Our Chapter

The Wilmington Area Woodturners Association (WAWA) was founded in 2004, a chapter of the American Association of Woodturners (AAW), to support and build a community of new and experienced woodturners through teaching, training, and demonstrations.

Our Mission

Our chapter's mission is twofold. First and foremost, the mission of WAWA is to provide a forum by which its members can enhance their knowledge of woodturning by sharing experiences and techniques with each other and through continuing education. Secondly, WAWA strives to broaden awareness and knowledge about the craft of woodturning with those in the Wilmington area communities. In furtherance of these two missions, WAWA seeks to gain community recognition and support by participating in local events, education programs, training classes, and exhibits.

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Upcoming Events

Demonstrator: Scarlette Rouse
Saturday, April 08, 2017
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Demonstrator: Scarlette Rouse
Saturday, April 08, 2017
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Demonstrator: Chainsaw Maintenance / Safe Operation
Saturday, April 15, 2017
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AAW Turning News

Monday, March 20, 2017
CORVALLIS GAZETTE-TIMES: Wood turns at Expo Center (03/18/2017)
There's a rich and warm smell of wood near the vendor tables, where blocks of birch, maple, pear, pecan and others are for sale. The raw blocks sit across from tables of finished woodturning pieces — ....

Thursday, March 16, 2017
ALBANY DEMOCRAT-HERALD: Oregon woodturners to host weekend event at Expo Center (03/15/2017)
More than 300 woodturners from throughout Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana and California will show off their skills this weekend during the second annual Oregon Woodturning Symposium at the Linn Co....

Thursday, March 16, 2017
SHEPPARTON NEWS: Creating wonders in wood (03/14/2017)
There was much to take in at the recent 27th annual Woodturners of the Goulburn Valley exhibition at Shepparton’s Eastbank Centre. Woodturners GV president Len Taylor said there were about 40 demonstr....

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
NORTH FORK PATCH: Inspired By Life, Man Saved By Kidney Transplant Spotlights Awareness (03/13/2017

Monday, March 13, 2017
LOCKPORT UNION-SUN & JOURNAL: Boxes full of courage (03/12/2017)
A few months ago Ken Owens was looking for a project to bring to the Lockport Woodworkers meeting. In his quest he came across an idea in a post on the American Association of Woodturners website: Tre....

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