Skills Along the Wilderness Road.” The workshop will be held on April 16-17, 2010.
Friday, April 16, will begin at 2:00 p.m. and Pam Eddy from Cumberland Gap National Historical Park will walk participants through the steps in becoming an interpreter using historical objects and stories as focal points. This program will be held in the Cove Ridge Center within Natural Tunnel State Park.
On Saturday, April 17, enjoy a hands-on day of learning how to make soap and candles. Throughout the day there will be sessions on linens, types of dress, basket making, a cooking demo and more. The Saturday programs will be held at the Blockhouse within Natural Tunnel State Park. The day will begin at 8:00 a.m.
The Friday night dinner, Saturday continental breakfast and 18th century soup or stew lunch will be included with the registration fee. Registration is $10 a day. You can register for one or both days. There is no charge for overnight accommodations. Space for the Saturday sessions is limited.
Registrations forms need to be sent to:
1420 Natural Tunnel Parkway
Duffield, VA 24244
The registration form and payment must be received to secure your spot. Make checks payable to the Daniel Boone Wilderness Road Association. For more information please call Megan France at (276) 940-1643. Registration deadline is April 2, 2010 no later than 4:30 p.m.