Today's Folklife Festival highlights: New Jersey Program
11 a.m.-5 p.m.: Gospel music; music of the Pine Barrens, blues, a cappella quintet, Hispanic music (Music Stage).
11 a.m.-5 p.m.: All-day demonstrations of boat building, decoy carving, salt hay ropemaking, rush seat weaving, sea chanteys, oyster shucking, silk weaving, pharmaceutical glassblowing (Maritime, SilkIndustry, Medicine and Pharmacology and Agriculture areas).
5:30 p.m.-6:45 p.m.: Dance/concert (Music Stage). National Heritage Fellowships Program
11 a.m.-noon: National Heritage Exhibition interviews and performances (Museum of American History).
11 a.m.-5 p.m.: Music of the Shakers, blues, Ozark ballads, black sacred harp music, Afro-Puerto Rican music and dance (Music Stage).
8 p.m.: National Heritage Fellowships Award Ceremony and concert (Departmental Auditorium, Constitution Avenue NW, between 12th and 14th streets). Aviation Program
11 a.m.-5 p.m.: All-day demonstrations of pilots' cockpit procedures; flight attendants' safety procedures; contemporary airline maintenance (Skills Demonstration area).
Noon-1 p.m.: Airline personnel discuss aviation topics (Narrative stage). French/French-American Program
11 a.m-5 p.m.: Regional music and dance of France; French-Canadian music of New England; Cajun music; Zydeco music (Music Stage).
11 a.m.-5 p.m.: All-day workshops in lace-making; basket-making; stone cutting; cheesemaking; boat building (French/French-American Crafts Tents).