Nancy Gordon Wyatt will be leading a pretzel-making class at Historic Zoar Village on June 1st. (Historic Zoar Village)

ZOAR – Historic Zoar Village is taking reservations for two upcoming classes. 

The first is a class on Zoar Pretzel making, taught by Separatist descendant and baker Nancy Gordon Wyatt. The class will be held on June 1st from 10 am to 2 pm. The cost of $50 includes all instruction, ingredients and 8-10 pretzels to take home. Reservations are due by May 24th.

The second class is a Fairy Garden Workshop on June 8th with local artist and Zoar Store vendor Jane Donehue of Bluebird Pottery. The $30 class fee includes all instruction, materials and one fairy garden pot to make to take home. Reservations for this class are due June 1 by calling 330-874-3011.

To register for either of these classes, call 330-874-3011. Zoar Community Association members receive a 10 percent discount. Proceeds go toward the preservation and educational efforts of Historic Zoar Village. 

About Historic Zoar Village

Historic Zoar Village was founded by German Separatists in 1817 and thrived as a communal settlement for more than 80 years. Zoar’s historic district is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and was named a National Historic Landmark District by the U.S. Department of the Interior in 2016. Dozens of village structures have been painstakingly preserved through the collaborative efforts of the Zoar Community Association and the Ohio History Connection.