Crafts and farmskills festival set for weekend

Staff report

September 21, 2013

ABERDEEN — The 44th annual Malcolm Blue Historical Crafts and Farmskills Festival will be open to the public on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sept. 29 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Music and entertainment are scheduled throughout the event, which is held at 1177 Bethesda Road in Aberdeen.

Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for children age 13 and under and free for pre-school aged children. Active duty military personnel with an I.D. can get in free.

Proceeds from the festival will go toward the Stone Soup Children’s Museum.

The event is open to schools on Thursday and Friday. To make a reservation for a class, call Ellen Marcus at 910-603-2739.