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Our goal is to promote the skill and craft of woodworking in all facets, through education, information and fellowship.

We always welcome new members and encourage you to check out a meeting from September to May on Mondays starting at 6:30.

We discuss a wide range of woodworking related topics, including specific elements of our craft, such as turning, cabinet making, scroll sawing, chip carving and router work and more.

Interested in becoming a club member?

Please read and print the DWC Woodworking Club Waiver when coming to the shop to register.


Fill the form out on the computer, print the form and bring to our next meeting to get registered and start enjoying the great benefits of the Durham Woodworking Club.

We discuss a wide range of woodworking related topics, including specific elements of our craft, such as turning, cabinet making, scroll sawing, chip carving and router work and more.

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Durham Woodworking Club Features in The Oshawa Express

Recent Club Meetings

Monday night recap, November 4, 2019

Fun meeting last night, our guest speaker was a representative from the Soper Creek Wildlife Rescue.  Nicole spoke about the how Soper Creek started and its current mission in the Durham Region, a very worthy cause.  Calvin has set up a group to help Soper Creek with their “wish” list and Don McFarland donated a … Continue reading “Monday night recap, November 4, 2019”

Monday night recap, October 28, 2019

Hi, Great meeting last night, we had a fantastic presentation by Teresa Turner from Canabo Medical Group regarding the cannabis industry in Canada.  Teresa’s presentation was extremely informative and offered great insight into the industry, as well as, a deep dive into the components and uses for cannabis. Thank you to Keith White, President of … Continue reading “Monday night recap, October 28, 2019”

Monday night recap, October 21, 2019

Hi,   Fantastic evening last night at the Busy Bee store in Pickering.  We had an excellent turn out for the event, I spoke with a number of the members throughout the evening, there were a number of purchases (some larger than a bread box), congratulations to everyone for taking advantage of the deals.   Thanks to … Continue reading “Monday night recap, October 21, 2019”

Monday night recap, October 14, 2019

Thanksgiving holiday, no meeting

Monday night recap, October 7, 2019

Hi, Good meeting last night, a good representation at the gallery table with a number of impressive pieces.  Calvin did a great presentation for the membership regarding the We Grow Foods outdoor benches, the team did a tremendous job building six benches that will be used in the community.  Thanks to the two members from … Continue reading “Monday night recap, October 7, 2019”

Monday night recap, September 30, 2019

Hi all, Great meeting last night, we had a really good discussion and presentation on how to remove rust from your equipment.  It was great to see members bring in their favorite rust removing methods, awesome discussion around tips and general rust removal questions.  A copy of the presentation will be posted on the club … Continue reading “Monday night recap, September 30, 2019”

Monday Night Recap, September 23, 2019

Great meeting last night, we had a terrific presentation by Chris Lapine on dust masks.  A number of the membership brought in their dust masks and we discussed the various advantages of each, Noel brought in his Trend dusk mask/face shield for show, great product, thanks Noel.   We’ll post Chris’ PowerPoint presentation on the club … Continue reading “Monday Night Recap, September 23, 2019”

Monday Night Recap, September 16, 2019

Great meeting last night, there were a number of submissions to the gallery last night, please keep them coming!   Chris LaPine did a great job regarding overall safety in the shop, the “true confessions” segment was well represented, a number of good comments and experiences were shared with the group.  We’ll post Chris’s presentation on … Continue reading “Monday Night Recap, September 16, 2019”

Monday Night Recap, September 9, 2019

Welcome back to the 2019/2020 Durham Woodworking Club season!  We held our first club meeting last night, although we had a guest speaker planned, unfortunately due to last minute unforeseen issues, our guest speaker could not attend.  While the guest speaker could not attend, we did have a good meeting to start the season. We … Continue reading “Monday Night Recap, September 9, 2019”

Monday Night Recap – May 27, 2019

Good meeting last night, although we had technical issues and could not review the video clip, it will be posted on the club web site, it was a really good overview of the miter saw.  We did have a number of good discussions to complete the end of our season, we’re now heading into our … Continue reading “Monday Night Recap – May 27, 2019”