Excellent educational programs are booked for 2020 and look for descriptions soon as speakers are being lined up now.
Check back in January for details on meeting locations, schedules, updates, podcast, at www.patinatools.org.
January 12, 2020
Our guest speaker on January 12 will be Jane Rees. Jane will be arriving from England just in time to present details about the new release of Goodman's British Planemakers, Fourth Edition. Jane has authored numerous resource books including "The Rule Book", and The Seaton Chest. She is a trained architect, and historian of technology and trades. Itís exciting that PATINA will be the first U.S. venue to see the new content in the 4th Edition!
9:00 AM - Tailgating
11:00 AM - mini-auction
12:00 Noon - Guest Speaker Presentation - Jane Rees
March 14, 2020 Spring Auction and Dealer Sale
The March 14 event will be the Annual Dealer/Tailgate Sale and Auction. The sale is the best tool event in the Mid-Atlantic. Plan to attend and bring a friend. The Annual Dealer/Tailgate Sale and Auction will be held in Damascus, MD. at Damascus Volunteer Fire Department Activities Center located on Lewis Drive in Damascus. Use Google Maps or Map quest to find the best route from your starting position to 10211 Lewis Dr, Damascus, MD 20872, USA
May 17, 2020
July 12, 2020
No summer break for PATINA Members and Guests. There are too many Tools to Buy, Trade, Sell, and so much Knowledge to Pass Down!
Bring a guest and a new member. Questions welcome. The meeting will begin with tailgating outside, a mini-auction inside, followed by the member participation program at The American Legion Post 270 located at 1355 Balls Hill Road, McLean, VA Tool Trading: about 8:30 -11:15 AM, Mini-Auction 11:15-12:00. Program 12:00-1:30 pm. See patinatools.org for details.
September 13, 2020
November 15, 2020
Directions to the Meeting Hall -
A. The Capital Beltway from Maryland: Take exit 44 (VA Route 193, Georgetown Pike) Turn left at the traffic light and then take the first right after crossing the beltway onto Balls Hill Road. Go about 1.4 miles to the American Legion Post 270, 1355 Balls Hill Road. There is parking for about 30 cars on site.
B. Inside the beltway from the George Washington Parkway: Going north on the GW Parkway take the McLean Exit (Chain Bridge Road / Dolley Madison Blvd. VA 123) Proceed on Dolley Madison Blvd. for about 4 miles to Old Dominion. Go about 1/2 mile and turn left on Balls Hill Road, and follow about another 1/2 mile to 1355 Balls Hill Road.
C. The Capital Beltway from the South: Take Exit 46 (VA 123, Dolley Madison Blvd.) Go about 1.5 miles to Lewinsville Road. Turn left onto Lewinsville Road, then immediately turn right onto Balls Hill Road. The American Legion Post 270 will be on your right in about 1/4 mile.
D. From the West via the Dulles Toll Rd. Exit the Dulles Toll Rd. on the Rt. 123 towards McLean Exit (Chain Bridge Road / Dolley Madison Blvd. VA 123), which is just after you cross the Beltway. Make a left at the first light, which is Lewinsville Rd, then make an immediate right onto Balls Hill Rd. The American Legion Post 270 will be on your right in about 1/4 mile, 1355 Balls Hill Road.