Watch Training Workshop: Proper Polishing Techniques – September 6th

A class for members of NAWCC Chapter 15 or Capital Area Watchmakers and Clockmakers Guild on the proper techniques for polishing watches and clock metal parts will be held at the Windermere Clubhouse in Pflugerville TX on Saturday, September 6th. The cost is $30 and you must register before hand.

To sign up please contact: Dennis Warner: dwarner6@austin.rr.com

Houston Regional Mart: August 21st – 23rd

The annual clock and watch show will be held in Houston TX on August 21 – 23, 2014. This is a great show with several hundred tables of sellers showing their watches and clocks. The show is at the Houston Westchase Marriott just inside Beltway 8 between Richmond and Westheimer.

For more information contact: www.sanjacinto139.homestead.com

Chapter 15 Monthly Meeting: July 26

The monthly meeting of the NAWCC Chapter 15 is set for July 26, 2014 for 10:00 AM at Pok-e-Jo’s, 2121 Parmer, Austin TX. The meeting begins at 10:00 AM and runs until noon. Members and friends learn for the program about metals used in horology. After the meeting everyone is welcome to join together for a great meal at Pok-e-Jo’s.

Everyone is welcome and there is no admission cost. Come and enjoy the fun and sharing of knowledge.

Chapter 15 Monthly Meeting: June 28th

Chapter 15 will hold their monthly meeting on Saturday, June 28th beginning at 10:00 AM. The meeting is held at Pok-e-Jo’s at 2121 Parmer, Austin TX.

The program for the session is a Craft Contest with prizes given for the favorite items that our members bring showing their talents in horological items.

Everyone is invited to come and enjoy great information and a good time with our members. For more information, contact Jay Holloway, Vice President at 512-294-7371.

NAWCC National Convention: June 18 – 21 Milwaukee WI

The NAWCC National Convention is being held in Milwaukee WI at the Milwaukee Convention Center on June 18th and running through Saturday June 21st.

The convention will have a great ‘mart’ with several hundred of table holders showing their horological items along with many interesting programs for everyone to learn more in areas they find interesting. There will be a Craft Contest with 37 entries from across the USA. We have several talented Chapter 15 members who have entered the contest and we look for them to bring back several 1st place awards for their efforts.

For more information please see www.NAWCC.org

Chapter 15 April Meeting: April 26, 2014

Chapter 15 Meeting will begin at 10 a.m.-­‐noon at Pok-e-Jo’s at 2121 Parmer in Austin TX.

The program will be on “Proper clock cleaning techniques” and it will be lead by Ken Reindel and Jay Holloway.

After the meeting we encourage everyone to stay and have lunch and visit.

Future Meetings for your planning guide:
May 17, 2014 Chapter 15: Pok-e-Jo’s: 10:00 AM to Noon
May 27, 2014 Capital Area Watchmkaers and Clockmakers Guild: Pok-e-Jo’s: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Capital Area Watchmakers and Clockmakers Guild Auction: 4-12-14

WHEN: April 12, 2014

Open at 9:00 AM with sellers and buyers registering

Auction begins at 10:00 AM.

WHERE: Northwest Baptist Church, (Gymnasium) 6301 Woodrow Avenue, Austin, TX 78757

PARKING: In the church parking lot on the SE side off of Alegria Rd

SPECIAL CONDITIONS: All buyers and Sellers must be members of CAWCG. Attendees may join the morning of the auction. Membership applications will be available at the registration table.

Members are encouraged to bring items for sale.

Items listed and sold will have a 10% seller fee deducted from the final hammer
price which will go to CAWCG to cover their expenses.

Additional Information: contact Jay Holloway 512-294-7371 or jay@hollowaytrading.com