Upcoming Events

2019 Kootenay Blacksmith Association Fall Conference

Date: September 14, 2019

Location: Boundary Museum, 6145 Reservoir Road, Grand Forks, BC

The Museum grounds contain a Blacksmith Shop, 4 covered Coal Forges will be
available for hands-on and demonstrations by the KBA for the public. There is a
large covered shade house, available for out door dining and an indoor dining
area if the weather doesn’t cooperate.

Demonstrators

AM: Dave Barrett, Fernie Forge – Thumb Latch
PM: Holly Dolanz, Diamond Ironworks – Horseshoe Making

Forging 9:00 to 12:00 and 1:00 to 4:00 (open to the public)

Itinerary

10am to 4pm: Silent Auction, Open to the public, located in the shade house
10am: Coffee Break with coffee, tea, muffins, cookies and fruit available
12pm: Lunch, borscht, fresh baked bread and churned butter, tea and coffee. Dishes and utensils provided. $10 per meal.
4:30 to 5:30: Fall Meeting
Dinner:
plans are to get together at a local Chinese restaurant, Dutch.

Accommodations

Free Dry Camping on the Museum grounds
Free Camping with power and water at Bob McTavish’s, room for 10 units
Contact Bob: at 1bobmct@gmail.com
Ramada Inn (closest to the Museum) Pool and Continental Breakfast:
www.ramada.com
Western Traveler Motel (no pool or breakfast) www.westerntraveller.ca

Cost to Attend

Two or more forged items for the Silent Auction to raise money for the KBA

How to Sign Up

Email Tony or Twila Austin at tnt_austin@shaw.ca with number of attendees.

We look forward to seeing you at the conference!