MCCONNELL'S MILL Heritage festival
The ninth annual Heritage Festival will be Saturday and Sept. 30 at McConnell's Mill State Park. The event centers on the operational era of the park's Old Mill, 1852-1928. There will be period music, artisans, crafts, food, an American Indian village and a Civil War encampment. Festival hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 30 at Kildoo Picnic Area. Admission and parking are free.
Directions: Exit 99 off Interstate 79, west onto U.S. Route 422, past Route 19, left into the park. Follow park signs.
10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Children's games
Noon: Mountain therapy1 p.m.: Castle Cloggers2 p.m.: Mountain therapy3 p.m.: Hammered dulcimer featuring Carol Rak
11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Children's gamesNoon: Mountain therapy1 p.m.: Tamarack Lake Cloggers2 p.m.: Mountain therapy3 p.m.: Hammered dulcimerSponsors: The park and Portersville-Prospect Rotary.Source: McConnell's Mill State Park