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Great Canadian Rust Junkie Fest

Does your heart skip when someone says three-phase? Do you sit up straight when you hear Wadkin? Do you breathe quickly as a band saw takes a full minute to get up to speed? Then maybe you will want to attend Jack Forsberg's Rust Junkie Fest. Held on the weekend after Canada Day, this year's date is July 6th. You'll want to get more information and register by dropping in to the Great Canadian Rust Junkie Fest's official site.

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

The next meeting of the Ottawa Woodworkers Association is to take place on Tuesday, June 4th, as usual in the basement of the Bethany Baptist Church from 7 PM to 9.  Doors open as early as 6:30, so come early if you would like to help set up.  The church is at the western intersection of Baseline and Centrepoint.  Be sure to bring alternate footwear if it's raining.  Or snowing.

Now Rob has been working on something special, and he does not want a big spoiler.  But here's a little one.  Now if you have just roused from a 20-year coma, go back and and click on "a little one" in the previous sentence to watch the tiny spoiler.

The usual fare will also be part of the meeting.  So, there's show-and-tell, tool swap or sale, and the 50-50 draw.

And then there's the election of OWA officers for 2019-20.  James Ferris has come to the constitutional end of his mandate as president, and thus has to pass the sceptre.  Rob Suarez is also ready to pass the torch as VP-…