The Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen is a 501c3 federally-recognized, arts education non-profit, now in its 70th year! Headquartered in Lancaster, the PGC’s mission is to create opportunities for traditional and contemporary artisans, craft enthusiasts, and collectors through education, advocacy, and community. Stop by their website for more information:

South Central Pennsylvania Wood Turners is our neighbor to the west, and we have collaborated in the past to due joint meetings/demonstrations. Check out their site at

Also close by, during normal times, Susquehanna Woodturners meets the second Tuesday of every month at the Harrisburg Woodcraft location, 3831 Union Deposit Rd (Union Square Mall), Harrisburg, PA 17111.  Members start to arrive for conversation and comradery at 6:00pm.  Meetings start at 7:00pm, and visitors are always welcome.