Upcoming Events

Mark Your Calendars!

Our Gift to you...

2017 PAABA Calendars
The NEW 2017 Version!!!

PAABA Hotline - Call 724-45-FIRE-1

New!  WRABA Event Schedule below!

THURSDAY NIGHTS - FORT ALLEN  - Open Forge Call Dick Fisher for details! 724-836-3625 See the new addition and take part in the friendly atmosphere. $5 Donation appreciated for fuel.

October 21 – Country Fab 9 am, Tom Willoughby at Country Fab, 9:00 AM

Bar-b-que provided by Country Fab, please bring a side dish to share! This is a FREE day for PAABA Members, please bring an Auction item or an item/items for “Iron in the Hat” to defray expenses. Plenty of parking, and lots to see at Country Fab! Short PAABA Meeting too!

432 Maplewood Ave., Ambridge, PA 15003  412-496-9389   MAP


December 9, 2017 – Bill Robertson’s “Smithsonian” Open House, 1:00 to 4:00,

Bring your friends and family that are interested in seeing museum quality collections. Anvils, stakes, vices and more are throughout four floors of his Victorian home. Enjoy the company of fellow blacksmiths and learn more about the history of anvils!

533 Gregg Avenue, Bridgeville, PA 15017    MAP

January 20, 2018 Depreciation Lands Museum, 9:00 AM, Start 2018 with PAABA!

Elections, Year in Review, PAABA Meeting, Auction and more….working on plans!

4743 S Pioneer Rd, Allison Park, PA 15101     MAP

February – John and Mark Groll’s –Details Coming Soon!

March – (Date to be determined) Dave Vincenty’s – Jim Alderson


WRABA scheduled events in 2017


Western Reserve Area Blacksmith Associates

Saturday October 7: Hammer in: (bring a dish to share plus an item for the iron in the hat sale)
Don Pfaff’s forge 28151 Township Line Road (Mountz Rd), East Rochester Ohio 44625

Saturday November 11: Hammer in: TBD





Care to Get Involved?
We are seeking & updating our demonstrators' list.  Would you like to demonstrate at community days in your area?
You will need:
  • A portable forge
  • And your Own Set-up...
(and if you don't have one and are still interested, we can work with you.)
Contact an officer:
John Steel 724-774-6757
Dave Lint  724-529-7942
Bill Robertson 412-221-2402
Chris Holt 412-741-6171
Check this page frequently as we add more information as it becomes available.  See you soon at a Hammer-In!