird and wonderful, is going to demonstrate his latest multi-axis turnings. It’s sure to be entertaining and informative! In addition, we’re planning to put together a club order from Woodturners Wonders (woodturnerswonders.com). Take a look at their product line … More December meeting and demo: “Something crooked”
Our next meeting will be Thursday, November 8, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. We’re having an extended Show and Tell session; bring your Christmas ornaments and decorations, and tell us about how you turned and embellished them! Remember, membership dues (still just $25 a year) are due. Bring your recently turned projects to show to the … More November meeting: Woodturning for Christmas
Got a budding wizard or witch in your family? Just in time for Halloween, Jim McTavish will be demonstrating how to turn a “magic” wand. Bring a friend! Visitors are always welcome! Remember, membership dues (still just $25 a year) are due. Bring your recently turned projects to show to the group. Even if you … More October meeting and demo: Wand making!
Our fall kick-off meeting is Thursday, September 13, 2018 at 7 p.m. Ron Williams will be demonstrating lidded boxes. Bring a friend! Our club year begins in September, so membership dues (still just $25 a year) are due. One of the biggest benefits of membership is access to the club’s library, which includes woodturning books, videos … More September meeting: Join us in kicking off our new year!
Our next meeting will be 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 10, 2018. We’ll watch a video presentation on planning, designing, and creating a segmented bowl, followed by a discussion. Any who have done segmented turning are invited to share their experiences and methods. Business meeting agenda: We’ll be voting on club officers and the new … More May meeting: Video and discussion on segmented turning
Our next meeting will be Thursday, April 12, 2018 7:00 p.m. Demonstration: Staved tankards. Don Wattenhofer will demonstrate making tankards with a stave construction method. Bring your recently turned projects to show to the group. Even if you made a really fancy funnel, we still would like to see what you have been up to. … More April Meeting and Demo: Tankards