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Planning Guide / Handout Book
Preview the handout book online for details of the AAW Symposium, including: Special Presentation, Special Interest Sessions, Convention Center floor plans, Trade Show list and floor plans, schedule, abstracts of rotations, Exhibitions & Auctions information, Youth Classes, and more! To be provided later.
To be announced.
Symposium App / Guidebook
Have the AAW Symposium rotations, demonstrators, Trade Show exhibitors, floor plan and more, at your fingertips with the AAW Symposium App (Guidebook) for mobile devices! Get a link to the App sent to your device fast... Simply enter your cell phone number and click the "send" button. Next, you'll receive a text message with a direct link! Link to be announced.
Kentucky Exposition Center
Things to Bring Along
Make, bring along, and display up to three pieces of turned work in the Instant Gallery which will feature more than 1,000 works in wood by woodturners of all skill levels who are attending the symposium.
Create, bring along, and donate a turned work to be sold in AAW's silent benefit auction. Funds raised will be used by the AAW to continue to develop and deliver woodturning education and service programs for our member community.
Turn, bring along, and donate a bowl of any size to the AAW's Empty Bowls initiative, to benefit Stormhaven Youth Ranch. Don't want to carry bowls in your suitcase? You may ship your bowls to the following address AFTER JUNE 1: Address to be announced.
Beads of Courage
Make, bring along, and donate a handmade lidded box to hold the beads of a child coping with serious illness through Beads of Courage. See Guidelines.
Don't want to carry Beads of Courage lidded boxes in your suitcase? You may ship your bowls to the following address AFTER JUNE 1: Address to be announced.
Make sure your spouse or adult guest is aware of the activities listed on the spouse/companion page of the website. Some activities may require sign up or a reservation.
Youth Hands-On Experience
Youth ages 10 to 18 are eligible to register for free hands-on instruction. Students will make a variety of projects or may attend educational woodturning rotations. Preregistration is required.
Shipping services will be available in the Trade Show.
Kentucky Kingdom & Hurricane Bay
You may purchase tickets online (60% discount which includes free drinks) and your ticket will be delivered by email.
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