WPA Day begins at 9:00 AM on Saturday, 28 September 201 and you will love the artists, craftsmen and musicians lined up for the event.
Pitch horseshoes, watch Snoopy the sorghum-making mule do his thing, grab a partner and enter the cross-cut log sawing contest, or enter the cornbread cookoff. If log sawing or cornbread cooking is not your thing, how about a game of checkers? Or chess? Be sure to check out the basket maker, the weaver, the quilter and the potter, each demonstrating their craft. Also see a lumberjack harrow, and watch skilled craftsmen make oak shingles the way they used to. They’re handy with an axe, a froe and a mallet!
There will be some masterful musicians on hand all day playing old-time tunes, so bring your dancing shoes. Don’t miss the collection of old tools and photographs from the 1920s and 1930s on display in the lodge.
It’s an old-time, family-friendly event and it’s all free, so come join us for a step back in time.
Friends of Cedars of Lebanon State Park