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

Clinic: Bob Dougherty
Saturday, May 19, 2018
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Demonstrator: Mike Hosaluk & Mike Zieger
Saturday, June 09, 2018
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Workshop: Mike Hosaluk & Mike Zieger
Sunday, June 10, 2018
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AAW Turning News

Monday, April 23, 2018
ITEMLIVE.COM: Marblehead native turns trees into art (04/20/2018)

Monday, April 23, 2018
WISBECH STANDARD: Mayor steps up to the challenge as the Ely Guild of Woodturners stage a ‘hands on’

Friday, April 20, 2018
BISMARCK TRIBUNE: Dakota Woodturners to host weekend symposium (04/19/2018)
The annual Hands-On Woodturning symposium will be held this weekend at the Career Academy, 1200 College Drive on the Bismarck State College campus. Hosted by the Dakota Woodturners, 39 local participa....

Friday, April 20, 2018
OTTAWA CITIZEN: ‘A real community effort’: Ottawa woodturners make 177 wig stands for cancer patien
Every time Julie Booker uses her wig stand, she’s reminded of her mother, who battled cancer 40 years ago. Booker, a cancer survivor herself, received her handcrafted wig stand while undergoing chemot....

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
OPTOMETRY TODAY: Going with the Grain (04/18/2018)

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