Break Description

The Appalachian South Folklife Center in Pipestem, West Virginia is a peaceful place that welcomes all people to celebrate creativity and community. They celebrated 50 years of service in 2015. The Folklife Center is dedicated to a mountain heritage of freedom and self-reliance and presents programs and services that reflect their pride in being mountaineers. These include music festivals, learning day camp, their summer home repair service camp, community meetings and community services. Their focus is on education about their heritage and culture and their goal is to teach compassion for all cultures of the world. With Appalachian South Folklife Center, they will be helping to host a dinner event using recipes from a local farmer and chef’s cookbook!

https://www.folklifecenter.org/

Focus on: Affordable Housing, Social Justice and Advocacy

Community: Pipestem, WV

Leaders:

Cost: $30

What type of travel will this break use? Domestic Driving

What kind of break is this? Weekend Break

Departure Date: 02-23-2018

Return Date: 02-25-2018

What community partner will you be working with? Appalachian South Folklife Center

Currently Offered?: No

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