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.
The Lawrence County Fair would like to have a blacksmith demonstrator. No charge for the booth, and you can sell your items. Event takes place during the month of August for one week. To learn more about dates and times, contact Malinda Marks 724-601-4318
August 19– Steel Welding– 9:00, Dave Custer, read the article on pages 6-7 of the December 2016 Newsletter to get to know Dave! PAABA Meeting*, Auction and Great PAABA Picnic!
September 22-25 – SOFA Quad State Round-Up
October 21 – Country Fab, Host: Bob Pickens–9:00 We are very pleased to have Tom Willoughby demonstrate for you. Tom was a recent demonstrator at the ABANA Conference in 2016, he is a wealth of knowledge
Providence Meeting House Renovation
If interested in volunteering, check out their facebook page.
MAP - Quaker Church Rd, Perryopolis, PA 15473
WRABA scheduled events in 2017
Western Reserve Area Blacksmith Associates
WRABA 11th annual Conference featuring Dave Custer
Burton Century Village 14653 East Park Street, Burton, Ohio 44021
Friday June 23: Hands on training in tool making (12 spots available) contact President Ralph Neumeister for reservations (440) 552-9560
Saturday June 24: Demonstration of Hammer and punch making skills
Sunday June 25: Demonstration of advanced tool making skills
Saturday July 8: Hammer in: (bring a dish to share plus an item for the iron in the hat sale)
Joint event of WRABA and NOB: Ky Green’s forge 5115 State Road (route 60) Wakeman, Ohio 44889
Saturday August 12: WRABA picnic at Burton Century Village
14653 East Park Street, Burton, Ohio 44021
September 22-25 SOFA QuadState Roundup 2017, Miami County fairgrounds, Troy Ohio
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:
Contact an officer: John Steel 724-774-6757 Dave Lint 724-529-7942 Bill Robertson 412-221-2402 Chris Holt 412-741-6171