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      Calendar - Current Calendar <-- 2018 Past Months

Check the ABANA Calendar HERE


Please note:
Dates with "?" are annual events who's dates have not yet been set for this year.
 

   2018 November

2
   Shop Meeting:BGOP Forge
7:30 P.M. Gas Cutting, Kieth Kuck

3
   BGOP Demonstration:Sky Meadows State Park
12:00-3:00 PM Demonstrators welcomed - George Anderton is the Coordinator.

3
   Blacksmithing Campfire:Gulf Branch Nature Center
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

3-4
   Blacksmiths and Friends Traditional Arts Festival:
Agricultural History Farm Park, Derwood MD 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
For more information see (new link): HERE

16
   Shop Meeting:BGOP Forge
7:30 P.M. Christmas Ornaments

30
   Board Meeting:Gulf Branch Nature Center
7:00 P.M. in the Gulf Branch Nature Center.

   2018 December

7
   Shop Meeting:BGOP Forge
7:30 P.M. Open Forge/ Santa visit (see below). No power tools, hot cutting or forge welding from 5:00-8:00pm

7-9
   Santa Visit in the Walker Cabin:Gulf Branch Forge
Fri 7th: 5:00-8:00pm
Sat 8th: 9:00am-8:00pm Same night as our Chirstmas party. We have one
volunteer, more would be nice.
Sun 9th: 9:00am-4:00pm
Come early/stay after for set up.- demonstrators needed

8
   Annual Meeting / Holiday Dinner: Church of the Covenant
2666 N Military Rd., Arlington VA 22207 - Entrance on the lower level around the back.
Doors open at 6:00; Dinner at 7:00
Pot Luck - Bring a food item to share - Dessert/Entree/Side Dish
Optional Gift exchange - bring a wrapped gift, get a gift by random drawing.
Optional Ornament exchange - bring a hand made Ornament for exchange

21
   Shop Meeting:BGOP Forge
7:30 P.M. Open Forge

   2019 January

4
   Shop Meeting:BGOP Forge
7:30 P.M. TBA

11-13
   Gichner Memorial Hammer-in: Cordova, Maryland.
http://www.masasmiths.org/

18
   Shop Meeting:BGOP Forge
7:30 P.M. TBA

18-20
 The Annual Cabin Fever Model Engineering Show and Auction:
Lebanon, Pennsylvania.
http://www.cabinfeverexpo.com/index.html

   2019 February

1
   Shop Meeting:BGOP Forge
7:30 P.M.TBA

22
   Shop Meeting:BGOP Forge
7:30 P.M.TBA

?
   Dan Boone's Pasture Party: 7381 Parrish Rd., Louisa, VA 23093
Registration NO LATER THAN Feb 15 - Judy Boone: 540-967-3267 or jmbb1000@aol.com

   2019 March

1
   Shop Meeting:BGOP Forge
7:30 P.M. TBA

?
   Patina Antique Tool Sales and Auction
At the Damascus, Maryland Volunteer Fire Association Activity Center.
Tool sale to start at 9 A.M., tailgating earlier. Auction at 2 P.M.
http://www.patinatools.org/auctioninfo.asp

15
   Shop Meeting:BGOP Forge
7:30 P.M. TBA

29
   Board Meeting:Gulf Branch Nature Center
7:00 P.M. in the Gulf Branch Nature Center.

   2019 April

5
   Shop Meeting:BGOP Forge
7:30 P.M. Spring Fling prep

12-14
   BGOP Spring Fling: Clear Brook, VA.
 
 

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