This Week’s Activities: 5/7-13

Below are some of the scheduled activities for this week at the Frontier Culture Museum.  Activities and locations are subject to change depending on weather and other unforeseen events, so please call the Museum’s Welcome Center in advance (540-332-7850), or check our Facebook page each morning to confirm specific activities or programs.  Activities occur throughout the day (9-5) unless otherwise noted.

Making Iron Tools In The Forge

Monday 5/7

  • Games; Drumming (West African Farm)
  • Herbals (English Farm)
  • Blacksmithing (Irish Forge)
  • Loom Work; Garden Work (Irish Farm)
  • Flax Processing (German Farm)
  • Trade & Games (Ganatastwi)
  • Woodworking, Garden Work (1740s American Settlement)
  • Carding Wool; Spinning (1820s American Farm)
  • Woodworking in 1740s America

    Textiles Garden Work (1850s American Farm)

Tuesday 5/8

  • Music & Dance (West African Farm)
  • Mending; Garden Work (English Farm)
  • Blacksmithing (Irish Forge)
  • Spinning; Flax Processing (Irish Farm)
  • Garden Work; Games (German Farm)
  • Trade & Games (Ganatastwi)
  • Woodworking; Garden Work (1740s American Settlement)
  • Music; Garden Work (1820s American Farm)
  • House Chores; Textiles (1850s American Farm)

Sheep Shearing by Hand

Wednesday 5/9

  • Gourd Work; Garden Work (West African Farm)
  • Making Butter (English Farm)
  • Blacksmithing (Irish Forge)
  • Loom Work; Garden Work (Irish Farm)
  • Woodworking; Fraktur (German Farm)
  • Trade & Games (Ganatastwi)
  • Garden Work; Yoke & Buckets (1740s American Settlement)
  • Garden Work; Music; Textiles (1820s American Farm)
  • Games; Making Corn Cakes (1850s American Farm)

Thursday 5/10

  • Music & Dance (West African Farm)
  • Shearing Sheep; Garden Work (English Farm)
  • Blacksmithing (Irish Forge)
  • Music; Flax Processing (Irish Farm)
  • Woodworking; Games (German Farm)
  • Carding Wool on the 1820s American Farm

    Trade; Games (Ganatastwi)

  • Woodworking; garden Work (1740s American Settlement)
  • Garden Work; Carding Wool (1820s American Farm)
  • Games; Garden Work (1850s American Farm)

Friday 5/11

  • Balophone; Raffia Work (West African Farm)
  • Needlework; Garden Work (English Farm)
  • Blacksmithing (Irish Forge)
  • Flax Processing (Irish Farm)
  • Garden Work; Games (German Farm)
  • Trade & Games (Ganatastwi)
  • Woodworking; Yoke & Buckets (1740s American Settlement)
  • Music; Carding Wool (1820s American Farm)
  • Garden Work; Mending (1850s American Farm)

Cleaning Wool

Saturday 5/12

  • Balophone (West African Farm)
  • Making Butter (English Farm)
  • Blacksmithing (Irish Forge)
  • Flax Processing (Irish Farm)
  • Garden Work; Games (German Farm)
  • Nature Walks; Games (Ganatastwi)
  • Woodworking (1820s American Farm)
  • Garden Work; Herbals (1850s American Farm)

Sunday 5/13

  • TBD