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Green thumbs abound on Saturday at the Duke Homestead Herb, Garden and Craft Festival--a feel-good festival featuring vendors of crafts, herbs and plants. Learn how to better your basket-making abilities, whet your weaving endeavors, and supplement your soap-making skills, to name a few. Take a walk with a master gardener and discover how to identify native plants by name and use. And if that's not enough for ya, sit back and enjoy the local sounds of The Bluegrass Experience joined by special guest "Fiddling Al" McCanless (Celtic Jam, The Red Clay Ramblers). Children, of course, are welcome and are invited to participate in games, crafts and a real, live honey-making demonstration. Duke Homestead, 2828 Duke Homestead Road, 10 a.m.--4 p.m. Free.

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