Homeschool Hands-on-History Series
Bring your own group to a class that works for you. Offered to small groups from 8 to 16 students. Cost is $15 per child. All materials are provided. Workshops are booked at least one month in advance. A $75 non-refundable deposit is required to reserve your workshop. Ages: 7 - 12
Learn through "doing" in these active classes! Dress in period clothing and join us as we
experience life and activities from the mid-19th century.
Choose 1 of the following for each 2 hour workshop:
Children's Chores- Carry water with a yoke, wash clothes and experience other chores that were part of the day to day life of children.
Wool Workshop- Clean and card wool, learn to use a drop spindle and make a wool felt project.
Playing in the Past- Make a 19th century toy and play the games and activities that have delighted children for ages.
Food and Fire- Help build and start a fire, churn butter and make biscuits on a stick.
Light the Night- Make your own candle and learn how they lit the dark in the mid 1800s.