Steampunk Spectacle VII: Journey to the Center of the Earth

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Event Details

This year we take our inspiration from Jules Verne's novel on underground exploration. Stop in throughout the day to enjoy this free community festival for all ages!

What to expect:
-Science and costume craft workshops (registration required)
-Land navigation and code-breaking programs  
-Presentations on the secret geology of caverns and volcanoes (and Iceland!)
-Local puppetry troupe Twig Theatre with Heidi Pendergast, master puppeteer
-Outdoor recreational activities and indoor gaming
-Themed artwork by local Stephen Richter, special guest illustrator 
-A low tea social with gourmet French treats 
-3rd annual library fundraiser silent auction: Astonishing tea cozies made by the Athens County Knitters (teapots included!)

Sponsored by the Friends of the Athens Public Library and the Athens County Convention and Visitors Bureau.

Event Type(s): Art in the Library, Arts & Crafts, Community Event, Games & Gaming, Science & Nature, Outdoors, Library event, History, Culture & Genealogy, Computers & Technology
Age Group(s): Adults, College Students, Teens, Families, Kids