Festival of Wood
WHEN: Saturday and Sunday, August 3 & 4, 2013 (9th annual)
Saturday 10AM to 5PM, Sunday 10AM to 4PM
WHERE: Grey Towers National Historic Site,
151 Grey Towers Drive, Milford PA 18337 ~~ 570-296-9630
(Pike County Pennsylvania.)
DESCRIPTION: Annual Festival of Wood event with unique handmade wood crafts and art exhibited, sold
and demonstrated including wood furniture, pipe boxes, shaker boxes, wooden bowls, fretwork and hand-carved
Event also includes a film and lectures about wood, forestry, educational exhibits and
informational handouts. Topics such as Alternative Forest Products and Private Forests Landowners are offered. U.S.
Forest Service wood technology initiatives and reducing your carbon footprint. A living history program and
refreshments celebrating Gifford Pinchot’s birthday.
All three floors of the historic mansion are open for visitors both days; a $5 fee is charged.
Children’s activities include games using wood products, building a bluebird nest box, and more! Listen to free
music with wood instruments throughout the day. Refreshments are available for sale.
See Website for vendor
WEBSITE: www.GreyTowers.org - then click on
Festival of Wood.
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