Thursday, July 16, 2009

Kentuck Knob Evening Picnic & Bonfire

Frank Lloyd Wright's House on Kentuck Knob will be hosting an evening tour, picnic, and bonfire on Saturday, July 25, 2009, from 6:00-8:00 PM. The cost is $75.00 per person.

The Fazen-Bakery of Accident, MD, will cater the following menu:

Choice of Pulled Pork Sandwiches or Beef Burger
Potato Salad
Baked Beans
Apple Dumplings with Hagan Pennsylvania Vanilla Ice Cream

Iced tea and lemonade will be provided, but you are welcome to bring your favorite adult libation.

Enjoy the acoustic renderings of guitarist Andy Jenkins from the comfort of your own blanket or lawn chair.

This event is limited to 30 guests and no less than 10, by reservation only, and weather permitting.

Please come early to peruse our gift shop and Sculpture Meadow.

Call Marketing and Events Director Patricia Coyle at 724-329-1901 for more information and reservations.

Kentuck Knob_Sunset Tour

Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Kentuck Knob Hosts Uniontown Area School District Teachers

Kentuck Knob_Utown TeachersUniontown Teachers(FRONT L to R: A. Scott Hruby, Rich Miller, Valerie Cortis, Laura Kish; BACK L to R: Ashley Snyder, Kristie Angel)

Six teachers from Uniontown Area School District participated in the Kentuck Knob Educational Outreach Program on Tuesday, June 16, 2009.

The variety of content areas and grade levels provided a wonderful cross-curriculum experience.

July and August dates for teacher training and tour sessions are still available on Tuesdays:

July 21, 28
August 4, 11, 18, 25

Additional sessions will be added as demand dictates.

Thursday, July 2, 2009

Sunrise Tours at Kentuck Knob

What better way to start your day than having breakfast on the patio at Kentuck Knob and watching a panoramic sunrise over the Youghiogheny River Valley, followed by an extended tour of the house as it wakes up under the sun’s touch. Photographers will delight at the opportunity to capture those magical angles of early morning light.

Our Marketing Director Patricia Coyle makes sure the Sunrise Tours are small and personal with no more than ten people, but a minimum of two. She recommends that all guests be at least twelve years of age. Price is $100 per person. The following 2009 spring and summer dates are available:

July 18 – 5:00 AM to 7:00 AM
August 15 – 5:30 AM to 7:30AM
September 19 – 6:15 AM to 8:15 AM