Monthly Meetings

Monthly meeting's are held on the 2nd Saturday of every month. Coffee, sodas and doughnuts (and lots of conversation) are available from 8:00 - 9:00. Meetings run from 9:00 - 10:30 am, which include "Show and Tell" by the membership, introductions to new members or guests, presentations from local vendors, and general discussion about future club activities. A demonstration or presentation of woodturning techniques is presented from about 10:30 AM to noon, some are done on the lathe in the NPCC woodshop (in an adjacent building).

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2017/2018 Events / Activities

09Jun June 9th, 9:00 am (monthly meeting) demo: Hal Merriwether - Captive Rings

14Jul July 14th, 9:00 am (monthly meeting) demo: LIVE REMOTE DEMO - Emiliano Archaval, (KEA Woodturning Studio )

03Aug August 3rd, Natural Edge Woodturning Class (class at ARKANSAS CRAFT SCHOOL in Mountain View, AR) Natural Edge Woodturning class with Gene Sparling. For details see: (Arkansas Craft School)

11Aug August 11th, 9:00 am (monthly meeting) demo: Ron Endicott / Bob Revell - Dizzy Bowls

08Sep September 8th, 9:00 am (monthly meeting) demo: LIVE REMOTE DEMO - Mike Peace, (Mike Peace Woodturning - YouTube)

13Oct October 13th, 9:00 am (monthly meeting) demo: TBD

10Nov November 10th, 9:00 am (monthly meeting) demo: Charles Kokes - Orbs, enhancements, carving

08Dec December 8th, 9:00 am (monthly meeting) demo: LIVE REMOTE DEMO - Cindy Drozda, (Cindy Drozda - The Fine Art of Woodworking)

12Jan January 12th, 9:00 am (monthly meeting) demo: Mike Hunter - (Hunter Tool Systems)

09Feb February 9th, 9:00 am (monthly meeting) demo: LIVE REMOTE DEMO - Dick Gerard, (Dick Gerard-Treasures from Trees )

We'll see you there!

Meetings are open to the public and all skill levels are welcome. Join us for our next meeting at the Student Center South building on the National Park Community College campus: 101 College Drive, Hot Springs, AR 71913. IMPORTANT NEWS: AS OF May 9,2018 DUE TO CONSTRUCTION, COLLEGE DRIVE IS CLOSED. We have a detour map available. Please send an email to us at and we can send it to you.