Western New York Woodturners I

Newsletter- Minutes –Aug. 5 , 2010

Members Present  - 37

 

Maryvale High School Woodshop Room 120

1050 Maryvale Dr., Cheektowaga, N.Y. 14225


Treasure’s Report:  by John Paulin

Expense:                                                                    $0.00        Previous Balance                 $3,203.61

Income: MAG                                                          $12.00       

50/50                                                                       $29.00        New Balance                       $3,244.61

 

Have you visited the Web site WNYWoodturners.com? It has many photos and info on what happened at the last meeting, what different members are making and much more. Here are a few photos from the August meeting.

                       

 

Jim Hilburger & donated  bowl’s      Jim Schnellinger & bag holders     Bob Ball &pepper mill      Jim Rupracht & carved base

Business Items:   

Rich Mialki shared that the dates for the Erie County Fair are August 11th, thru the 22nd, 2010.  

DID YOU VOLUNTEER?  DID YOU MAKE/DONATE ITEMS?   WE THANK YOU!!!!!    

 

Can you believe it??????  THANKS TO EVERYONE’S HELP WE BROKE THE OLD ALL TIME RECORD.

 

YES,  THE TOTAL MONIES COLLECTED FOR MAKE –A-WISH   IS $16,899.00

 

SPECIAL THANK’S to Rich Mialki,  Bob Ball, Gary Jones, & Jim Hilburger.  

 

The ANNUAL AUCTION WILL BE AT THE OCTOBER MEETING. 

 

Jim Rupracht  still has anchor seal to sell from Pembroke. Price is $8.00 per gallon. Call him at 1-585-547-3885.  

 

Norm Kosmerl introduced  3 new members, Alan Dick, 25 Randwood Court, Getzville, NY 14068, e-mail mgtdick@buffalo.edu., Michael Kilgallow, 575 W. Delavan Ave., Buffalo, NY 14222, 716-881 -1954,

e-mail mjk57@roadrunner.com. and Richard Rafen from Pembroke club.           

 

Show & Tell:    THANKS TO ALL WHO SHARE THEIR WORK WITH THE CLUB. 

 

Demo:  No Demo, everyone was treated to Pizza and Soda provided by the club.

 

Next Meeting:          PLEASE NOTE, SEPTEMBER MEETING will be

                           WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 8th, 7:30 pm  due to school availability.

 

Jim Hilburger will do a demo, on how easy it is to make items for the fair.

 

                                                                          Respectfully,  Dick Radel                  8/30/10