Proud to be Chapter # 120
of the American Association of Woodturners
American Assn of Woodturners link
Click here to learn more about our outreach activities!
April '04 Grads with certificates
is a group of men and women in the southwestern Gulf Coast of Florida, based in Fort Myers.

The fundamental purpose of the WOODTURNERS OF SOUTH WEST FLORIDA (WSWF) is to provide education, information, and organization to persons in this geographical area that are interested in woodturning, by providing meeting locations, a forum for the sharing of  ideas, exchange of woodturning materials, information and education about woodturning activities, and the promotion of woodturning as an art form and craft, for young and mature alike.

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Current Newsletter link.

Upcoming Events:
Holiday Party Dec. 6, 2018. Seating starts at 6 PM at Olive Garden located at 1910 Pine Island Road, Cape Coral, FL Price per plate is $22.00. You can bring your check, payable to "Woodturners of SW FL"  or to the November meeting. General Meeting:  November 1, 2018 at 6:00 PM.
                         Items added to Trader's Corner
NOTE: Jimmy Clewes Demo at Peace River Woodturners 11/18/18 Members page has been updated.
Link to info here. Calendar of Events page has been updated for 2018
Link to the Show & Tell photos from May, June, July and September 2015. REMEMBER: 3rd Saturday 9 to noon free turning day at Community Center. Members may bring someone to introduce to the club and equipment but member has to stay with non-member.
  Next Workshop 3rd Saturday is November 17, 2018
  The workshop day would be a good time for "Skills Enhancement".
Woodworking / woodturning videos links  
See the newly-added AAW video links
Updated Membership Application. Click here.  (As of January 26, 2018)

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Monthly General Meetings are usually held 
at 6:00 to 8:00 PM on the 1st Thursday of the month 
at The Riverside Community Center.

3061 East Riverside Drive in Ft. Myers, Florida.

Christmas Party, December 6,2017

The General Meeting will be November 1, 2018

The next Turning Saturday will be November 17, 2018.  Shop opens 9 to noon.

The next Board Meeting is scheduled for November 1, 2018 @ 6:00 - 6:30 PM at the Riverside Community Center. All Board meetings will now be held  before the General meeting, same day.


Highlights and Pictures of Recent Meetings are part of our NEWSLETTERS

Next Meetings and Location

Club Members (link temporally disabled)
(view this page for the ever-growing Members Gallery)

Video/DVD Library

Links to Other Sites




Project Ideas

Woodturners of South West Florida Membership Application

WoodTurning demonstrations and meetings
usually held at 6:00 on the1st Thursday of the month
at The Riverside Community Center
3061 East Riverside Drive in Ft. Myers, Florida.

2013 - 2017 Officers

President: Joe Payne

Vice President: (Need someone)

Treasurer: Dan Alvo

Secretary: Phil Edilla

2013 - 2014
Board Members At Large:
Past President: Phil Edilla

 Ted Hains

WSWF Bylaws

Appointed Volunteer Positions:
 - Librarian
John Gerald - A/V Chair
Phil Edila - Education -Chair

Committees and Chairpersons

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