Henry David Thoreau helped shape tmodern environmentalism, nonviolent protest, and much more. Beyond being a revolutionary weriter he was an inovator who helped revolutioinize American pencil making. We will start by reading a story about Thoreau, followed by a hands-on demonstration, and a pencil making activity. This is appropriate for children ages 6-12 and must be accompanied by an adult. Please meet by the Thoreau house replica.