The main events organised by BWA will be the regular monthly club evenings at Priestwood Community Centre. These will occur on the third Wednesday of each month.

BWA will also organise hands-on workshops roughly every two months.


BWA Club Night Schedule

Date Demonstrator Competition Theme
17 July 2019 John Plater A Calabash Hawaiian Bowl (end-grain bowl, gourd shaped and taller than it is wide)
21 August 2019 Steve Giles An Off-Centre Turned Item
18 September 2019 Pete Moncrieff-Jury A Piece of Fruit
16 October 2019 Annual General Meeting A Plain Bowl (execute a simple design well)
20 November 2019 Les Thorne A Christmas Ornament
18 December 2019 Christmas Social Evening Keith Sherwood Competition
2020
15 January 2020 Stuart Furini Something Old - A traditional Design
19 February 2020 Dave Appleby Something New - A modern Design
18 March 2020 Open Evening Something Borrowed - A copy of someone else's item (with a picture of the original)
15 April 2020 Cindy Drozda Something Blue - Literally something coloured blue
20 May 2020 Joe Creed-Kaile Something Light - A thin walled item
17 June 2020 BWA Auction Night Something Square - A square edged bowl
15 July 2020 Gary Rance Something Bright - A bright coloured item
19 August 2020 Paul Howard (TBC) Something with Petals - A flower in a bud vase
16 September 2020 Ed Oliver Something Holey - A pierced item
21 October 2020 Annual General Meeting Something Metal - Add some metal to an item (pewter or verdigris?)
18 November 2020 Chris Grace A Sum of the Parts - An item using three different woods
16 December 2020 Christmas Social Evening Keith Sherwood Competition

Note: The Cindy Drozda demonstration in April will be a live inter-active demo through the Internet. Cindy will be in her workshop in Boulder, Colorado


BWA External Event Schedule

Date Event Location
6/7 September 2019 Yandles Woodworking Show Martock, Somerset, TA12 6JU
14 September 2019 Wokingham Heritage Open Day - BWA will be demonstrating Wokingham Town Hall
4-6 October 2019 Kempton Park Tool Show (D&M Tools) Kempton Park, Surrey
27 October 2019 Surrey Woodturners Association Open Day The Mychett Centre, Mychett
2-3 November 2019 Toolstation Autumn open House Toostation Shop, Didcot (OX11 7HR)
11 November 2019 BWA Demo to 84th Reading Scouts Earley
15-17 November 2019 Northern Woodworking and Power Tool Show Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate
24 November 2019 Meadow Quilters Christmas Fair Charvil Village Hall, Charvil
TBD Bracknell Town Council Spring Event Jocks Lane Park, Bracknell
15/16 May 2020 Wo[email protected] Daventry Leisure Centre, Daventry
TBD Makers Central NEC Exhibition Centre, Birmingham
27, 28 June 2020 Hurst Show and Country Fair - BWA will be demonstrating Hurst Village
4 - 7 June 2020 American Association of Woodturners (AAW) 2019 Symposium Louisville, Kentucky
1/2 August 2020 Woodturning Weekender West Malling, Kent
9-11 October 2020 AWGB Seminar 2020 Yarnfield Park, Staffordshire
14-17 October 2020 Wizardry in Wood- The Worshipful Company of Turners Carpenters’ Hall, 1 Throgmorton Ave, London EC2N 2JJ