July 30, 2017 - Click here for poster.
Sunday, July 30, 2017
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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 - Bean Bags, Buzz Saws, 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!
18th Century Music with Bob Mouland
Joe & Dolores McDevitt- the American Revolution
Civil War Encampment Demos
Dutch Oven Cooking with the Valley Forge Black Pots
Flax Skutching Demos w/ Rick Brouse, Landis Valley
11:30, 1 &
Colonial Fly Fisherman - Ken Reinhard
Songs & Stories of the American Revolution
|Toad Creek Duo
Amity Colonial Dancers
Powder Your Wig with
Walking Tours of the Heritage Center
Slave No More -Underground Railroad
||Tours of the Heritage Center, Melcher's Grist Mill, Hiester Canal Center, Gruber Wagon Works, and Salad & Herb Garden.
Civil War Encampments - All day!
53rd PA Volunteer Infantry Co. C
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