Meetings & Speaker Topics

In addition to conducting general business, each monthly meeting features a special Speaker. Below is the schedule for 2019 to 2020. Interested persons are welcome to come to one of our meetings.

Time: 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Location: Shaker Meeting House
25 Meeting House Rd.,
Albany, NY 12211

January 10, 2019
Mike Mascelli – Wood Finishing

February 14, 2019
Steven Sanford – Decoy Duck Carving

March 14, 2019
Juliana Shei – My Journey to Japanese Joinery Spirit of Japanese Woodworking

April 11, 2019
Mike Pekovich – Designing Your Own Furniture Does Not Have to Be Scary

May 9, 2019
John Van Buren – Epoxy for Woodworking

September 12th
Restoring Old Tools – Dave Parkis

October 10th
Sharpening Curved Blades – Ernie Balch

November 21st
Fiske Memorial Lecture
Matt Kenney, author of 52 Boxes in 52 Weeks, and former Special Projects Editor of Fine Woodworking

December 12th
Family Night

January 9th
Tool Collecting – Preston Sweeney

February 13th
TBA

March 12th
Seat Weaving – Lorraine Weissen

April 9th
TBA (Program presented by Mid-Hudson Chapter)

May 14th
Turning Topic – Paul Petri