Calendar

MCC Calendar

MCC Meetings/Demonstrators and Classes/Special Events Calendar

(meetings are held on 3rd Thursday of the month)

The general meeting agenda is:

  • 6:30-7:00 – Setup, registration, Show & Tell setup, socialization
  • 7:00-7:15 – Business Meeting
  • 7:15-7:45 – Show & Tell
  • 7:45-9:00 – Featured Demonstration/Presentation

Prior to each meeting, we hold a Skills Enhancement session from 3:00-6:00pm where members socialize, work on personal carving projects and can participate in activities to improve individual skills and techniques.  We periodically offer a Carver’s Sharpening Clinic where we help diagnosis issues with individual sharpening techniques. Bring your individual carving tools and learn how to take them to the next level of sharpness which is crucial to effective carving.

2019 MCC Meeting Dates

  • 9/19/2019 – The Green Man Motif in Woodcarving (Ed Kerns)
  • 10/17/2019 – Using Scroll Saw with Carving (Dale Hall and John Laffan)
  • 11/21/2019 – Seasonal Ornament Carving – Group Participation (Ed Kerns and John Laffan)
  • 12/19/2019 – Holiday Pot-Luck Dinner and Extended Show and Tell
    (Special Start Time at 6:30PM)

Demonstrators and Classes/Special Events

  • 9/14/2019 – Free Introduction to Carving at The Woodworkers Club 1:00-3:00pm
  • 9/19/19 – Free Sharpening Clinic 3:00-6:00pm during MCC’s Skills Enhancement Session
  • 10/5/2019 – Harvest Festival at Agricultural Farm Park in Derwood, MD
  • 10/6/2019 – Howard County Conservancy Fall Festival, 11AM – 3PM – MCC Carving Demonstrations
  • 11/2/2019 – Blacksmith Festival at Agricultural Farm Park in Derwood, MD

Email montgomerycountycarvers@gmail.com for additional details.