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1697 days ago

Topic tags/keywords: networking new hampshire new england meeting portsmouth local resource question

Hello,

I am always looking to branch out (pun intended) to other woodworkers. I’d like to specifically inquire as to the members here from the NH area (Portsmouth, in particular) and elsewhere in New Hampshire and New England. Who do we have here, and are there any networking or other get-togethers from lumberjock members from this (these) areas?

Thanks!

Sky Rocco


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#1 posted 1697 days ago

Hi Sky! Chip here in Manchester, CONNECTICUT. Yes, there is another Manchester that is not in New Hampshire! LOL.

-- Chip -----------http://www.penmanchip.com-----------------Micah 6:8

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F Dudak

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#2 posted 1697 days ago

Sky,

I’m a little envious. Wish I lived that close to my favorite playground. Just take yourself over to 44 Timberswamp Rd. in Hampton,NH. Go visit with the crazy Windsor Chair makers at the Institute. A word for the wise; don’t spend any time talking about Shaker chairs or you may be beheaded!
Live Free or Die!

-- Fred.... Poconos, PA ---- Chairwright in the making ----

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Devolution

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#3 posted 1697 days ago

yeah, man. I’m in Providence, RI. I’m always looking to network with other woodworkers. Being pretty green to this level of woodworking, I feel it’s extremely important to have knowledgeable people, who are also in the field, around.

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ellen35

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#4 posted 1697 days ago

I’m on Cape Cod. We had a great New England get together last summer.
Hopefully, we can do it again.
Ellen

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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Padre

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#5 posted 1697 days ago

Hey Barry! When you gonna’ take this ol’ fellow nutmegger on a trip with you? :) :) Maybe then you can change your picture to ME hanging off the front end. LOLOL.

-- Chip -----------http://www.penmanchip.com-----------------Micah 6:8

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Padre

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#6 posted 1697 days ago

LOL!! Ok, I’m all ears! ;)

That’s quite a hike for you though. Be safe my friend.

-- Chip -----------http://www.penmanchip.com-----------------Micah 6:8

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#7 posted 1697 days ago

Hey Sky,

I’m in North Londonderry just ear shot from the Manchester Airport. I lived a few years in the Portsmouth area and loved it. Born and raised in Berlin.

-- Edwood - http://edwoodcrafting.blogspot.com/

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#8 posted 1697 days ago

Hello Sky,

I’m in Georgetown, MA 1/2 hour south of Portsmouth.

-- Mark, www.mrhudon.com

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#9 posted 1697 days ago

Winchester, MA here. as mentioned, we had a get together in Lexington, MA just a few months ago, and will probably have more of those coming up this year. Welcome to Lumberjocks! always nice to see another new englander around.

Hey Barry, are you flying commercial? or private? any skydiving related flights? (sorry for the hijack)

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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#10 posted 1697 days ago

Ed Wood…Andy Mack, Mathew Thorton, Lancer’s Are you really from North Londonderry?

-- Langski, New Hampshire

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#11 posted 1697 days ago

In 1642, my 9th great-grandfather Andrew Ward and my 11th great-grandfather Richard Law contributed (with about 40 other people) to the purchase of a tract of land 7 miles wide and 10 miles long that they would name Stamford, Connecticut. Does that make me a New Englander?

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#12 posted 1696 days ago

I live on the western side of the state in Keene. There was a New England get together that Purplev put together… I’m not aware of anything else in the works.

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EdWood

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#13 posted 1696 days ago

Langski: PoorBoys, The Yard, North School.. indeed

-- Edwood - http://edwoodcrafting.blogspot.com/

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#14 posted 1695 days ago

Hi Sky,

About 28 Miles North of you in Wells, Maine.. love to get a network with other woodworkers going.

GizMac

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#15 posted 1694 days ago

i live in Westfield Ma. just west of Springfield Ma. (very original names, eh?)

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