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HABA 2012 Events Calendar

Please note that HABA web sites may not be active until one month before the event. Until then, the link may take you to last years page, or to nothing at all.

Last Update : November 04, 2012

HABA Monthly Meetings
HABA Public Demos
Other Meetings
January 21
Lost Wax Casting Demo Kevin Crawford's shop in Alvin, Texas
February 18
HABA-Balcones Steephollow Forgeworks Demo with Jeff and Alan and Carlton Lee in Bryan, Texas
March 24
Scroll Making and Demo at HABA Depot Shop in Magnolia, Texas
April 14
Experimenting with Joinery Techniques with Dana Flanders at ZIWA Forge in Simonton, Texas
April 21 Magnolia Depot Day Demo .
May 12
Tools for Making Hammers Demo and Workshop with Daniel Riffe at Magnolia Depot Shop
  Balcones Bluebonnet Demo with Elizabeth Brim May 5-6
June 9
Small, Quick, and Lovely Trinkets and Gifts Workshop at Magnolia Depot Shop
August 11
Picnic at Magnolia Depot Shop in Magnolia
September 15
at Armand Bayou with Les Cook
October 5-7
Forge Fest in Oldenburg with Jay CLose
November 10
Seasonal Ornament Making at Magnolia Depot Shop with Tom Lundquist