Here is the schedule for the Summer Knap-in 2015. We hope you can join us!
12:00 Noon: Camping Setup: You may set up your camp site any time after 12:00 noon. Camping spots are first come first serve.
8:00 pm: Evening Fire
9:00 am: Flint Knapping in the Pit. All Day.
10:00 am: Work on Preparing the Primitive Shelter for Bark
11:00 am: Chuck Acker will be demonstrating basic Wilderness First Aid, and health precautions in the wilderness.
12:00 Noon: Lunch
1:00 pm: Collecting Poplar bark, with primitive tools. An attempt will be made to collect a few sheets of green bark, using the tools available in prehistory.
2:00 pm: Applying the bark to the primitive shelter. An attempt will be made to apply a few "green" sheets of Poplar bark to the primitive shelter using a traditional system of cedar saplings, and hickory bark.
3:00 pm: Cooking some pizza, and Bread in the Adobe Oven. Please bring any baking project that you would like to try in the old oven.
4:00 pm: Community Dinner, Served cafeteria style.
5:00 pm: Guy Neal will demonstrate making a small mammal tube trap, from nature. The tube trap is an effective trap for hard to catch small fast mammals, like squirrels, and rabbits.
6:00 pm: Trading Blanket (Bring stuff, you will want something to trade)
8:00 pm: Evening Fire, Stories, Lies and Music are all allowed.
10:00 am: Morning Bow Shoot, Balloons and other targets
12:00 noon: Last meal, and any leftovers.
4:00 pm: Check out time.