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NS NB QC
SK AB BC
Phone and Fax:
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, or email@example.com
There are no regular meetings and the Association
is presently inactive. Previously members received quarterly newsletter
and discounts at select retailers across the country. Dues were $20 annually.
The 300-member association helped turners keep in touch and also offers an award
that local clubs can issue at their own competition.
Woodturners Guild - Chapter of AAW (Nov.
Jamie Karagianis 6 Regent St. St. John’s NF A1A 5A4 709-753-5002
Meet second Wednesday
of month from September to May at Mill Lane Enterprises, 8 p.m. Annual dues
Meeting Date: 2nd Wednesday Sept - May
Matthews, 163 Canada Dr, St Johns, NL A1E 2N2 709-364-2860 Email:
Nova Woodturners’ Guild Mar. 1/02
Diamond 43 Birchwood Terrace, Dartmouth NS B3A 3W4 902-469-8838
nil - not working through Chebucto Community Net site
The 40 members range
in skill from beginner to professional. Annual dues are $25. They meet on third
Monday of month from Sept. to June at Nova Scotia Community College, Leeds Street
Campus, in Halifax. Meetings feature turning demonstrations, guest speakers and
conversation about woodturning.
Fredericton Woodturners Association (New Brunswick): Meeting times
not available. Mar. 2/02
Michel Bourque (506) 450-3904 195 Bourque Lane, Fredericton,
NB E3B 7E3 or E3B 7K6
West Island Woodturners
Contact: Kevin Kemball 11904 rue Filion,
Montreal, QC H4J 1T5 514-337-6183 or Pierre Cyr
Meets every Tuesday 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. from
Sept. to May. Offers an eight-week beginner course and one-on-one advanced lessons
with one of the club’s four lathes. Annual dues are $40. Members hold weekly
seminars with professional woodturners and annually demonstrate their craft at
the Carrefour des Amoureux du Bois wood show held in early September.
Association des tourneurs sur bois du Québec
Webmaster: Steve Harvey
Web: http://www.atbq.qc.ca/ (in French)
Golden Horseshoe Woodturners Guild
- Chapter of AAW (Nov.
Michael Brazeau, President
Contact: Michael Brazeau, 21 Stonebury Pl
RR1, Freelton, ON L0R 1K0 905-659-5260 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dedicated to providing practical facilities, education
and information to those interested in woodturning.
Members pay $40 annual
dues. Demonstrations are held the third Thursday of the month, Sept. to June,
at Knights of Columbus Hall, 2400 Industrial Street, Burlington. On the second
Thursday of the month experienced members host “Hands-On Night” for turning beginners.
The group publishes a monthly newsletter, The Chip Flyer.
Grey-Bruce Woodturners Guild -
Chapter 140 of AAW (Nov. 29, 2004)
Contact: Ken Goldspink 299 Princes St Kincardine, ON N2Z 2T3 519-396-3787
Email: email@example.com Web: www.gbwg.ca
Contact: Marilyn Campbell, 390 Victoria St, Kincardine, ON N2Z 519-396-4271 Email:
Serving: Midwestern Ontario Guild members meet on the third
Wednesday of every month except Dec. at 7:00 pm at the Old Fire Hall Craft Centre
in Kincardine. Annual dues are $35. Meetings feature turning and tool demonstrations
as well as guest speakers. Member of American Association of Woodturners
Woodturners Guild - Chapter
180 of AAW (Nov. 29, 2004)
President: Art Deboo 1542 Cty. Rd. 10, Cavan, On. LOA1CO 705-944-5479
Frank Didomizio 2280 Springwood Rd. Peterborough, On.K9K1S2 705-742-6737 email
Web: Nil or Martin Groneng firstname.lastname@example.org
The 85 members each pay annual dues of $25. New members pay
a $15 initiation. They meet first Tuesday of every month Sept. to June at St.
Peter’s Secondary School in Peterborough. Meetings include a demonstration, a
show-and-tell and a competition for the best example of work based on the previous
meeting’s demonstration. Website; www.kawarthawoodturners.com
Quinte Woodturners Guild - Jan 27/02
Roger Bodley 65 Humewood Dr. Belleville ON, K8N 4E3 613-962-2903
Group of 25 members pays $15 annual dues and meets third Thursday
of the month, year-round at the
105 Club in Trenton. Meetings feature demonstrations
and a show-and-tell. The guild also has a member’s library with books and videos.
Valley Woodturners - Chapter
of AAW (Dec. 3, 2004)
Contact: Bob Hewson, Secretary/Editor c/o #22-99 Edgevalley Rd. London
ON, N5Y 5N1 519-457-6555
President: Scott Beverly Email:
or email@example.com Web:
Group has demonstrations and guests at meetings,
held first Thursday of month from Sept. to June at wood shop in the Midway High
School at 7:30 pm in Arva. The annual dues are $50.00 per year and our membership
is now close to sixty members with approximately 45 to 50 in attendance at any
one meeting. For woodturners of all skill levels.
