Beaver Brook Fall Festival nature art exhibit schedule
Friday, September 28, 2012
The Beaver Brook Fall Festival is centered around a free nature art exhibit on Sept. 29 and 30, from 11 a.m.-5 p.m., featuring the work of more than 70 artists. The featured artist is Shel Michaels, a photographer from Hollis. The art is on display in the Maple Hill Barn at Beaver Brook, 117 Ridge Road in Hollis. The 32nd Fall Festival schedule:
1 and 3 p.m. – Wingmasters’ Live Birds of Prey.
Noon-1 p.m. – Calico Toad presents Songs of the Forest, with Amy Conley, Mike Loce and Rick Carr on banjo, guitar and percussion.
4-5 p.m. – Tina & Sierra Landel will play fiddle and guitar music.
2-3 p.m. – A guided hike with a Beaver Brook naturalist.
1-2 p.m. and 3-4 p.m. – Eyes on Owls live owl show.
11 a.m.-noon – Amy Conley presents Babes in the Woods, music about animals and nature for children and adults.
Noon-1 p.m. – Robie Bones on guitar.
2-3 p.m. – Harmonica Saints sing-a-long.
4-5 p.m. – Kip Ferguson on guitar.
2-3 p.m. – A guided hike to the wigwam with Native American stories.
Children’s nature crafts and cider pressing, spinning demonstrations, informative displays on creating butterfly gardens, bluebird ecology and historic farm tools.
A raffle with nearly $2,000 of merchandise, homemade food and dried herbal and flower arrangements available for sale.
For more information, call 465-7787 or visit www.beaverbrook.org.