July 26th Catskill Forest Festival FREE ADMISSION! 10AM—4PM
The 5th Annual celebration of our region’s forests located at Margaretville Village Park Pavilion. Logging Competition, Music, Arts & Crafts, Maple Products and free tastings, Wood Products, Recreation Vendors, Archery Demonstration, Forestry Equipment, Food & Beverage Tent, and Fun for the entire family.
Presentations throughout the day by: Peg Di Benedetto – Catskills Golden Eagle Project, Al Nichols- “Chestnut Restoration- Bringing Back the Mighty Giant” w/ free seedlings, Jerry Michael- “NY Forests- an Endangered Species” Tom Pavlesich- of Watershed Ag Council- will talk about the new 480a focus of the Forest Management Planning Program, CFA’s Ryan, Jim and John will present CFA’s programs: woodland use guide, woody biomass as heat, forest management for wildlife and forest edibles.