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

Note: The examples that follow the theme description are merely suggestions. Anything that can be considered to meet the desription will be accepted.

Date Demonstrator Competition Theme
15 January 2020 Stewart Furini Something Old - A traditional Design
5 February 2020 BWA Drop-In Session Main Topic: Texturing
19 February 2020 Dave Appleby Something New - A modern Design
4 March 2020 BWA Drop-In Session Main Topic: Pen Turning
18 March 2020 No Meeting - Coronavirus Something Borrowed - See the note below
1 April 2020 BWA Drop-In Session Cancelled - Coronavirus
15 April 2020 Cindy Drozda Interactive demo to be delivered into members home computers
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

Notes: THe April Club Night will happen but as an Interactive Remote Demo into individual member's homes. The BWA will review future meetings in advance of them happening. However at the moment Priestwood Community Centre has been closed under direction from Bracknell Forest Borough Council and no date has been given for it to re-open.

BWA External Event Schedule

Any text in this colour is a link to the event web site

Date Event Location
5th April 2020 Bracknell Town Council Spring Event BWA Attendance Cancelled
2, 3 May 2020 Makers Central Event Cancelled
15/16 May 2020 [email protected] Event Cancelled
4 - 7 June 2020 American Association of Woodturners (AAW) 2019 Symposium Event Cancelled
27, 28 June 2020 Hurst Show and Country Fair - BWA will be demonstrating?????? Hurst Village
1/2 August 2020 Woodturning Weekender West Malling, Kent
28-31 August 2020 Henley Country Craft Show Stonor Park, Near Henley, Oxon
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