July 17th – Exploring Cultures of the Past Join us as we learn about archeology digs and understanding the importance about people of the past, and Native American cultures, games, and cooking. Explore the Deppen Cemetery and discover the people buried there, and how you can create your own family tree.
July 18th – Canal Life, games and art of the past What was it like to live in the time that canals were in operation? Learn about the many jobs that children had on the canal boats and how canals were built. Explore some of the many games that were played in the past, and get a chance to make your own jump rope. Then try your hand at an art project that was used to decorate chests.
July 19th – Growing up on a farm Learn about what it was like to grow up on a farm. What were some of the daily chores? Get a chance to plow, and create bees wax candles. Then join us as we explore the Gruber Wagon works to learn the science and technology behind how wagons were built.
- 3 1/2 days $45- Call 610-374-8839 to register. Deadline: 7/10. For ages 6-12.