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Jul
12
Fri
Discovery Days: Summertime in the 17th Century (Ages 3 – 12)
Jul 12 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

10 am – 1 pm

How did Powhatan and English families spend the long days of summer?  Join us as we tend the crops, play games, and celebrate the season with hands-on activities!  Program will include a story, interactive tour of our living history site, and a make-and-take craft. All children must be accompanied by an adultRegistration required by July 10 by calling 804-318-8797.

Cost:  $12/child,$8/adult; Henricus Patrons: $9/child with up to two free accompanying adults, $5/additional adult

Jul
25
Thu
Henricus Historical Park & the VA Farm Bureau’s Agriculture in the Classroom Jointly Present: Agriculture Through the Ages Teacher Workshop (Educators for grades pre-K – 5)
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

10 am – 3 pm

Join Henricus Historical Park and Agriculture in the Classroom staff for an SOL- and STEM-aligned workshop focusing on the earliest historical agriculture to modern-day Virginia agriculture.  The workshop will include (1) Colonial and Virginia Indian agricultural history and Project-Based Learning activities and (2) modern-day environmental and agricultural activities, teacher lesson plans and free resources.  All public, private, and home school educators are welcome.   For more information, call 804-318-8731.

Cost:  Free. Lunch included. Teacher re-certification hours available through AITC.

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