July 31, 2016
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!
18th Century Music with Bob Mouland
AND 19th Century Game of Cricket
Dog Treadmill & Silage Cutting demos - Spaar Family
11:30, 1 &
Colonial Fly Fisherman - Ken Reinhard
Songs & Stories of the American Revolution
|Toad Creek Duo
11:30, 1:30 & 3:30
Amity Colonial Dancers
Native Species of Pennsylvania
John & Charlotte Herschel
Walking Tours of the Heritage Center
Songs & Stories of the Civil War
||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
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