Upcoming meeting:

Spring Gather 2024

Friday April 12 – Saturday, April 13, 2024 – Arlington, TX

Mark the date and plan to join this year’s Southwest Spring Gather, April 12 – 13, 2024, in Arlington, TX.  For Meeting agenda click AGENDA or for registration form click REGISTRATION  This meeting is not limited to Southwest Section members, everyone is invited! See Meeting Agenda and Registration Form for general meeting information and how to register for the meeting.
Hotel Information:  We are not negotiating with any hotels, but there are plenty to choose from within 10 – 15 minutes of the meeting venues which are closer to the southern Fort Worth area. I recommend a Google search for “Hotels Near 7100 W Interstate 20, Arlington, TX” or search through, etc.
Food and beverages:  (BYO “adult” beverages to all venues if you so choose.)
Friday: Lunch and liquid refreshments will be provided for registered attendees at The Grey Area Studios. We will be on our own for dinner and refreshments in the area of SiNaCa Studios.  There are many restaurants on Magnolia Ave. and in the area.
Saturday: Lunch will be provided at American Glass Roots for registered attendees. The BBQ Dinner after the meeting will cost $25 per person. Children under 12 will eat free.  Iced tea and other soft drinks will be provided. 
Please contact Randall if you or a companion have special dietary needs and we will accommodate!
Agenda: Friday – Howdy session, lunch, demonstrations. Then, evening demo and dinner.    Saturday: Meet and Greet, lunch, Business meeting, ASGS general discussion, demonstrations and dinner.  Agenda has all necessary contact information.
We would appreciate a headcount of all who plan on attending (for menu planning) at your earliest convenience, but no later than Friday, 29th.  If you have any questions, please contact Randall Strait or Stephan Peirce, anytime!  Their contact info is on the agenda.  We hope to see you there!


Section Membership:  We are in the process of updating our Section Membership list.  Please contact  Jim Cornell if you would like to be added to our Section contact list.

Our Officers:

Director:  Jim Cornell                 

Alt. Director: Nathan Bonnet  

Chair: Randall Strait                   

Vice Chair: Julia Strait             

Secretary: Stephan Peirce         

Treasurer: Adam Kennedy