Free Timber Frame Raising Workshop

Community Happenings
Jul 23, 2022
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

ROCKPORT — Maine Coast Heritage Trust, a statewide land conservation organization, will host a timber frame raising at Erickson Fields Preserve, 164 West St. Rockport. Ryan Twisla, a local timber framer and sustainable builder, will explain the process of preparing a timber frame to be raised by hand and will lead participants in raising a portion of the frame together. The frame will be finished as a barn at Erikson Fields. Attendees should wear boots and gloves and bring their own lunch. Registration is free and available online at and by phone at 236-2739.