Harvest Heritage Festival 2012

Harvest Heritage Festival 2012

2012 Heritage Harvest Festival Backyard Revolution Schedule

MAKE MERRY, MAKE MUSIC! We hope you’ll find time to stop by and sit a spell.  Bring an instrument, tap your foot, or enjoy listening, however you may want to join in, visit our open folk jam, co presented with the Young Farmer’s Coalition, in BYR’s Village Square.

 *Join a YOUNG PIONEER’S EXPRESSION SESSION to design your own flag, corn husk doll, garland, wreath, woodcraft, woodland jewelry, and more! Check Art Schedule Board in Young Pioneer’s Area

SCHEDULE 1 – BackYard Revolution -  Village Proper

This series of workshops features the following topics: Braintanning, Archery I & II, Botanical Dying, Wheat Dolls, Soil Deep Beauty, Whittling/Country Woodworking, Preserving Our Cultural Heritage, Rag Rugs, Windsor Chair Construction, Honeysuckle Baskets and Animal Trapping.

Click here for the full list of workshops for Schedule 1.

SCHEDULE 2 – BYR Barnyard – featuring ‘Cabin Chats’

This series of workshops features the following topics:  Milking Demonstration, About A Cow, Blacksmithing, Chicken Whispering, Log Cabin Reconstruction, Meet James Dinsmore (Jefferson’s Head Builder/Joiner), Noon Farm Animal Health – Diy Cures, Steadfast Farm (Building Your Dream Farm), Raising Heritage Grains, and Non-Gmo Panel Discussion.

Click here for the full list of workshops for Schedule 2.

SCHEDULE 3 – BYR Young Pioneers

This series of workshops features the following topics: Bird Sense, What’s That I ‘Ear, Dragonflies And Damsels, Whittling For Small Hands, Naturalist Scavenger Hunt, Table Manners In Early America, Wildcrafting For Kids, Interactive Basic Sewing Techniques, Keeping It Clean, Blending Sweet Infusions, Teatime, and Orienteering.

Click here for the full list of workshops for Schedule 3.

SCHEDULE 4 Preservation Station

This series of workshops features the following topics: Historic Receipts Of Founding Families, Food Security, Woodland Remedies, Cordials & Elixirs, Healthy Families, Healthy Planet, Vinegar Making, Water Bath Canning, Pressure Cooker Canning, Edible Beauty – Diy, Buttermaking, Vinegar Making, and Easy Fermentation.

Click here for the full list of workshops for Schedule 4.