Minutes (Wednesday, June 11, 2014 Meeting)
Officers: Dr. Van, Martin, Stan, Nick, Ron
Call for Guests: No guest for June meeting.
Cookies by: Jerry Gipe
Health Reports: Paul Spencer was able to make it to the meeting. He said he was slowly getting better but still had a long way to go. It was good to see you Paul!
Correspondence: We did have a guest come to the meeting that is thinking about joining the club. His name was Tim, and we hope see him become a member.
Dr. Van was not able to make the meeting so Stan ran the meeting.
Show and Tell: May Challenge (birdhouse ornament)
Stan Lambert: 1 birdhouse made from several different woods. The finish was unknown.
Dave Torrence: 2 birdhouses, a small one made from Black Walnut and Cherry and other larger one the wood was unknown. The finishes were unknown.
Jerry Gipe: 1 birdhouse, the wood and finish are unknown.
Dale Molyneaux: 1 birdhouse still in the making made from Oak.
Not as good of participation as we have seen. Must be the “SUMER DOWN TURN”
Other Show and Tell:
Jerry Gipe: Brought a wine cooler made from Maple with a metal core. The finish is unknown.
Paul Spencer: Brought a jewelry stand made from Maple and Black Walnut with a metal disk. Finish is unknown.
Stan Lambert: Brought some pens, but the kind of woods Finishes were unknown.
Treasurer’s report: We didn't have a report because Martin was at the National AAW Convention.
Nothing new to report.
Soliciting new members
Nothing new to report.
Super CA glue: Chris Simonsen brought 6-16 ounce bottles to sell and they were gone in minutes.
TV appearance: On May 22 KTVQ2 presented on it's evening news the interview concerning our urn project for unclaimed cremains of veterans. Our story was in connection with the upcoming dedication of the Laurel Military Cemetery as a National Military Cemetery. It was excellent.
Hands On Workshops:
George Oliver's next session will be June 21 at Dan Vanderhoof's shop. It will be on making lidded boxes. As of the end of meeting members who said that
they would like to turn there were Dale M, Jerry G, Dr. Van and Nick would be there as an observer.
George Oliver's next sessions:
June 21 Vanderhoof shop
July 12 Lambert shop
September 13 Scott shop
October 4 Shop to be determined
Montana Fair August 8-16, 2014 (July meeting will be to line up Fair demo Hobby Hall)
Western Heritage Museum
August 21, presentation and filming
45 minute presentation with lathe present and finished items to stay at Museum and be seen by visitor.
Kim Christensen, August 23-24
Monthly turning challenge
June ... birdhouse ornament
July … Any type of bowl
High school classes:
My best discovery lately:
There was no discovery given at this meeting.
Juried critique of turning:
There was no critique at this meeting
PROGRAM: Show interview about our urn project on KTVQ2
PROGRAM: Finish the second half of the video from the last meeting.
CHALLENGE FOR JULY: Any type of bowl