Duncannon, PA's Trail Festival, June 2, 2012

The Borough of Duncannon was designated by The Appalachian Trail Conservancy(TM) as an Appalachian Trail Community(TM) in October 2011.

In celebration, the Duncannon Appalachian Trail Community(TM) (DATC) Advisory Committee is throwing a party on Saturday, June 2, 2012. The theme is "Saving Our Community from Nature Deficit Disorder."

Great stuff made by local artists will be for sale and local environmental organizations will tell you about how you can help them make a difference.

Enjoy live music by Antonio Andrade, Morgan "Folksinger" Evans, Brian "Nimble" McPherson, Native American flute with Randy "Windtalker" Motz, David Snyder, and Susquenita School groups.

Learn something new at the outdoor related presentations, such as: Native American and Appalachian Trail Storytelling, Leave No Trace, Landscaping for Birds and Wildlife using native plants, and map & compass use.

Come and meet A.T. Museum Founder and President Larry Luxenberg, Perry County Commissioner Brenda Benner, President and CEO Lancaster County Conservancy Ralph Goodno, among other outstandlingly famous and cool people.

Appalachian Trail Community(TM) is a new program created by the ATC to recognize communities for their part in promoting awareness of the Appalachian Trail as an important national and local resource. The program is designed to increase local stewardship of public lands, support community initiatives for sustainable economic development, conservation planning and support healthy lifestyles for local residents.

Click Here for Program Details from Duncannon Appalachian Trail Community.com

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