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March 17, 2015 Meeting Notes

The meeting was called to order by club president, Rob Otte.

Prior to the meeting and continuing into, Rob asked members to sign a release form that protects the Great Plains Woodturners club, as well as Sam Boon as provider of the place where our monthly meetings are held, […]

February 17, 2015 Meeting Notes

The meeting was called to order by club president, Rob Otte.

Moved that the minutes of last month’s meeting being approved. Motion made, seconded and passed.

Rob welcomed the six visitors present and had them introduce themselves (Dana, Dave, Dennis, Martin, Myron and Taylor).

The Tip of the Night was provided by […]

January 20, 2015 Meeting Notes

The meeting was called to order by club president, Rob Otte.

Rob welcomed the four visitors present and had them introduce themselves.

Theo Alles reported a treasury balance of $4237.09. He mentioned that club dues should be paid at the March 2015 meeting, but that he would accept them any time […]

December 18, 2014 Meeting Notes

The meeting was held at the home of our club president, Rob Otte. He and his wife, Carolyn, hosted this annual festive occasion when members bring food and drink to be shared as well as an assortment of turned items that may likely become Christmas or Hanukkah gifts for […]

November 18, 2014 Meeting Notes

The meeting was called to order by president, Rob Otte.

Guest Bruce Cline was welcomed and introduced.

Rob’s Tip of the Month pertained to extenders he had purchased to provide more space near the head and tail stocks of his lathe when using a Beall Buffing System.

Treasurer Theo Alles reported income […]

October 21, 2014 Meeting Notes

The meeting was called to order by club vice-president, Mike Aalberg, due to the absence of president, Rob Otte.

The four guests present were welcomed and introduced.

Rob Kurth was recognized for his being awarded Best of Nebraska at the Lincoln Arts Counsel Show held at South Point September 27-28.

Mike Ferris […]

September 16, 2014 Meeting

The meeting was called to order by club president, Rob Otte.

The following guests were present: Fred Graber, Dick White, Brent Herbert.

Minutes of the August 19, 2014 meeting were approved as posted on the club website.

Rob Otte’s Tip(s) of the Month was based on a visit to Michigan woodworker, Ron […]

August 19, 2014 Meeting

The meeting was called to order by club president, Rob Otte.

The following guests were present: Bill Miller, Richard White, Brent Nielsen

Minutes of the July 15, 2014 meeting were approved as posted on the club website.

The Tip(s) of the Month was presented by Rob Otte. (1) Recommended the following video […]

July 15, 2014 Meeting Notes

The meeting was called to order by club president, Rob Otte.

The following guests were recognized: Brian Boon, Brent Nielsen, Randy Hupple, Nate Hupple, Mike Sawyer and Jeff Friesen.

Minutes of the June 17, 2014 meeting were approved as posted on the club website.

The Tip of the Month was presented by […]

June 17, 2014 Meeting Notes

The meeting this month was our annual picnic meeting held at Antelope Park at 6 p.m. in the small dining facility just east of Auld Pavilion. Seventeen members and seven guests enjoyed the catered barbecue, potato salad and coleslaw as well as many salad, fruit and dessert dishes brought […]