HALLOWELL — Woodworker Christian Becksvoort will give a talk about working with wood from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, on the porch of the Vaughan Homestead Foundation, 2 Litchfield Road.

Becskvoort, of New Glouchester, is a contributing editor to “Fine Woodworking” magazine and author of the recently published book “With the Grain: A Craftman’s Guide to Understanding Wood.” He has been a professional furniture maker for more than 40 years.

The cost is $5 and free for students. All proceeds benefit the Vaughan Homestead Foundation. Seating is limited; to register, call 622-9831 or email program coordinator Kate Tremblay at [email protected]