North Woods

Carving Club

Vol. 6 Number 12

March 2002

February Highlights

  The February meeting was held on         02-13-02. There were 11 members present. The meeting was called to order at 7:00 pm.

Treasurers Report: We have $2658.11 in our accounts as of the meeting date.


  The newest issue of Wood Carving Illustrated is in the club library for members interested.

   The OWLS have contacted us and requested members interested in donating carvings for their fund raising auction can need to have their donations to them by March 16th. The auction will be held on March 27th at the Otsego Club at 7 pm.

   Those interested in attending the Stu Martin seminar should already have their $25 deposit in to Jim Pike. The seminar is March 18th and 19th from 8 am to 4 pm. If you are planning on attending and do not have your deposit in, you need to contact Jim as soon as possible at (989) 732-3222.

   Advanced show tickets were passed out at the meeting anyone who did not attend the February meeting and want advanced tickets to sell or purchase can call Jim Pike.

   All members making corporate contacts for donations are asked to follow up ASAP and get any donations to Karen Barden as soon as possible. We still need members to get involved in this part of the show planning. Please contact Karen to see what you can do to help your club.

   Table reservations are coming in well and we expect as good a turnout as last year.


Members need to get their table reservations in soon. Tables with power are limited.

   The $300 donation to the Red Cross has been made. 

Calendar Items


 13  Business Meeting  6:45 9 pm

18 & 19  Stu Martin Seminar

27   General Carving  7 9 pm.


 10  Business Meeting  6:45 9 pm

13  Carving Show  10 am 4 pm

24   General carving  7 9 pm



 8    Business Meeting 6:45 9 pm

22  General Carving 7 9 pm

 Meetings will still be held at Jim's shop unless another place is found.



   The Stu Martim seminar will be held at Jim Pikes Shop on March 18 and 19 from 8 am to 4 pm both days. The cost of the seminar in $100 per student not including the blank. NWCC members will pay $50 plus the blank. The club will pick up the other $50. Interested carvers both members of NWCC and other carvers are urged to contact Jim Pike as soon as possible. We do still have some openings but not for long. A deposit of $25 is required to reserve a spot in the class. Jim can be contacted at (989) 732-3222.



Get Well

   Jerry Perlinski has had double bypass surgery in Florida. Jerry Is doing well and should now be out of the hospital.

  Anyone wishing to sent cards can sent them to:  

Jerry Perlinski  925 N. Otsego Lk. Dr. Gaylord, Mi. 49735







The North Woods Carving Club
President Bob Forde
Vice-President JoAnn Kraut
Treasurer Trudy Sanocki
Secretary Sharon Gardner
Librarian Trudy Sanocki
Dues: $20 Initial
$15 Renewal
$25 Family Renewal

Bob Forde
P.O. Box 1282
Gaylord, MI  49734

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