Step Back in Time Day

Description: Turn back the hands of time and travel from Colonial times, to the Canal and Civil War era of the 1860ís to life working on a 19th Century farm. Experience life of the past through hands-on activities, old fashioned games, costumed guides and presentations. Itís a day of fun and learning for the entire family! Throughout the day, hands-on activities will include: ice cream making, fabric yo-yoís, yarn dolls, wallpaper fans, candle dipping, and wash day chores. Kids will enjoy our hands-on Benjamin Franklinís Experiment boat race. You can also watch demonstrations of rug hooking, needlework, schnitzelbank, bobbin lace, wool processing, and tatting.
Location: Berks County Heritage Center
Date of Event (Start Date if Recurring Event): Sunday, July 22, 2018
Time: 11:00am-5:00pm EDT

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