Meetings and Events
The Northeastern Wisconsin Woodworkers Guild holds Monthly Meetings and hosts events and programs throughout the year. Click Resuming In-Person Guild Meetings for information about beginning to meet in person again. Click Upcoming Events & Programs to see the schedule. Click Monthly Meeting Location for information about where monthly meetings are held. Click Events Sponsored by Other Organizations to see other related events that might interest you.
Monthly meetings feature presentations of interest to woodworkers. They are typically held at 7pm on the 3rd Wednesday of the month. Please click Upcoming Meetings to check details below or look in the current newsletter in Newsletters. The exceptions when monthly meetings do not take place include the month of the Woodworking Show, August Picnic, and December Potluck celebration.
Examples of past program topics include:
- Glues and adhesives
- Spalted wood
- Flute making
- Many more
Suggestions for programs are always welcome.
Meetings also include time for questions, help from other woodworkers, and sharing of accomplishments (Woodworker’s Show and Tell).
There is also a “sub-group” of carvers who hold an additional monthly gathering with “hands-on” sessions focusing on carving techniques, sharpening, design, and painting.
Guild Annual Show – (No Monthly Guild Meeting)
Oct 7th & 8th, 2022 @ 9:00 – 4:00pm (Sunday 3:00pm)
The two-day show features the largest mixed media woodworking Show in Wisconsin! It will have a huge number of woodworkers with countless items for your purchase! We are primed for action with an exhibit floor packed with events for attendees to have an enjoyable time sharing & creating as you learn new techniques.
Robust show floor activities include:
- Live Demos
- (7) Awesome Instructor Classes
- Peoples Choice Ballot
- Huge Bucket Raffle
- Huge Tool Crib
- New Wood & Tool Vendors
- Food Provided by Denmark Sting Cancer & Leo Club
Upcoming Events & Programs:
Oct 8-9, 2022 – 39th Annual NEWWG “Artistry in Wood” Show
Nov 16, 2022 at 7:00pm – Brian Zabel – Zabel’s Sawmill – Aspects of Running a Sawmill & Kiln Drying
Dec, 2022 – Guild Christmas Party (Date TBD)
Jan 18, 2023 – Chuck Druckrey – Timber Framing
Feb 15, 2023 – Jerry Anson – Making a Large Scale Hand Drill and Wood Plane
Mar 15, 2023 – Jim Wilsing – Making Native American Flutes
Schedule is subject to change without notice
Monthly Meeting Location:
Northeast WI Technical College (NWTC)
Monthly programs are held at NWTC, 2740 W Mason St, Green Bay.
Please note: Beginning in November, the Guild will be meeting at the Great Lakes Energy Education Center building on the NWTC campus.