This Week’s Activities 2/26-3/4

Week of February 2/26 – 3/4

Below are some of the scheduled activities for this week here 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.

 

Monday 2/26

  • 10:00 – 4:00 English Timber Frame & Peg Making (Welcome Center)
  • 10:00 – 4:00 Making Corn Cakes (1850s American Farm)

Tuesday 2/27

  • 10:00 – 4:00 Herbals & Tonics (Welcome Center)
  • 1:30-2:30 Curatorial Tour (1850’s American Farm)
  • 10:00 – 4:00 Music & Textiles (Irish Farm)

 

Wednesday 2/28

  • 9:00 – 10:30 Lecture: The History of Music & Dance (Lecture Hall)
  • 10:30 – 4:00 Music & Dance (Welcome Center)

Thursday 3/1

 

  • 10:00 – 4:00 Penmanship (Welcome Center)
  • 11:30-12:30 Curatorial Tour (1850’s American Farm)

Friday 3/2

  • 10:00 – 4:00 Iron Work (Irish Forge)
  • 9:00-10:30: History of Music and Dance 1650-1850 (Lecture Hall)

Saturday 3/3

  • 10:00 & 11:00 Toddler Program (registration required – call 540-332-7850)  Toddlers will learn about and make Pinch Pots in Native America
  • 9:00 – 3:00 Baking Bread in the Outdoor Bake Oven (1820s American Farm)

Sunday 3/4

  • 10:00 – 12:00 Quilt Work (Welcome Center)
  • 10:00 – 4:00 Textiles / Sewing (1850s American Farm)
  • 10:00 – 4:00 Fraktur and Penmanship (1820s American Farm)
  • 10:00 – 4:00 Preparing the Garden (English Farm)
  • 10:00 – 4:00 Woodworking (German Farm)
  • 1:00 – 4:00 Iron Work (Irish Forge)