The Masonry Heater Association of North American has scheduled a masonry heater, bake oven, and masonry skills workshop at Wildacres Retreat north of Asheville, N.C., April 18-24. The annual meeting and workshop will include hands-on training to build a pizza bake oven, stone veneer, masonry arch building, bricklaying, a masonry cook-stove, a Finnish masonry heater for beginner masons, and a 5-run soapstone masonry heater with a white oven. Also, the annual Design/Build Contest for masonry heaters and bake ovens will be judged during the week. For more information, visit