- Chapter 195 of
AAW (Nov. 29, 2004)
Contact: Ken Waller Orleans ON, K4A 2X7 (613) 834-4307
Nonprofit group dedicated to the
advancement and promotion of woodturning in the Ottawa Valley area. Annual
dues are $25. Meets second Tuesday of the the year from September to June at the
Louis Riel School in Blackburn Hamlet. Sponsors the woodturning competition at
the annual Ottawa Wood Show. Provides three courses in woodturning a year—class
size is limited to eight students. See their excellent Newsletter
Contact: John Coulombe, 6560 Richer Dr, Ottawa, ON K1C 613-830-4371 firstname.lastname@example.org
Guild of Ontario - Chapter
of AAW (Nov. 29, 2004)
Contact: Michael Bonnycastle, 340 Taylor Rd, Scarborough, ON M1C 2R6 416-283-1938 email@example.com
We meet 2nd Thursday of the month, at Dunbarton
High School in Pickering. 7:00 pm, etc etc. One hundred and
sixty-member group promotes woodturning through demonstrations, instruction and
competitions. Initial annual dues are $35 and $25 each year thereafter. The guild
also holds an instructional evening for novices the 4th Thursday of most months.
Prince Albert Woodturners Guild - Chapter of AAW (Nov.
Doug Corrigal 938 Fourth St. E. Prince Albert SK S6V 0K7
c/o Debbi Gola 938 - 4th Street East Prince Albert, SK S6V
0K7 (306) 763-2135
Contact: Louis Ogrodnick, 661 Buchanan Dr. Prince Albert,
SK S6V 306-764-9138 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
members pay annual dues of $35. The guild meets the first Monday of every month,
year-round, at the Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Science and Technology, Woodland
Campus. Also host a turning conference in Prince Albert every two years—the next
event is scheduled for the year 2002. A chapter of the American Association of
Contact: Frank Faber Box 546, Carlyle SK, S0C
0R0 306-453-2419 Fax: 306-453-6412
Meets the second Saturday of the month fromOctober
to April, two miles south of Carlyle. The guild provides woodturning information
and group purchasing for better prices. A professional instructor is hired once
a year for one- or two-day classes.
Saskatchewan Woodworkers Guild
President: Paul Perron Box 7196 Saskatoon SK, S0K 2T0 306-933-4028
(email@example.com) Web: http://at.mysask.com/swg/
Meets third Thursday of the month September to June. Annual dues are
$35. Meetings feature a woodworking question and answer, a show-and-tell and a
demonstration of tools. The guild also publishes a monthly newsletter, conducts
woodworking classes and holds an annual wood show in the first week of June.
Hub City Turners - Chapter of AAW (Nov. 29,
Contact: Wes Pound,
86 Salisbury Dr. Saskatoon, SK S7H 3J5 306-374-2417 Email:
Web: firstname.lastname@example.org (not working)
Tuesday in various places
Calgary Woodturners - Chapter
of AAW (Nov. 29, 2004)
President: Terry Golbeck Black Forest Wood Company Bay 7, 603-77th
Ave. S.E. Calgary, AB T2H 2B9
Phone: (403) 289-3442 (403)255-6044
or www.blackforestwood.com (look under Education)
chapter of American Association of Woodturners meets the first Tuesday evening
of the month at the Black Forest Wood Co. Bay 7, 603 77th Ave. in South East Calgary
(403-255-6044). Annual dues are $20. Group provides education, information
and organization to interested woodturners.
Southern Alberta Woodworkers Society
Andy Lockhart (403) 931-3691 or (403) 299-4673
Membership is currently $60 per year
for residents of the general Calgary area.
Southern Alberta Woodturners Guild (Nov/04)
It began in September 2004. The group currently has a membership of 20 turners
Contact is Roger McMullin: Email: email@example.com
or (403) 328-0373
We meet on the third Thursday of the month at 7:00. If you
live in this area and would like to get involved, please give me a call.
Woodturners Guild - Feb/04
Murray Harris (250) 826-8439 Email:
FVWG meets the second Thursday of each month from September to June
7:00 p.m. at Yale Secondary School 34620 Old Yale Rd. Abbotsford, BC, Canada.
Dues are $30.
Vancouver Woodturners Guild - Chapter
of AAW (Nov. 29, 2004)
Contact: Art Liestman 604-939-3843
Campbell, 3228 harwood Ave, Coquitlam, BC V3E 1T8 604-944-3028 Email:
Members meet on the 4th Wednesday of each month
(except July, August, and December) at the Sapperton Pensioners Hall at 318 Keary
Street in New Westminster, BC. Special events are scheduled throughout the
Annual dues are $30 Chatpter 130 of the American Association
of Woodturners See their excellent Newsletter
Woodworkers Guild - Dec. 31/04
Contact: Bob Bedier
of amateur and professional woodwoodworkers conduct workshops and produce newsletter.
Hold an annual compitition where members build objects using 2 x 4. Dues are $25.
Woodworkers Web: http://www.tnrdlib.bc.ca/users/KamloopsWoodworkersGild/
Contact: Tony Bwaell (president) 2266 Skeena Dr. V2E 1V5
Meetings 1st Wednesday of every month
Vancouver Island Woodworkers Guild May
Box 6584 Station C, Victoria BC, V8P 5N7 Phone: 250-479-8694
meet 10 times a year for a guest speaker or woodworking related activities. Dues
are $30 per year. The guild sponsors a fine woodworking show held in the spring
at the Maritime Museum.
Vancouver Island Woodturners Guild (Victoria)
(604) 383-9600 Tools 'n Space,
338 Cather, Victoria, BC V9A 3S8 c/o Charlie Middleton
Thompson's Woodworker's Guild May
Box 2585 RR#1 V0E 1N0 Clearwater, BC Dave Milton (250) 674-2711
American Association of Woodturners
Woodturners Guild Inc