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Featured Presentations During the Event

Pennsylvania Professional Lumberjack Organization

Learn about the tools and the skills that lumbermen needed in the woods with a demonstration by PPLO members.

Matt Carl

Dig deep into the history of the lumber town of Laquin with a photo presentation by Matt Carl, President of LeRoy Heritage Museum, and learn what life was like for those living there.

Van Wagner

Spend the afternoon with Van Wagner as he presents the program, "Soft Coal, Hard Times", followed by a second program featuring a heritage music concert to finish the day.

Featuring Bluegrass & Old Time Music by Noggin Hill

Noggin Hill will play from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Activities Available Throughout the Day

Free Admission to Presentations and Music Performances

  • 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. - Lumberjack Tools & Methods, presented by the Pennsylvania Professional Lumberjack Organization.
  • 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - Bluegrass and old time music performed by the band, Noggin Hill
  • 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. - Laquin: Behind the Photos, A New Look, presented by Matt Carl
  • 1:45 - 2:45 p.m. - Soft Coal, Hard Times, presented by Van Wagner
  • 2:50 - 3:50 p.m. - Heritage Music Concert, presented by Van Wagner
  • 4:00 p.m. - Event ends, raffle tickets are drawn.

Displays and Demonstrations by Clubs, Organizations, Agencies, and Sponsors

Displays on the grounds will be available during the day including:

  • Civilian Conservation Corps - John Eastlake, CCC Historian & Author
  • Pennsylvania Game Commission
  • Pennsylvania Lumber Museum
  • Bradford County Historical Society
  • Abandoned Pennsylvania Coal Mines (including tool display) - David Kyle Fowler, Abandoned PA Coal Mines Facebook Page
  • Bradford County Conservation District (bark-peeling, bark boiling/hide processing and tanning demonstration) - Daniel Rhodes
  • Private collectors
  • Chief Oil & Gas
  • Anthracite Coal Heritage Alliance
  • More displays being added. Contact us through the Contact Page on this site to sign up your display of Barclay Mountain related history, wildlife mounts, hunting club history, and more.

LeRoy Heritage Museum Exhibits Featuring the Largest Collection of Laquin Pieces Available Anywhere

LeRoy Heritage Museum features an extensive collection of items from town of Laquin. Other exhibits feature a coal mining and lumbering exhibit, scale model of a Laquin house, a Civilian Conservation Corps exhibit, a Sunfish Pond exhibit, and much more. Admission to the museum is just a donation at the door to benefit the museum building project.

Descendants of Families who Lived or Worked on Barclay Mountain will be Honored

Those who have ancestors that lived and worked on the mountain in the coal or lumber towns or in other ways will be able to get a badge to wear for the day, honoring their family.

Barclay Mountain Visitor Center Gift Shop Open

The Barclay Mountain Visitor Center, located inside the LeRoy Heritage Museum features a wide selection of history books pertaining to Barclay Mountain history, Civilian Conservation Corps history, lumbering, coal mining, forestry and more. We also feature t-shirts, USGS maps, and other souvenirs pertaining to the mountain.

Food Available; Bring Your Camping Chairs and Stay All Day

Lunch will be available as well as LeRoy Heritage Museum's famous funnel cakes, ice cream, and J & D kettle corn. Limited seating will be available for programming under the large program tent. We encourage you to bring your camping chairs and stay all day to take advantage of all the great activities planned. Food and entertainment available all day!

Premier Co-Sponsors

Walnut Sponsors

Ralph Schoonover

We Also Thank Our Hemlock and Pine Sponsors

Look for their names on the day of the event. We will be accepting sponsorships until July 4, 2018.