Summer in the City: Wednesday Program (subject to change)

When:
August 16, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
2017-08-16T10:00:00-04:00
2017-08-16T16:00:00-04:00
Where:
Historic St. Mary's City
18751 Hogaboom Ln
St Marys City, MD 20686
USA
Cost:
$10 adult; $9 senior; $6 youth; free to ages 5 and younger, and to Friends members
Contact:
Visitor Center
(240) 895-4990

11:30 a.m.  Fur Factor  Learn about the construction methods and materials – including brains – utilized by the Woodland Indians in the creation of clothing from creatures.  (approximately 30 minutes)

12:30 p.m.  Do You Have Time To Quill?  Writing was a rare skill in 17th-century Maryland.  Come experience what only a select few knew how to do.  See how to create a quill pen, so that you can write in a colonial manner.  (approximately 30 minutes)

1:30 p.m.  What Not To Do When Pirates Attack  In case of attack by pirates, follow these rules:  1) Whatever you do…don’t make them angry.  2) Refer to rule #1.  Come down to the ship and learn what the cannons are really used for.  Don’t forget to cover your ears!  (approximately 30 minutes)

2:30 p.m.  Fur Factor  Learn about the construction methods and materials – including brains – utilized by the Woodland Indians in the creation of clothing from creatures.  (approximately 30 minutes)