Meetings & Courses

Naples Wood Carving Club logo


The club meets for members in a relaxed and congenial atmosphere during the “Season” at the Golden Gate Community Center in Naples, Florida.

general Meeting:  October-May: Wednesdays from 8:30 – 11:30am

  • General Carving Session and to discuss club business.
  • Remedial instruction is available on Wednesday pertaining to the Friday course.

special carving project:  After January 1st: Fridays from 8:30 – 11:30am

Picture of Darwin Berry Vice President and Chief of Instruction
Darwin Berry Vice President and Chief of Instruction
  • The in-house instructional course runs from mid January thru April.
  • This annual course will be given under the Direction of Vice President Darwin Berry. The theme of this course is determined by the members in conjunction with Darwin.
  • Work on this project is often conducted during the General Meeting times as well.

In addition:

Special Courses: Plans are being formulated for short, intense, carving sessions with nationally and internationally known carvers.


Picture of the Golden Gate Community Center where the Naples Wood Carving Club meets
Golden Gate Community Center


Golden Gate Community Center

4701 Golden Gate Parkway, Naples, FL 34116

(239) 252-4180