Learn about local crafts, and save the planet at the NAFF Workshops

Here’s a schedule of our confirmed workshops for this year’s Northern Appalacian Folk Fest.

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Time

Workshop

Presenter

Location

Outside

11:00 -11:45

Bee keeping

Dick Farbaugh / Bill Stancombe

Near “Children’s Alley”

11:00 -12:00

Edible Weeds

Cindy Rogers

Meet at the stage

Brown Hotel

12:00 -12:45

Songwriting 101

Si Kahn

Brown Hotel

1:00 – 1:45

Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs)

Tina Palmer, Coordinator, GMO Action Network, TBD

Brown Hotel

2:00 – 2:45

“Dreams of Hope” Organization Will – Project QAMP!, a summer camp for LGBTQ and allied youth ages 13-19

Susan Haugh

Brown Hotel

3:00 – 3:45

Multicultural Music

Wisaal

Brown Hotel

Spaghetti Benders

12:00 – 12:45

Soap Making

Deb Beisel

Spaghetti Benders

1:00 – 1:45

Appalachian women’s Music

Sue Massek

Spaghetti Benders

2:00 – 2:45&

4:00

Film: Roots and Hollers

Spaghetti Benders

3:00 – 3:45

Eco friendly Rain Barrels – Storm water and ways to help mitigate water problems. Win a rain barrel!

Master gardeners/ community gardens

Spaghetti Benders

The Coney Upstairs

12:00 – 12:45

Picture Perfect, Recreating Memories in 3D computer generated coal town sites

Marion Smeltzer

Coney upstairs

1:00 – 1:45

Indiana County Archaeology: Flintknapping and Cordage Making

Sarah Neusius

Coney up stairs

2:00 – 2:45

Musicians United To Protect Bristol Bay – A model for collective action by grassroots and community musicians, and find out what YOU can do.

Si Kahn

Coney up stairs

3:00 – 3:45

Underground Railroad Passport to Freedom, the Blairsville Underground railroad