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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.

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

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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Busy Bee Event

Our next club meeting on October 21st will be held at the Busy Bee Pickering store. Start time, 6:30 pm through to 8:00 pm. Manufacturer reps will be onsite to answer questions, show new products and talk shop. There will be special offers for DWC members, make your plans to attend, it’s going to be a great night.

Recent Club Meetings

Busy Bee Event

Our next club meeting on October 21st will be held at the Busy Bee Pickering store. Start time, 6:30 pm through to 8:00 pm. Manufacturer reps will be onsite to answer questions, show new products and talk shop. There will be special offers for DWC members, make your plans to attend, it’s going to be … Continue reading “Busy Bee Event”

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”

Monday night recap – May 13th, 2019

Fun meeting last night, unfortunately our guest speaker cancelled at the last minute, so we improvised.  Calvin Perry reviewed the clubs next community project, we’re planning on building six benches for the “We Grow Food” organization.  A couple of their team stopped by the club a few weeks ago to review their program, it was very interesting … Continue reading “Monday night recap – May 13th, 2019”

Monday night recap – May 6, 2019

Fantastic meeting last night, great coffee & treats, followed by an awesome presentation from our Director of Community Relations, Calvin Perry.  Calvin and his team of volunteers (Bill Melnychuk, Margo McNab, William Spekkens, Gene Hutchinson, Greg Nevin, Wayne Peden, Neil Fickling, Pat Mawhinney) presented their prototype “Turtle Basking Net” to the membership last night, it was a well thought out prototype, … Continue reading “Monday night recap – May 6, 2019”

Monday night recap, April 8, 2019

Great meeting last night, Dan Kuzmicki our web and social media lead discussed all of the new changes to the club web site, as well as our new Instagram page.  Dan has done a great deal of work to improve everyone’s experience when surfing our website for general information, as well as, meeting highlights and … Continue reading “Monday night recap, April 8, 2019”

Monday Night Recap – April 1, 2019

Outstanding meeting last night, it was our second coffee and treats night, Chad did a great job making the coffee and the membership brought in awesome treats for the group (my compliments to the member who brought in the banana chocolate chip cookies, they were great).   The gallery was awesome as always, a number … Continue reading “Monday Night Recap – April 1, 2019”