Latest Website Announcements
09/13/2017 - In Memorium Page added.
09/05/2017 - October Open Forge meeting details updated.
NOB Facebook page updated with meeting details.
08/05/2017 - Special Events Page added. Photos from August Open Forge meeting added.
Regular meeting - September 16 at Butch Sheely's.
Open Forge - October 07 at NWORRP in Findlay, Ohio
Information also on NOB Facebook page.
See Meeting Details for directions.
Special Event - October 15 at Hancock County Park District.
See Special Event page for details.
Blacksmith Shop - Merchants Despatch Transportation 1904
The Northwest Ohio Blacksmiths hold regular business meetings on the 3rd Saturday of the months of January, March, July, September and November. These meetings are held at at the shops of different members. Family members are invited and there is a pot-luck meal.
On the 1st Saturday of all the other months we have "Open Forge" meetings, for smiths only, at various blacksmith shops. Bring your own sack lunch for these meetings. See the "Meeting Details" page.
The 1st weekend in May is our annual "Hammer-In" held at Historic Auglaize Village near Defiance, Ohio. This is a Friday - Saturday - Sunday event. We invite a well known smith to demonstrate his/her skills. Attendance at this event requires a registration fee. You will find detailed information on the "Hammer-In" page .