NAWCC - Chapter 154 - Daytona Beach, Florida

Chapter Phone: (386) 439-2459
Chapter email:
randy.jaye@nawcc154-daytonabeach.com

The Daytona Beach, Chapter 154, of the National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors, Inc. (NAWCC) is dedicated to preserving the history, art and science of timekeeping (horology). NAWCC is a nonprofit scientific organization that serves as a unique educational, cultural, and social resource for its membership and the public at large.
Our members include hobbyists, students, educators, casual collectors, clock makers, watch makers, jewelers and professionals in related retail and manufacturing trades.

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Chapter 154 meetings & marts
CHAPTER 154 MEETINGS & MARTS

MART TABLE INCLUDED

SELL, TRADE AND BUY

FULL LUNCH BUFFET

MEET OLD FRIENDS

MAKE NEW FRIENDS

SHOW AND TELL DISCUSSIONS


Next Chapter 154 Event

Regular Meeting

September 21, 2014 (Sunday)

Doors Open at 9:00 AM

Meeting Place:

Duff's Original Buffet
2400 S. Ridgewood Ave. (US1)
South Daytona, FL 32119

(in the Sunshine  Park Mall)


Speaker: Claude Russell

Claude is an avid clock collector and has been restoring wood clock cases for several decades. He will demonstrate various techniques he uses in the matching of colors and wood grains and offer tips on the general restoration of wood damage.


If you have any wood clock cases that are damaged or in need of restoration bring them along and Claude can evaluate them and discuss what would be required to restore them to a period correct or original condition.


Program: “Restoring Wood Antique and Vintage Clock Cases - A Demonstration”

“Show and Tell”


Show and Tell is always a lot of fun! Any member or guest can bring a horological item, or related item, to the meeting and show it off and tell about it. We have had some very interesting items over the years, and the sky is the limit.


REGULAR MEETING PLACE


Duff's Original Buffet
2400 S. Ridgewood Ave. (US1)
South Daytona, FL 32119

(in the Sunshine
 Park Mall)

Phone: 386-788-0828
 
        

Chapter 154's Continuing Efforts to Service and Restore Daytona Beach's famous Coquina Clock Tower

March 21, 2008 marked the completion of the 2007/2008 clockworks replacement project when city workers from Daytona Beach started up the new motors and Jim  Ziesler and Tom Bransford, Chapter 154 members, put the new hour and minute hands on the four dials of the Coquina Clock Tower. The tower is now telling time once again.


The Symbol of Chapter 154
Coquina Clock Tower in Ocean Front Park - Daytona Beach, FL

NAWCC Chapter 154 Officers (2014)

                                 Video made by the Daytona Beach News-Journal: "Clock Shop"

                        featuring Chapter 154 member: Tom Bransford

                     To view the video click on the following icon:

     

Video featuring Chapter 154 member Tom Bransford, “Tom Keeps Time Ticking” made by the Growing Bolder Media Group of Orlando, Florida


“Tom Keeps Time Clicking” video link

clock shop.wmv

CHAPTER 154 SCHEDULED EVENTS FOR 2014


2014 Chapter 154 Meetings & Marts

-- September 21, 2014 (Sunday)
* Speaker: Claude Russell
Program: “Restoring Wood Antique Clock Cases - a Demonstration”

-- November 16, 2014 (Sunday)
* Speaker: Dave Howard
Program: ”Banjo Clock Cases & Movements: Americana: from 1753 to the present – Over 260 years”



2014 Chapter 154 Social Events


-- October 19, 2014 (Sunday)
 
To Be Announced I


-- December 14, 2014 (Sunday)
 
Holiday Party: at Duff’s Original Buffet in South Daytona, FL

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“Watches and Clocks Road Show”


Sunday, January 18, 2015


If you would like to show and discuss your watches and/or clocks to our knowledgeable members, bring them to our “Watches and Clocks Road Show” for an evaluation. Note: this evaluation is not an appraisal. Our members have extensive experience with watches and clocks and will talk to you, and advise you, about various topics including: ‘is your item in need of repair’, ‘is your item worth repairing’, ‘is your item in need of restoration’, ‘is your item worth restoring’, ‘history’, and the all-important subject of ‘desirability in today’s market.’

If you want to join us for a Full Buffet Lunch: $15.00 per person.


Where:

Duff's Original Buffet
2400 S. Ridgewood Ave. (US1)
South Daytona, FL 32119
(in the Sunshine Park Mall)

Date:
Sunday, July 20, 2014

Time: 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Contact Us:

Phone: (386) 439-2459

Email: randy.jaye@nawcc154-daytonabeach.com


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CHAPTER 154 SCHEDULED EVENTS FOR 2015


2015 Chapter 154 Meetings & Marts

-- January 18, 2015 (Sunday)
* Speaker: Ken Hogwood
Program: “A Visit with the
Willard Family”

-- March 15, 2015 (Sunday)
* Speaker: To Be Announced
Program: To Be Announced

-- May 16, 2015 (Saturday)
* Speaker: To Be Announced
Program: To Be Announced

-- July 19, 2015 (Sunday)
* Speaker: To Be Announced
Program: To Be Announced

-- September 20, 2015 (Sunday)
* Speaker: To Be Announced
Program: To Be Announced

-- November 15, 2015 (Sunday)
* Speaker: To Be Announced
Program: To Be Announced



2015 Chapter 154 Social Events


-- February 15 , 2015 (Sunday)
 
To Be Announced

-- April 18, 2015 (Saturday)
 
To Be Announced

-- June 21 , 2015 (Sunday)
 
To Be Announced

-- August 15, 2015 (Saturday)
 
To Be Announced

-- October 18 , 2015 (Sunday)
 
To Be Announced

-- December 13, 2015 (Sunday)
 
Holiday Party: at Duff’s Original Buffet in South Daytona, FL