Upcoming Programs

If you have ideas for subjects of interest to woodturners, or if you would like to present your area of interest to the group, please contact us.

1 Jul 2017 Spheres Vic Myers
6 Jun 2017 Pyrography Hy Tran
6 May 2017 Professional Turner Trent Bosch
1 Apr 2017 Presenter's Choice Michael Mocho
4 Mar 2017 Manta Ray Form Michael Alguire
4 Feb 2017 Sharpen Up! Bill Zerby
7 Jan 2017 The "Scoup" on Coffee Scoups Bill Zerby, Phil Weaver
3 Dec 2016 Program Planning and Annual Gift Exchange  
5 Nov 2016 Professional Turner Sally Ault
1 Oct 2016 Professional Turner Jason Clark
3 Sep 2016 Basket Illusions Linford, Alguire
6 Aug 2016 Unnatural Edges Michael Andersen
2 Jul 2016 State Fair Demos Lyman, Ellis, Eckstein, Mantelli
4 Jun 2016 Turning Safety Robert Siegel
7 May 2016 Turning Square Bowls and Platters Jim Breeden
Apr 2, 2016 Basic Boxes Ralph Watts
Mar 5, 2016 Hollowing and Hollowing Systems Taz Brameltte
Feb 6, 2016 Finials and Spindles Ron Bahm and Al Mirman
Jan 2, 2016 Abrasives for Wood Phillips, Zerby, Ellis
Dec 5, 2015 Program Planning and Annual Gift Exchange  
Nov 7, 2015 Favorite Woodturning Books and Videos Member Presentations
Oct 3, 2015 Techniques for Reverse Chucking John Ellis
Sep 5, 2015 Beads of Courage Bowls, Segemented Bowl Lids Scott Eckstein, Ron Bahm
Aug 1, 2015 State Fair Demo Projects Member Presentations
Jul 4, 2015 No Meeting  
Jun 6, 2015 Professional Turner Rudy Lopez
May 2, 2015 Jigs, Fixtures, and Tools Member Presentations
Apr 4, 2015 Custom Tool Handles Michael Anderson
Mar 7, 2015 Tool Sharpening Member Presentations
Feb 7, 2015 Hollowing Basics Al Mirman
Jan 3, 2015 Creating bowls with flutes Vic Meyers
Dec 6, 2014 Program Planning and Annual Gift Exchange  
Nov 1, 2014 Stabilizing, Repairing, and Preparing Turning Blanks Jake Jacobson
Oct 4, 2014 Chucking & Holding Odd Shapes and Difficult Woods Ralph Watts
Sep 6, 2014 Christmas Ornaments Ed Otero, Scott Eckstein
Aug 2, 2014 Selecting Woods Phil Weaver
Jul 5, 2014 All Things Spindle Al Mirman
Jun 7, 2014 Pens and Bottlestoppers Ray Berry
May 3, 2014 The Woodworking Journey  
Apr 5, 2014 Working with Inlays Ken Pilkington
Mar 2, 2014 Professional Turner Jimmy Clewes
Feb 1, 2014 Tool Sharpening Basics John Ellis
Jan 4, 2014 Finials and Thread Chasing Michael Mocho


The club publishes a monthly newsletter, High Desert Turning, that is distributed to all members.

Current and past issues are posted on this website.  Click on NEWSLETTERS.

Visitors Welcome

No invitation required.

Local or just passing through. Drop by and get to know us. See "Next Meeting" above for location and dates.

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