Step Back In Time Day

July 30, 2017 - Schedule and details coming soon.


"Step Back in Time"

at the Heritage Center

Sunday, July 31, 2016

11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

$2.00 Parking Donation

Come experience the Heritage Center’s 200-year history when it was a working farm. See demonstrations and workshops throughout the day of old time crafts

and hands-on activities including:

Old Fashioned Games

Crafts - Yarn Dolls, Paper Fans, and more!

Visit our colonial Herb Garden and join costumed guides as they show you the other buildings and activities at the Heritage Center.

This is a great family day with plenty of activities for children of all ages!

the day

18th Century Music with Bob Mouland

AND 19th Century Game of Cricket

Dog Treadmill & Silage Cutting demos - Spaar Family

11:30, 1 &
3:00 pm


Colonial Fly Fisherman - Ken Reinhard

Songs & Stories of the American Revolution

Matt Dodd

1:15 &

3:30 pm

Toad Creek Duo


11:30, 1:30 & 3:30

Amity Colonial Dancers

Native Species of Pennsylvania

John & Charlotte Herschel

12:30 &



Walking Tours of the Heritage Center

Jim Ohlinger

Songs & Stories of the Civil War

Matt Dodd

All day Tours of the Heritage Center, Melcher's Grist Mill, Hiester Canal Center, Gruber Wagon Works, and Salad & Herb Garden.

Also Enjoy:

Civil War Encampments - All day!

53rd PA Volunteer Infantry Co. C

71st PA - Philadelphia Brigade
4th Texas Co. B and Civil War Hospital and Field Medicine

Demos & Displays
Rug Hooking Quilting
Candle Dipping Needlework
Ice Cream Churning Textile Arts

Throughout The Day
19th Century Games Herb Garden
Mildred the Houseboat
Gruber Wagon Display Melcher's Grist Mill-Open

Hands-On Crafts for Kids
Quill Pens-writing, Calling Cards, Scherenschnitte, Yarn & Paper Dolls

Location: Berks County Heritage Center

This event is 4 miles from you (19601).

11 AM - 5 PM

Contact: Cathy Wegener

Phone: 610.374.8839

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