Upcoming event Feb. 18-20

The website’s event calendar has broken. I’m working on getting it fixed. Our next event is Feb. 18-20 at Jim’s place. Jeff Mohr is demonstrator with a Friday Workshop making a Basket Handle. Auction and Iron-in-the-Hat
Board election
Board meeting
Trade Item- Heart Trivet
Fees- Sat&Sun- $25
      Workshop- $20
Potluck-Sat Only
At Jim Ribordy’s
15646 County Line Rd , South Beloit, IL 61080

Bob Bergman – Nana Showalter radio interview

UMBA members and past presidents Bob Bergman and Nana Showalter were interviewed about blacksmithing in this public radio broadcast. https://www.wpr.org/listen/1662831

About 14 minutes into the broadcast the host, Larry Meiller, talks about the bottle opener he made in our tent at FireFest. Hubert Van De Pas was the smith who helped Larry make his opener.