The May 2017 Chapter meeting, hosted by Compi Distributors is scheduled for Thursday, May 18th beginning at 5:30 PM at Compi Distributors, 5900 Equitable Road, Kansas City, MO. Program will be presented by Jan Barnes, Columbia Forest Products. RSVP to Laurie Libowitz at Compi Distributors. Deadline for reservations is May 15th.
The March 2017 Chapter meeting, hosted by Pittsburg State University is scheduled for Thursday, March 19th beginning at 5:30 PM at the Kansas Technology Center, 909 E Ford, Pittsburg, KS. Program will be presented by Nick Bohlke of M. Bohlke Veneer Corp. RSVP to Charlie Phillips at Pittsburg State University. Deadline for reservations is March 10th.
Heart of America Chapter President John VanErem presented Bill Reynard of Allen Millwork Co. with the Presidents Award for Outstanding Chapter Member of the Year at the November chapter meeting. Bill has served as the chairperson of the Kansas Skills USA Cabinetmaking Competition for 30 years and has served as Chapter President for four terms. Thanks for all you do Bill!
The January 2017 Chapter meeting, hosted by Allen Millwork Co. is scheduled for January 19th beginning at 5:30 PM at the Doubletree By Hilton Wichita Airport, 2098 Airport Road in Wichita, KS. Program will be an Educators Roundtable with presentations by Pittsburg State University Wood Technology and AWI National Director of Education. RSVP to Carol Dragoo at Allen Millwork Co. Deadline for reservations is January 16th.
The November 2016 Chapter meeting, hosted by Technique Manufacturing is scheduled for November 17th beginning at 5:30 PM at the Atrium Hotel & Conference Center, 1400 N. Lorraine in Hutchinson, KS. Program will be presented by Doug Hague, AWI National Education Director. RSVP to Ted Robinson at at Technique Manufacturing. Deadline for reservations is November 14th.
The 2016 Heart of America Chapter Golf Tournament is scheduled for Friday, September 16th beginning at 9:00am at the Emporia Golf Course in Emporia, KS. The cost including 18 holes of golf, cart and meal ticket is $65. Use this link to download the form and sign up for the event. Please note that if you have multiple members attending from your company each one should be listed on the form. Paper forms are also available by emailing Dustin Hecht.
Hole sponsorships are also available and include a sign at the tee box of the sponsored hole, 18 holes of golf for one, cart, and one lunch ticket for $200. Vendors interested in hole sponsorship and/or donating promotional gifts or cash for prizes, contact Dustin Hecht by September 1st.
We look forward to seeing you everyone there!
If you have any questions about the event or the form please call Dustin Hecht at 913-281-7373.
The July 2016 Chapter meeting, hosted by Highland Millshop is scheduled for July 21st beginning at 5:30 PM at The Blue Moose Bar & Grill, 3030 SW Wanamaker Rd. in Topeka, KS. Program will be presented by Rick Ransom from Kerfcore. RSVP to Brandon Haberman at Highland Millshop. Deadline for reservations is July 18th.
The May 2016 Chapter meeting, hosted by Wend-Wood, Inc. is scheduled for May 19th beginning at 5:00 PM at the Stearman Field, 14789 SW 30th St. in Benton, KS. Program will be presented by Intermountain Wood Products on material core types. RSVP to Tony Markel at Wend-Wood. Deadline for reservations is May 16th.