Meeting begin at 10:00 AM on the 4th Saturday of each month. Show up a little early for some good fellowship. The bringing of snacks to share is always encouraged. Coffee cake and cookies are always a favorite.
IRON IN THE HAT - Each meeting, members are encouraged to bring an item to place in the hat (raffle) for fundraisers. Items should be self made but can include those items used for blacksmithing.
MEETINGS (Knife Making / Bladesmithing for rest of year)
April - Knife Steel, Knife Types, Demonstration
May 27- Tools, fullers, tongs, and more plus open forge time
June 24 - Knife grinder and attachments and grinding belts with Dave Harlen from ABAbrasives, plus open forge (Gary Graham / Steve Alford )
July 22 - Heat Treating and open forge (Steve Alford / George Ezell)
August 26 - Forging different shapes and styles (George Ezell / Steve Alford)
September 23 - Handles, Materials, Decoration plus open forge time (Gary Graham / Steve Alford)
October 28 - Open Forge for Christmas Presents
November 25 - Possible paid demonstrator
December 23 - Sheath Making (Gary Graham)