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HABA 2007 Events Calendar

Please note that HABA web sites may not be active until one month before the event. Until then, they may take you to last years page.

Last Update : June 30, 2007

HABA Monthly Meetings
HABA Public Demos
Other Meetings
January 20
Annual Knife Workshop with Cowboy Szymanski in Bellville, Texas
February 17
Bowls and Vessel Making with Dave Koenig at Components in Houston
March 17
Belt Buckle Hammer-In at Dave Koenig's Tudor Forge

March 3-4
HABA at Barrington Farm for
Texas Independence Day Demo

March 23-25
HABA at Bayou City Art Festival Demo

March 31
Katy Folklife Festival Demo

March 10-11
LAMA's Conference - "Banging On the Bayou" at Beaver Park in Lafayette, LA.

March 31-April 1
Balcones Forge

- Bluebonnet Workshop featuring Dorothy Stiegler

April 6-8
Spring Blacksmith's Round-Up at Oldenburg

April 21
14th Annual Depot Day in Magnolia
May 19
Animal Head Hammer-In at Tee Hines' Bucksnort Forge in Magnolia
June 23
Boudicca And Iron Age Swords with David Furlow and Historic Ring Bits with Don Mitzenmayer at Heights Library
  CANIRON VI : June 29 - July 2, 2007 in Victoria, Canada
July 21
Bi-metallic Vessels with Dave Koenig at Tudor Forge in Magnolia
August 25
Joinery Workshop at Armand Bayou
September 15
Forging Horseshoes with Charlie Williamson
October 5-7
Fall Blacksmithing Forge Fest at Oldenburg

October 27 and 28
Barrington Living History Farm "Smithing in Texas"
October 13-14
11th Annual Saltfork Craftsmen Blacksmith Conference
November 17
Candlestick Smithing at Dave Koenig's in Magnolia
Happy Hammer Holidays