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January 18, 2020; 10 am
MiniCals Workshop: Elegant Birdcage and Table
M & L Precision, 18665 Madrone Parkway, Morgan Hill, CA
Create a 1″ scale birdcage and table. A second smaller cage will be available for purchase. Please bring a tool kit, jig, and a sack lunch. Beverages will be provided. $20. Contact Ruth to register.

January 25th, 2020; 10 am – 4 pm
Workshop: Intro to Hatmaking
3155 Bulrush St., Roseville, CA
Learn the basics to hat making with Deb Laue. Receive patterns to create a variety of styles using various materials. Bring a sack lunch. A supply list will be mailed out after registration. Cost $35.00. Email Deb to register.

February 1-2, 2020; Sat. 10am – 5pm, Sun.11am – 4pm
46th Annual San Diego Miniatures Show
New location: San Diego Marriott Del Mar, 11966 El Camino Real, San Digo, CA
Exhibits, workshops, classes and sales. Admission $8; children (8-12) $2. Text MINIS to 22828 to receive email remainders and special offers. More info

February 8, 2020; 9:30am- 4:30pm
Miniatures West 34th Show and Sale
Courtyard by Marriott, 6333 Bristol Parkway, Culver City, CA
Workshops held on Sunday, February 9. Admission $7; children 6-12 yrs $3; no strollers. Email Nancy Branch for more info or visit the website.

ComeFlyWithMe-logoApril 3-5, 2020
NAME Houseparty in Portland, OR
“Come Fly with Me”
A regional houseparty which officially begins on Friday and ends on Sunday. Other activities start up early, generally on Thursday. More info

June 13, 9 am – 3 pm
9th Annual Miniatures in the Wine Country
American Legion Hall, 320 N American St., Lodi, CA and Eagles Hall 217 E Lockeford St.
2 shows, shared parking. 90 tables of miniatures. Admission $8. Vendors contact Leslie Flint.
More info

2020 Winter Wonderland LogoJuly 23-26, 2020
NAME National Convention in Indianapolis, IN
“Winter Wonderland”
Every Summer, NAME holds a national convention. The official start of the convention is on Thursday, and ends on Sunday, but other activities begin on Monday. More info

October 23-24, 2020; Friday 6-9pm, Saturday 9am- 4 pm
Nevada State Day
“All Hallows Fantasy”
Email the club to be added to the mailing list.
More info

October 3, 2020
Theme: The Cabinet and Sink. NAME Day unites and involves NAME members by doing the same project on the same day at different locations throughout the US and internationally. Participation in an event may occur in clubs, locally, statewide, regionally, or online. Expanded events (or areas with conflicting dates) may occur close to this date. More info

October 3-4, 2020; Saturday 10-5pm, Sunday 11-4pm.
Good Sam Showcase of Miniatures
The largest show west of the Mississippi. Salesroom, Workshops, Good Sam Academy classes, free door prizes, children’s workshops, displays, demonstrations. Admission: Adults $7, Children (5-12) $3, Children under 5 free (no strollers please). Benefiting Plane Tree Health Library. More info

October 5, 2020
Good Sam Academy of Miniatures
The Good Sam Academy of Miniatures offers multi-day classes taught by miniaturists that are leaders in their selected fields and have been teaching their skills to miniaturists for several years. Classes will take place immediately after the Good Sam Show in San Jose, CA. More info


2021logoJuly 22-25, 2021
NAME National Convention in Providence, RI
The theme is “From Sea to Shining Sea”
Every Summer, NAME holds a national convention. The official start of the convention is on Thursday, and ends on Sunday, but other activities begin on Monday. More info

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