Woodturner's Guild of Ontario

for the advancement and promotion of the craft of woodturning

WGO Schedule of 2023/2024 Meetings

Regular Meetings

Monthly meetings are usually held the second Thursday of each month from September to June. For confirmed meeting dates see below. For more detailed meeting information see the Home page, Meetings begin promptly at 7:00 pm, and finish by 10:00 pm. Skills night meetings mostly take place on the fourth Thursday of each month, meeting times the same as the Monthly meetings. For detailed meeting information, see the Home page.


The WGO meets at Dunbarton High School:

655 Sheppard Avenue
Pickering, Ontario
L1V 1G2

Exit Hwy 401 at Whites Road (exit 394) coming from either direction, go NORTH, through the lights at Kingston Road (Highway 2), short left on Dunfair St. Meeting room is near this (South) side of the school.

We meet in the Senior Woodworking Shop, room 0209.
See this map for directions.

The calendar will be updated when dates become available

Thu, Sep 14th, 2023

1st General Meeting of the season when Wyatt Walkem will discuss/demonstrate turning/working with Burled wood

Thu, Sep 28th, 2023

Our annual Skills night on Sharpening

Thu, Oct 12th 2023

General Meeting
Frank DiDomizio will demonstrate Multi-Axis Vases

Thu, Oct 26th, 2023

one-on-one clinics tailored to individual Woodturning needs

Nov. 9th 2023

David Bell demonstrating
How to Repair and Enhance Woodturnings with Epoxy

Thu, Nov 23th, 2023

will again be tailored to individual Woodturning needs and will consist of one-on-one clinics of approx 30 minutes per member.

Thu, Dec 14th, 2023

General Meeting
Brian demoing burning and branding

Thu, Jan 11, 2024

General Meeting with Jim Williams demonstrating
turning full size hats

Thu, Jan 25th, 2024

Skills Night -

Thu, Feb 8th 2024

General Meeting - Jogi will demonstrate/present Turning Alabaster

Thu, Feb 22nd, 2024

Skills Night -

Wed, Mar 21st, 2024

General Meeting

Thu, Mar 28th, 2024

Skills Night

Thu, Apr 11, 2024

General Meeting wil feature Brian Vaughan and Embellished Ash Turnings

Thu, Apr 25th, 2024

Skills Night: Individual Sklls Clinic

Thu, May 9th, 2024

General Meeting at Dunbarton!
This is the SALON and the Annual General Meeting

Thu, May 23th, 2024

Skills Night: TBD

Thu, June 13th, 2024

General Meeting at Dunbarton TBD