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Month: February 2017

The Cubby House Turners Woodies Inc – February 2017 Newsletter

The Cubby House Turners Woodies Inc – February 2017 Newsletter

Current club newsletter below. Merv Larsson was a deserving winner of the “best of the best 2016” with his impressive looking weather station and clock.   Merv joined the club around the same time as me quite a few years ago and has gone from strength to strength; helps that he was a toolmaker by trade! Good to see that the club has finally introduced a best displayed joinery category for show and tell at the maxi days – great…

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Shire Woodworking Club – Plank Competition Changed To Toymaking Plank Competition & February Newsletter

Shire Woodworking Club – Plank Competition Changed To Toymaking Plank Competition & February Newsletter

The annual Shire Woodworking Club Plank competition has now been changed to the Toymaking Plank Competition with half a previous plank. I wasn’t at the meetings where the rules were changed but it is a major shift as evidenced by the previous winning entries shown in the newsletter below on page 5. Another major change is that you cannot keep the project and pay for the timber; all entries belong to the club.    I was going to make the train…

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Shire Woodworking Club – 2016 in Review

Shire Woodworking Club – 2016 in Review

The club achieved a lot in 2016, full details below but some highlights were: Toy deliveries to the Child Life and Music Therapists at the Children’s Hospital, Randwick. Toys and items plus specific requests Donation box for Knights of St George Heart Association Community requests Table for impaired child Chairs Christmas Lights roller stand and wooden inserts (storage) for Seniors Activity Unit at Sutherland Shire Council Display cabinet for Menai Rural Fire Service Hope Tree for the Royal North Shore Hospital Community Christmas…

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