Monthly club meetings in a modern, well equipped venue and featuring demonstrations by highly talented local, regional or nationally recognized turners. Often followed by day long hands-on sessions on the demonstrated topic at Frank Johanessen's workshop.
Weekly, informal meetings at Franck's workshop with either short demonstrations by club members and/or "Show & Tell" sessions with group discussions and advice.
Technical sessions/courses or supervised open turning sessions with experienced club members at Frank's workshop.
Ability to try out the latest in turning equipment and tools.
Learn how to ensure safe turning in your own workshop.
Regular club newsletter with tons of tips and information.
Access to wood, turning tools and supplies at a very reasonable cost.
Notification of woodturning events at the local, state and national level.
Modern, informative website with member's only section (Forum for discussion, documents for download, etc.)
Interaction with other turnings clubs in southwest Florida.
Opportunity to participate in various programs for the betterment of the less fortunate. See details.
Fellowship with others who are passionate about woodturning.