Pioneer Museum hosts ‘Celebration of southern arts and crafts’ Saturday, Sunday

first_img “To name a few, craftsmen will have items including woodwork, needlework, clothing, wreaths, leatherwork and candles. There will be a variety of produce for sale as well as herbs, spices and dried teas and, of course, the museum gift shop will offer a variety of unique items.”Kari Barley, museum director, said the “Homegrown Arts and Crafts Festival: A Celebration of Southern Arts and Crafts” is planned as a family event.“We’ll have entertainment on the grounds and everyone will be invited to stroll the museum grounds and make stops along way,” she said. “Children especially enjoy the old steam-engine train, the covered bridge and the walking trails. Those who would like to bring a picnic are encouraged to do so. We have picnic tables available or you can spread a blanket on the ground and enjoy a family time together.” Latest Stories Sponsored Content The Pioneer Museum of Alabama is open from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday except on holidays. Admission is $6 for adults, $5 for seniors and $4 for students. Children ages five and under are admitted free. The museum is located at 258 Highway 231 North in Troy. The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… The Pioneer Museum of Alabama will host its first “Homegrown Arts and Crafts Festival: A Celebration of Southern Arts and Crafts” from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Admission is only $1 and includes admission to the museum, which houses 18,000 artifacts from the pioneer era.Seth Kinard, museum assistant director, said the Homegrown Arts and Crafts Festival is a fun way to get back to Alabama’s roots or to experience, for the first time, how things used to be done.“The weather is predicted to be sunny with the feel of fall so it will be a great weekend to get outside and enjoy a shopping stroll around the museum grounds or to catch a ride on Don Renfroe’s mule and wagon,” Kinard said. Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthGet Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel You Might Like Honoring their service MESSENGER PHOTO/COURTNEY PATTERSONThe family of Robert Edward Nunnelee stands with a flag placed in his honor at Bicentennial Park Wednesday…. read more Book Nook to reopen Published 2:00 am Friday, November 13, 2015 Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Pioneer Museum hosts ‘Celebration of southern arts and crafts’ Saturday, Sunday Email the author Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits By The Penny Hoarder Print Article By Jaine Treadwell Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Skip Several food vendors will be at the Homegrown Arts and Crafts Festival with popular harvest-time favorites including roasted corn, meat skins, funnel cakes and boiled peanuts.“We invite everyone to join us for our first ‘Homegrown Arts and Crafts Festival,’” Barley said. “We are starting small but hope that our ‘Celebration of Southern Arts and Crafts’ will grow to be a popular fall arts and crafts event. The Pioneer Museum grounds are an ideal place for an old-time arts and crafts festival and we look forward to seeing the festival grow.”last_img

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