No Reservations Required

Beginning Monday, May 9th, Shop Reservations will no longer be required. Please be sure to log in so we have a record of the attendance. The new process provides an updated list of attendees whenever anyone scans-in. The process continues to verify you GVR as well as your Woodshop member status. The following is a […]

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Tom Haupt passed away 4/23/2022

Tom’s daughter Lori provided the following information: After struggling for sooo long with his heart failure, he declined very QUICKLY in the last 4-7 days from organ failure. Only moving to bed rest 2.5 days before his passing. He was very comfortable & peaceful which was a blessing. And he hung on for my sister […]

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Annual fees past due?

A newsletter was sent yesterday that stated that members who have not paid dues by Jan 31/22 will have to retake orientation. This may be confusing. Members who owe dues from 2021 must pay the 2021 dues by Jan 31/22 (today). The “retake orientation” requirement kicks in for these members if the 2021 dues are […]

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Morris “Moe” Pillers

Morris Allen Pillers (Moe) was born in Shamrock, TX on Dec. 31, 1937 to Alta Lee and Melvin Pillers. He graduated from Shamrock High School in 1956. Morris passed away Jan. 7, 2022 at age 84 after a brief illness. He was a loving husband to Myrna Pillers. He farmed in Twitty, TX then they […]

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Pay Dues for 2021 AND 2022

Pay Dues for 2021 AND 2022 If you did not pay dues for the current year (2021), this is a reminder to pay them before December 31.  You cannot skip a year of dues.   If you do not pay for 2021, you may be required to take Orientation classesIf this year’s dues (2021) is not […]

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Giving Back

Please consider taking monitor training and working shifts as a monitor. The shop cannot run without monitors and will, in fact, close if there is no one willing to monitor. We have almost 500 members. If you look around, it is always the same people who do all the requisite volunteer work in the shop. […]

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Booking Shop Time

When the shop re-opened in June, 2020, a system of booking shop time was introduced.  This was to limit the number of woodworkers (15 persons) in the shop at one time as Covid and social distancing made it necessary to do so.  The booking system has remained in place though the capacity has increased to 40 persons for each […]

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Annual General Meeting

The annual meeting for WWGVR takes place on December 6, 9am at the West Center. All members are encouraged to attend. ONLINE voting for new board members will open on 22 November and online voting will close on 5 December. You may also vote at the annual meeting on December 6. You may only vote […]

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Pay Dues Early And Win!

If you pay your dues by Nov 30, you will be eligible for a draw (held at the Annual Meeting on Dec 6) for free dues and locker fees for 2022. Pay by PayPal. You may also pay by check. To pay your dues, login first then on the main menu at the top, click […]

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2022 Dues

Membership Dues for 2022-2023 It is time to pay your WWGVR membership dues for 2022.  The fees remain the same for the 2022 and are as follows:  Annual Membership $40 Annual Drawer Rental $10 each Annual Locker Rental $30 each Pay early for a chance at free duesPay by November 30th for a chance to […]

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