GVFKA Sponsored Events

 

 4 seasonal gatherings of the GVFKA are scheduled each year.  Our knap-ins are all open to the public. 



WINTER KNAP-IN

         Traditionally held each year on Saturday of the last weekend in January.

         Saturday January 28, 2017  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Letchworth State Park, New York

         Conference Center

         Winter Knap-In Flyer 

 

         Open to the public; bring a dish to pass for a pot-luck lunch and your own beverages; 

         official meeting of  the GVFKA Board of Directors- all are encouraged to attend.



SPRING KNAP-IN

         Traditionally held each year on Saturday of the first weekend in May.

         Saturday May 6, 2017  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Letchworth State Park, New York

         Highbanks Tent & Trailer Camping Area Recreation Hall  

         Spring 2017 Knap-In Flyer

 

         Open to the public; bring a dish to pass for a pot-luck lunch and your own beverages; 

         official meeting of  the GVFKA Board of Directors- all are encouraged to attend.


SUMMER KNAP-IN

 



Stone Tool Craftsman Show - Letchworth State Park, New York

 

          Traditionally held each year in August the weekend before Labor Day weekend.

 

          Friday August 25 10 AM - Sunday August 27, 2017 2 PM

          Highbanks Recreation Area

          Open to the public;  concessions and group camping available for the weekend.

 

          Flyer & Details  for the 2017 Show

 

             Participant Advance Registration: Vendors & Campers

 

          Flintknapping Contest Rules

 

          See a video of the 2010 Show

 

 

FALL KNAP-IN

         Due to facility availability, PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF DATE FOR OCTOBER 2017!

         Saturday October 21, 2017  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Letchworth State Park, New York  

         Trailside Lodge

         Fall Knap-In Flyer

 

         Open to the public; bring a dish to pass for a pot-luck lunch and your own beverages; 

         official meeting of  the GVFKA Board of Directors- all are encouraged to attend.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Primitive Skills Events Sponsored by Other Organizations

 

 

 

Flint Ridge Knap-In - Flint Ridge State Memorial, Ohio