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Feb
2
Sat
Pins & Needles – “Snapsack” Workshop (ages 18+)
Feb 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

10 am – 4 pm

Participants will be making a 17th century “snapsack” or shoulder sack which many soldiers and workers generally used to transport basic items.  Materials will be provided and already made into “kit” form. $20 for materials and admission. Attendees provide their own sewing supplies including wax, thread, pins, needles, and scissors.  Registration required by Jan. 28 by calling 804-318-8732.  Limited space available.  Bring your own lunch.  Children aged 10+ may sign up with registered adult. 

Cost:  $$20 for materials and admission to the historic site.

Feb
28
Thu
Adult Program – Birth & Mortality
Feb 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

2 – 4 pm

What were the religious, governmental and social concepts and activities that were involved in the life cycle of people in 17th century Virginia?  Meet and join the colonists that were a part of these life experiences.  See the practical aspects of life in the colonies from a medical, governmental, and social viewpoint – birth to burial.  Adult groups, clubs, college classes, and individuals welcome.  Registration required by February 26 by calling 804-318-8797. 

Cost:  $18/adult; Henricus Patrons: $16

Sep
23
Mon
Godspeed Days – School & Adult Group Tours of Henricus & Godspeed from Jamestown Settlement
Sep 23 @ 2:49 pm – 3:49 pm

Monday, September 23 & Tuesday, September 24

9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Participate in specialized guided tours with many Powhatan and English living history Interpreters at the re-created Citie of Henricus and the Powhatan site of Arrohateck.  Board Jamestown Settlement’s Godspeed and see what life was like on the colonial-era sailing ship, Hands-on activities included.  This special opportunity is available only two days every other year!  Booking slots fill quickly.  All school (public, private, and home) and adult groups (adult groups are booked only in the afternoon) are welcome on these special days.  The tour lasts 2.5 hours and registration is REQUIRED by calling 804-318-8797.  No walk-in attendance allowed during the morning hours.  Individual walk-in attendance is welcome from 1 – 2 p.m.

School Group Cost:  $13/student, 1:10 teacher chaperones free.  $10/additional adults

Adult Group (or individuals) Cost:  $15 /adult 

Sep
24
Tue
Godspeed Days – School & Adult Group Tours of Henricus & Godspeed from Jamestown Settlement
Sep 24 @ 2:49 pm – 3:49 pm

Monday, September 23 & Tuesday, September 24

9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Participate in specialized guided tours with many Powhatan and English living history Interpreters at the re-created Citie of Henricus and the Powhatan site of Arrohateck.  Board Jamestown Settlement’s Godspeed and see what life was like on the colonial-era sailing ship, Hands-on activities included.  This special opportunity is available only two days every other year!  Booking slots fill quickly.  All school (public, private, and home) and adult groups (adult groups are booked only in the afternoon) are welcome on these special days.  The tour lasts 2.5 hours and registration is REQUIRED by calling 804-318-8797.  No walk-in attendance allowed during the morning hours.  Individual walk-in attendance is welcome from 1 – 2 p.m.

School Group Cost:  $13/student, 1:10 teacher chaperones free.  $10/additional adults

Adult Group (or individuals) Cost:  $15 /adult