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Tending the Colonial Garden - 7/21/2018

Chores in the Dooryard - 8/4/2018

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Chores in the Dooryard

 Date: 8/4/2018
 Starting Time: 12:30:00 PM
 Ending Time: 3:30:00 PM

The Dooryard was an outdoor work room where many household chores were undertaken. Today we will be preserving various foods harvested from the gardens with a variety of Colonial techniques. Stop by to help, learn and watch!


Admission to the program is free. Drop in any time during the duration fo the program.