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Who We Are…

The Blue Ridge Woodturners is a chapter of the American Association of Woodturners serving
the New River Valley & Greater Roanoke region of Southwestern Virginia. We are
a group of people with the common interest in (or addiction to) turning wood on the lathe.

We usually meet on the fourth Thursday of each month at the Williamson Rd. Masonic Lodge, 3025 Pioneer Rd Roanoke, Virginia (for ” Driving Directions“.)

We do, however, hold special events and some meetings at other locations in the area. Please
check often for upcoming events and meetings.


Upcoming Events

BRWT Annual Summer Picnic – August 26 at Longwood Park
611 E. Main Street, Salem VA  (Shelter #4)
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Important – Picnic RSVP Extended! We need an accurate headcount for this event. Please RSVP (either coming or not) by August 18 to Mike Moore at (540) 389-5072 or email sar-emt@rev.net

Meal details: Lunch at noon. Blue Ridge Woodturners will furnish BBQ, buns, utensils, plates, cups, ice and drinks. Members are asked to bring side dish(s) or dessert(s) to share.

Chinese Auction: Purchase tickets and place in the bidding cups before and after lunch for your chance to win beautiful and interesting items donated by club members.

Directions: Longwood Park is located on East Main Street in Salem near the intersection with Thompson Memorial Drive. Turn into the park’s main entrance, drive up the hill (past the shelter we used last year); turn right onto Monroe Street then turn right again into the parking lot for shelter #4. There are a few handicapped parking spaces closer to the shelter for those unloading or who are unable to walk the distance.


Membership Applications

2017 Membership form (PDF) format. Please click to download form.
2017 Membership form (MSWord) Format. Please click to download form.

To all new and renewing BRW members:

Above you will find the 2017 Blue Ridge New and Renewal Membership Form in both MSWord and Adobe Acrobat formats. Please chose the format which is best for you to download and print out. Fill out the form completely, print neatly so that we can update our records and ensure you continue to receive emails and notices for the coming year.

ALL MEMBERS must fill out a new form every year even if none or your information has changed.

Bring your completed 2017 form and payment check to the the next BRW meeting. If you can not attend the next meeting, mail it in according to the instructions on the form.

Thanks, and I look forward to seeing all of you at future BRW meetings and events.

Peter Toch, BRW Treasurer

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