This month’s webinar will be on “The Extraordinary Life of Benjamin Banneker.” Banneker was an early American clockmaker, as well as a man of science who created an almanac and assisted with surveying some of the surrounding area. You may sign up for upcoming webinars online at:
Chapter 15 workshop on Saturday April 1st from 9 am to 4 pm. This class will cover jewelling and staking. It will be flexible so individuals can spend the entire time on either topic if desired. Location is the Windermere Clubhouse located 16800 Gower in Pflugerville.
For anyone interested in attending the class please contact Jay Holloway at 512-294-7371 or Jay@Hollowaytrading.com
The monthly meeting for Chapter 15 will be February 18, 2017 at Pok-E-Joe’s Bar-B-Que at 2121 Parmer Ave., Austin, TX beginning at 10:00 am and going until noon. The program will be on French Horology and their influence on other watch and clock makers.
Everyone is welcome and there is not admission fee. Come and learn more about clocks and watches. For more information contact Jay Holloway at Jay@HOllowayTrading.com or 512-294-7371.
The monthly meeting for NAWCC Chapter 15 will be held January 21th at Pok-E-Jo’s, 2121 Parmer Ave., Austin TX. The meeting begins at 10:00 am and finished at noon. Patricia Holloway will be presenting a program on the “Falling Time Ball” that we just saw to bring in the New Year. Everyone is welcome and there is no charge to attend. Anyone with interest in clocks, watches and time in general will learn more about horology.
For more information contact: Jay Holloway @ 512-294-7371
On Saturday, January 7th, 2017 we will be holding a repair class for 400 day clocks. The class is held at the Windermere Clubhouse, 16800 Gower St., Pflugerville, TX 78660. The class begins at 9:00 am and will finish around 4:00 pm.
The class requires pre-registration. For more info contact Jay Holloway @ 512-294-7371.
The National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors holds a monthly program providing information on clocks and watches. The webinar will focus on how to use the resources of the organization which has the largest collection of horological book and documents.
For more information on how to view the Webinar go to: www.NAWCC.org and look for the icon for the Webinar. You may sign up for free to view the program.
The last meeting for 2015 for Chapter 15 will be held on November 12, 2016 at Pok-E-Jos, 2121 Parmer, Austin TX beginning at 10:00 am and ending at noon.
Everyone who has in interest in clocks and watches are welcome. There is no charge. Come and enjoy the time to learn more about horology.
For more details contact Jay Holloway at email@example.com
A monthly webinar will be held by NAWCC on Presidential watches. It is open to everyone but you must register to view the program on your computer.
Go to: WWW.NAWCC.org and follow the icon for the Webinar. The program runs from 6:00 pm to generally 6:45 pm.
The October meeting for Chapter 15 will be held on October 15th at Pok-e-Jo’s, 2121 Parmer, Austin TX beginning at 10:00 am and finishing by noon.
Ken Reindel will present the program on how to build a spray booth for your home. He will be taking any questions on clock repair or refinishing.
Everyone is invited and admission is free. We encourage everyone to stay and eat bar-b-que with us when we are finished.
Anyone who has dealt with alarm clocks, carriage clocks and many large clocks have experienced working with the hairspring adjustment. This class will help you to work with a hairspring and how to straighten one when they are bent. Our instructor is Dennis Warner who is an outstanding teacher in this area.
The class beings at 9:00 am and runs until 4:00 pm at the Windermere Clubhouse, 16800 Gower St., Pflugerville TX. You may pay at the door. $25 for members and $45 for non-members. Everyone is welcome to attend.