Welcome to the Website of Chinook Woodturning Guild

The Chinook Woodturning Guild was formed in September of 2004. The Guild's main emphasis is on skill improvement and camaraderie. Meetings are held on the third Thursday of the month beginning in September and ending in June. The CWG is a chapter member of AAW and is a non-profit Society.

Schedule of Meetings, Demos and Events

We are proud to support the Beads Of Courage program in Canada 

Beads of Courage

Our members donate turned boxes for this worthwhile program for sick children.


Dan Michener, President
phone: 403-331-9177

Norm Robinson, Vice-president
phone: 403-404-4428

André Laroche, Treasurer
phone: 403-329-6414

Richard Shelson, Secretary


Upcoming Events

19 Apr 2018
07:00PM - 09:00PM
April Meeting - Demonstration - Turned cabinet with drawers - Kai Muenzer.
17 May 2018
07:00PM - 09:00PM
May Meeting - Demonstration - TBA
19 May 2018
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Visiting Artist J. Paul Fennel
19 May 2018
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Visiting Artist J. Paul Fennel
21 Jun 2018
07:00PM - 09:00PM
June Meeting - End of Season BBQ and Tool Swap Meet

If you are interested in joining the Guild or being on our email list or getting more information, contact a Guild member or come to a Chinook Woodturning Guild meeting.


Meetings are normally held at 7pm on the 3rd Thursday of the month, September - June at CASA Arts Centre 230 – 8 Street South Lethbridge, Alberta Canada T1J 5H2