Monthly Meetings

After 16 months of virtual meetings, the CAW begain in-person meetings in July,2021. Meetings are open to the public but we ask that attendees be vacinated at least two weeks prior to attending. Please contact us if you would like to attend:

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).

Please email us at for more information.


2022 Events & Activities

12Feb February 12th, 9:00 am (monthly meeting) demo: Mike Hunter, Hunter Tool Systems - (Live in woodshop)

19Feb February 19th, 8:00 am (class) Introduction to Woodturning class at National Park College (cancelled)

12Mar March 12th, 9:00 am (monthly meeting ) demo: Dave Hulett - Hollowing

09Apr April 9th, 9:00 am (monthly meeting ) no demo, instead a field trip to National Park College Makerspace

14May May 14th, 9:00 am (monthly meeting ) remote demo: Craig Timmerman, Austin, TX - Winged Bowls

11Jun June 11th, 9:00 am (monthly meeting ) demo: presentations on techniques by multiple club members

09Jul July 9th, 9:00 am (monthly meeting ) demo: Ron Endicott - lidded box

13Aug August 13th, 9:00 am (monthly meeting ) demo: Alan Spears - Achieving a Deep Gloss Hand Rubbed Lacquer Finish

10Sep September 10th, 9:00 am (monthly meeting ) demo: remote demo John Jordan - subject TBD

We'll see you there!

Meetings are open to the public and all skill levels are welcome. If you'd like to attend a meeting and have had your Covid 19 vacination, please contact us at We meet at the Student Center South building on the National Park Community College campus: 101 College Drive, Hot Springs, AR 71913.