Powhatan Historic State Park will host an introduction to woodworking workshop on Saturday, Nov. 12, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the 1888 Powhatan Courthouse on the grounds of the park. Participants will learn basic cuts, how to identify wood for carving and the basics of whittling.

A $25 registration fee will cover all materials needed for the workshop. Space is limited and reservations are required. Participants should bring a sack lunch.

Contactpowhatan@arkansas.com or call 870-6765 to make reservations.

For more information, contact Zachary Elledge atzachary.elledge@arkansas.gov or call 870-878-6765.


Powhatan Historic State Park

Powhatan Historic State Park exists to preserve and interpret the cultural landscape and heritage of Powhatan’s civic, social, economic, religious and community legacy.  The park welcomes visitors to tour its historic structures, museum and landscape Wednesday through Saturday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sundays 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.  To learn more, visitwww.arkansasstateparks.com/parks/powhatan-historic-state-park or call 870-878-6765.