You can look right in Wilkesboro for ways for your homeschoolers to explore folk music. Let them explore artist for Merle Fest. You can explore the world of music and legacy of Doc Watson. The Local Boys will be performing in Merle Fest. You can watch their latest song at :http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FsRYRK7WRnM .
Check out more of Merle Fest and how it can be a great learning experience for your homeschoolers. Check out more details at : http://www.merlefest.org/ . Let your youngsters participate in Showcase at Merle Fest. Check it out : http://www.merlefest.org/YouthShowcases/ . You can apply to let them participate before April 15. Check for more details at : http://www.merlefest.org/YouthShowcases/ .
So hit the Wilkes public Library and research American folk music and Blue Grass legends like Doc Watson. This can be a great homeschool experience in the Spring.