Dover Library, Dover, Ohio, At the July 1, 7:00 PM meeting of the East Central Ohio Forestry Association (ECOFA),Karen Russo, President of The Friends of Beaver Creek State Park will speak to us on the preservation efforts of Gaston's Mill in Pioneer Village. The mill was built in the 1830's, is on the National Register of Historic Places and is the only operating water driven grist mill in Columbiana County and one of the few operating historic water driven grist mills in Ohio. She will speak of their efforts to find people with the skills to repair the wheel, the funds to carry it out and their fight to keep it open for the 2015 season.
ECOFA is an organization of persons interested in improving their woodlands and in forestry-related topics. The public is cordially invited to attend the free meetings which are held monthly at the Dover Library, 525 North Walnut St. Dover, Ohio.