Tidewater Blacksmith's Guild, Inc. Mission Statement
The Tidewater Blacksmith's Guild is dedicated to preserving the craft of blacksmithing and to increasing public awareness of the history of blacksmithing while at the same time demonstrating that in this automated machine world, things hand made still exist and remain objects of art. The Tidewater Blacksmith's Guild is a local member organization charted under the Artist-Blacksmith's Association of North America Inc. (ABANA), a non-profit organization.
Board of Directors Meetings will be the Second Thursday of each month
Our Next Meeting
Annual Christmas Party
Sunday, December 16, 2018 at 12 PM – 5 PM
Location: Grassfield Ruritan Club
Address: 920 Shillelagh Road
Chesapeake Virginia 23323
Merry Christmas to All!!! The TBG Annual Christmas Party will start at noon on Sunday, December 16th at the Grassfield Ruritan Club in Chesapeake. TBG will be providing Pollards fried chicken, honey puffs, and drinks. Please signup to bring additional dishes to share.
As Vince Parrish used to say "This will be The Best Iron In The Hat Ever." So keeping with tradition, please bring an item or two to donate. Santa will be there as well and doing a Kids Iron in the Hat. The Guild will be donating five 100 dollar gift certificates from Blacksmith Supply https://www.blacksmithsupply.com/). John and his wife will be there so your gift certificates can be redeemed on site that day. If there is a particular item that you will like to purchase, contact John directly to make sure he brings it.
2019 Board of Director elections will be held at this meeting. Also, 2019 dues will be collected.