Step Back In Time Day

July 26, 2015

"Step Back in Time" at the Heritage Center


Sunday, July 26, 2015
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

11:30, 1 &
3:00 pm
Colonial Fly Fisherman - Ken Reinhard
1:00 &
3:00 pm
Toad Creek Duo 
1:15 & 3:15 Amity Colonial Dancers
​12:30 &
Walking Tours of the Heritage Center
Jim Ohlinger
All day​ Tours of the Heritage Center, Melcher's Grist Mill, Hiester Canal Center, Gruber Wagon Works, and Salad & Herb Garden.

   Also Enjoy:
Quilting/Historical Clothing Exhibit
Design your own quilt square
Learn about the many different quilt designs
Try your hand at quilting
Learn how pieces were put together
See many fashions that were worn from the 1700's -1800's
Fashion Show in Barn.

Civil War Encampments - All day!
4th Texas Co. B and Civil War Hospital and Field Medicine

Demos & Displays
Rug Hooking             Quilting
Candle Dipping      Needlework      Flax Skutching 
Ice Cream Churning      Bobbin Lace       Tatting 

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

Hands-On Crafts for Kids
Paper Fans, Yarn Dolls Quilting, and Bean Bags


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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