Next Meeting - November 3, 2021

Speaker: Paul Williard
Subject: Precision Dovetail Sled
Time: 7:00PM
Location: 1301 Elmwood Ave, Cranston
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The Guild publishes its newsletter "SHAVINGS" each month to recap each meeting, inform members of the coming meeting, and to present articles of interest. See the current issue as well as an archive of newsletters here.

WWGRI: Who We Are

Our Members

The Guild is made up of men, women, students - middle aged and retired people alike. We come from all walks of life and diverse backgrounds. The only requirement is an interest in all things wooden, and a desire to network with other woodworkers.

What We Do

Our member interests:

  • Turning and carving
  • Furniture design and reproduction
  • Furniture Finishing
  • Restoration
  • Joinery
  • Teaching
  • Sharpening, tool making

WWGRI Officers

The Rhode Island Woodworkers Guild 2019

  • Brian Brazil Brian Brazil, President
  • John Heaney

    "Wood, if I could"

    John Heaney, Vice President
  • Ned Quist Ned Quist, Treasurer
  • Chuck Davis Chuck Davis, Secretary
  • Merle Krueger Merle Krueger, Newsletter Editor
  • John Heaney

    "Can knot, so I won't"

    John Heaney, Web Administrator
  • Bob F. Bob Fonteneault, Programs Director