Timberframe Workshop for High School Students

Posted May 25, 2013, at 12:40 p.m.

Thursday, July 18 to Sunday, July 21, 2013; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Location: Hidden Valley Nature Center, 131 Egypt Rd, Jefferson, Maine

Contact: Andy McEvoy; 200-8840


Hidden Valley Nature Center has received a grant to support a timber framing workshop for high school students. Learn timber framing basics in a hands-on setting where participants will experience the entire process from felling the trees to the finished product in this 4-day workshop. No previous experience necessary. There is a competitive application process with only 8 slots available. A Letter of Recommendation from a teacher or guidance counselor is required. All applications are due June 16; decisions will be finalized by June 28. The cost for the program is $50. For more information and application please visit