Be sure to stop by the membership table and see Ken Crea on the way in to check your membership status. Get a member badge if you don't have one.
See Pete Bryant for tool raffle and wood raffle tickets. Dress warm the wood raffle will be outside after the meeting. Buckthorn will be available in the raffle for use in the March Challenge.
9:00 Instant gallery will be located in the front of the meeting room to the left of the lathe. DVD Library will be open. Get your items on the challenge table before 9:10am so you can take full advantage of the voting. This month there will be novice and advanced categories. The challenge is a vase.
Beads of courage will be open for donations, in addition they will have donated hand tools for sale, this is a Beads of Courage benefit.
Sales at the meeting other than MWA sponsoring vendors who have been approved, and approved charities are prohibited at the meeting. Individual sales by members can be conducted through the Website For Sale section.
9:30 Meeting start with announcements. Intro Board members, New members, Upcoming classes etc. You can get ahead onclasses right now by going to the calendar on at http://mnwoodturners.com to sign up while there are still openings.
Demo: Steve Kingdon presents how to make use of Alumilite in woodturning. Photos of Alumilite/Woodturning are included above and below.
After the demo we will have the Challenge results and the raffles.
In addition to coffee and soft drinks I heard a rumor there will be Donuts available?
Remember we are always looking for member support, currently we are looking for someone to do a newsletter for the club. If you think it might be interesting see me, Rick Auge.