18thAnnual Weaverville Hammer-In

Held at the Jake Jackson Museum in Weaverville, California. Take Hwy 299 West from Redding or East from Eureka. Prepare for wet weather and snow is possible. This is a hands on workshop. Bring forge, anvil and tools if you like but we have several available to use. Safety glassess are a must as well as hearing protection. Registration fee $50.

New dates: March 19,20 and 21, 2015

Jake Jackson Museum
780 Main St (Hwy 299), Weaverville CA
(530) 623-5211, www.TrinityMuseum.org

 

Schedule

Daily- 9am to 5pm
Steak Dinner-6pm saturday
at the Veterans Hall
Auction-follows the dinner

 

Demonstrations

John Barron- Handrail design and construction
Ian Brooks- Flypress techniques and tooling
John Emmerling- Power hammer safety and flat die drawing
Tom Laman and George Dunajski- Chasing and repoussse with pitch pot
Dusek, Coyne and LImb   Group project and team work
Mike Hricziscse- Power hammer projects
Mark Aspery- Tooling

 

To participate hands-on in forging: $50, includes Saturday evening dinner and auction.
RSVP: Bill Bradford, 530/623-6598 or Rod Plew, 530/623-3536.
If you can help with a main dish or other for our potluck meals, contact Patsy Medin at 530/623-2742. Vegetarian selections upon request.

Public: come watch, free. Additional Saturday Evening meal, $20. And there's no admission charge for the auction.

 

Accommodations

49er Gold Country Motel - 530/623-4937
Motel Trinity - 530/623-2129
Red Hill Motel - 530/623-4331
Sidney Gulch RV Park - 530/623-6621
Indian Creek Lodge - 530/623-6294
Weaverville Hotel - 530/623-2222

 

 

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