Join us to learn about what life would be like for the youngest Powhatan Indians a long time ago. Activities will include a story, short tour and activities in our Indian village of Arrohateck, and a make-and-take craft. Stay as little or as long as you like! All children must be accompanied by an adult. This event is for guests ages 3-10.
Registration required by June 19 by calling (804) 318-8797.
Admission: $10 for each child; $7 for each adult
Henricus Patrons $8 for each child; accompanying adult free
Henricus Historical Park/Agriculture in the Classroom Present Agriculture Through
the Centuries Teacher Workshop (Educators for grades pre-K – 5)
Join educators of Henricus Historical Park and Agriculture in the Classroom staff for an SOL-aligned workshop focusing on history and culture and the agriculture of Colonial-era Virginia. The workshop will include Colonial and Virginia Indian history and agricultural history talks. There will be grade-level-appropriate hands-on activities relating to primary sources and questioning strategies. All public, private and home school educators are welcome.
For more information, please call 804-318-8731.
Admission: Free-of -charge. Lunch included. Teacher re-certification hours available.
Experience a home school education program designed to help meet curriculum goals in a fun, interactive environment at a living history museum. Students will work with our re-created colonial Citie as the colonists set up their militia, economy and way of life. Students will also learn how the native inhabitants, the Powhatan Indians, organized their successful and widespread society. Students will be divided by age level to work on age-appropriate activities and curriculum.
Registration is required by September 4th by calling 804-318-8797.
Admission: $14 student, $8 for accompanying adult
Henricus Patrons $12 for student, Free for accompanying adult