DuPage Woodworkers Activities

From time to time the DuPage Woodworkers holds activities for our members outside of our regular general meetings. Those activities include classes, shop tours, field trips and whatever other interesting activities members and the activities chair think up.

See the online calendar for other events (general meetings, board meetings, etc.).

Upcoming 2020 Activities


Saturday, February 1, 2020: Lie-Nielsen Open House at the Chicago School of Woodworking.

Breakfast: 9:00 AM Location TBD
Lie Nielsen Event: 10:00 am


5680 N. Northwest Highway
Chicago, IL 60646

February 29th, 2020: Bull Valley Hardwood.

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Bull Valley Hardwood
1251 Cobblestone Way
Woodstock, IL 60098

April, 2020: Tour of USDA Forest Products Lab in Madison WI

Madison, WI

Previous 2019 Activities


November 16th: Tour of the Village Woodwright Shop.

Village Woodwright Shop Tour

Village Woodwright Shop Tour

October 12: Toy Making Workshop.

The DuPage Woodworkers made doll beds and wooden block dolls. This involved cutting, drilling, sanding, routing and gluing. We started at 9:00 am and went until we finished about 3:00 pm. Coffee, donuts for breakfast and pizza/pop for lunch.

Sanding
Routing Outside

August 4th: Antique Tool Show and Sale at the Garfield Farm Museum.

Browsing Tools Shave Horse Demo

July 20th: Auction.

Auction
Auction

May 9th: Kirkland Sawmill.

The saw The wood

April 20th: Carkhuff shop tour.

Carkhuff shop tour Carkhuff shop tour

March 30: Toy Making Workshop.

Box of toys

February 23rd: Milwaukee Woodworking Show.

Jan 26th: ClaySpace tour.

ClaySpace ClaySpace
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