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The Woodworkers Guild is located in the Kalamazoo area and meets every second Tuesday of the month except for the summer months. You are welcome to attend any meeting and you are encouraged to join. Current dues are $25 per year.


 

Next Meeting Location

When: 

  • June 9, 2015 @ 6:00pm

Where: 

  • Bill Crown's place
    7572 S. 10th St.
    Kalamazoo, MI 49009

Directions:

  • Take US 131 to Centre Street in Portage, exit 131 at Centre, go west on Centre to the flasher at 10th St., turn north on 10th and watch for 7572 on the left or west side of the street. Billís home is just north of the bike path and has a wraparound porch.

Agenda:

  • This is our annual picnic. Please bring seating and a dish to pass, salad or dessert and your refreshment as the Guild will be supplying the chicken and burgers with Bill grilling them to perfection.

     

     

Flag display boxes
for our veterans

The Build
We had a good turnout for the flag box build. If you were one of the builders, a big thank you for your help. We made approximately 60 boxes at the event. We will be scheduling another build in the future to finish the "100 boxes" that we had figured on. We'll be sending an email to alert you to the time and place. Meanwhile here are some pictures of our event. (scroll down)


Ok, we got it figured out...

Getting the dimples in place...

Of course there was a lot of sanding...

The two different styles...

A pile of 'em waiting for the finishing...

And of course, the lunch break.


     We have had a lot of donations from businesses and individuals for this project. 

They are:

  • J&J Paint & Glass
    (Glass)

  • Handley Hardwood Lumber
    (Almost 200bf of Walnut)

  • The Home Depot
    (Tempered Hardboard)

  • JMC Enterprises
    (Finishing Materials)

  • Employees of Micro Machine Co.
    (Cash donations)

  • Howe Patio and Windows
    (Cash Donation)

 

Meeting Schedule
for the 2014-2015 year
 

  • This is our last meeting for this season. Have a great summer and see you all back here in September for the 2015-2016 season.