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Webinar: Traditional Ornament Making

Webinar: Traditional Ornament Making

In this online winter workshop, museum director LeAnne Johnson will discuss traditions of ornament making from the colonial era as well as the early 1900s, and demonstrate how to make traditional ornaments to decorate your home for the holidays. Using simple foods and spices, LeAnne will go over…

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History Explorers for Kids: Quilts- Colors, Patterns and Symbols

History Explorers for Kids: Quilts- Colors, Patterns and Symbols

In this program, children will get to view different historic, hand made quilts and learn to recognize quilt patterns. They will finish with an activity in which they color their own quilt patterns, combining squares to reveal a full quilt design. Designed for Kindergarten thru 2nd grade. This…

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History Explorers for Kids: Quilts- Colors, Patterns and Symbols

History Explorers for Kids: Quilts- Colors, Patterns and Symbols

In this program, children will get to view different historic, hand made quilts and learn to recognize quilt patterns. They will finish with an activity in which they color their own quilt patterns, combining squares to reveal a full quilt design. Designed for Kindergarten thru 2nd grade. This…

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History Explorers: Butterflies and Pollination

History Explorers: Butterflies and Pollination

In this outdoor, distanced program, children will learn about the life cycle of the butterfly and use colored paper, tempera paint and other crafts to make representations of each stage of the butterfly’s life cycle.Designed for pre-K to 2nd grade. This event will be held at the shaded lot…

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