Saturday, February 24, 2024

 February 2024 meeting

Stones River Woodworkers Club Members,

Just a quick reminder that our next meeting is Tuesday 27 February 2024. We will gather at 6 PM to 6:30 PM. This time is really good for checking out the Show & Tell projects and asking questions from our members on how they do some of their woodworking. The meeting will start at 6:30 PM. 
Our Presenter this week is Mike Zinser. He will be conducting a live turning demonstration. 
We still meet at St. Marks United Methodist Church; 1267 N. Rutherford Blvd. Murfreesboro, TN.
For your information, the Stones River Woodworkers Club discount is 10% at all three locations, Rockler, Klingspor,  and Woodline.

Also, for your information is the following woodworking show announcement below.

The Nashville Woodworking Show - March 23 – March 25

See the link for ticket and more information.

Wilson County Fairgrounds/James E. Ward Ag. Center
945 East Baddour Parkway
Lebanon, TN 37087 United States

For over 37 years, we have provided an outlet for woodworkers to meet like-minded people to collaborate and learn from! We’ve worked hard to craft the perfect balance of fun and learning this year! Here are some of the things you can expect to experience.

A skilled group of educators with the advice that we are all craving
Exhibitors with the latest and greatest tools, jigs, and supplies
Local clubs, guilds, and schools that will help you stay connected to the woodworking community in your area.
·         If you’re looking for woodworking education then you’ve come to the right place. The Woodworking Shows offer you a tremendous amount of choices when it comes to improving your skills, including presentations and seminars on the show floor, paid seminars from Chuck Bender and Tracey Cheuvront and online education. Below please find the speakers who are committed to the 2024 season and stay tuned for special guests that may join us along the way.

·         For an overview of seminar times please see our Seminar Schedule. For seminar speakers and full descriptions of their seminar offerings simply click on each speaker below. Please note that Bill Bush, Dale Barnard, Digtal Woodcarver, URBN Timber and Chad Grosklags seminars are only available in select markets.


Lou Ferraro – Editor

"My tool collection is complete." - Said no one - Ever

Thursday, July 20, 2023

Picnic this Saturday July 23,2023

 Picnic this Saturday 

20 July 2023

Stones River Woodworkers Club Members,

As a reminder, the annual SRWC Picnic will be at the Lascassas Fire Department this Saturday, July 22nd  2023. If you have a donation for the silent auction, such as tools, equipment, and anything else useful to donate, please bring them with you if not already given to President Sam Clark. 

Start time for arrival is 4 PM to deliver your Picnic dish and, if possible, a dessert. The Silent Auction items will also be collected and arranged from 4 to 5 PM as well. The meal should begin about 5 PM

Remember, the Picnic takes the place of our SRWC meeting that would have occurred next Tuesday, 25 July 2023.

Be safe and we will see you all this Saturday.

Lou Ferraro

SRWC Newsletter Editor.

Sunday, June 25, 2023

June meeting

 Mark your calendars for this Tuesday's meeting.

We will meet at St. Marks United Methodist Church; 1267 N. Rutherford Blvd. Murfreesboro, TN. The meeting is on Tuesday, June 27th, at 6:00 PM for fellowship; and at 6:30 PM the meeting will begin.

Our speaker for June is Jim Zarzaca. Jim is a retired NJ police officer, who moved to Tn 6 ½ yrs ago. He has been wood turning for past 17 years.  He has worked with CNC for 5+ since joining the  Woodcraft Store.

Jim will be showing V-carve software for the CNC: some basics, what it can do, simple sign designs, etc.

Please come through the entrance we normally use and you will be redirected to room 1203.