Commemorate Black History Month with a day of engaging museum theatre performances, interactive activities, and guest lectures that explore the African American experience from the Great Migration to the Civil Rights Movement. Spend the day exploring themes of personal struggle, freedom, and triumph throughout our campus.
- Audience:Feb 6 2016 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
- Apr 9 2016 - 10:30am to 4:30pm
Get a unique view into the process of cloth making though demonstrations and activities ranging from sheep shearing and dyeing to spinning and weaving. Gather the entire family for a full day of fun that also includes open hearth cooking, blacksmithing, candle making, and much more at Smith Family Farm.
- May 28 2016 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
- Jun 18 2016 (All day) to Jun 19 2016 (All day)
This two-day family program focuses on the appreciation and commemoration of the end of slavery in the United States. Guests explore the themes of freedom and family history through activities, immersive museum theatre performances and crafts.