Monthly Archives: January 2012

Kids’ Victorian Tea and Dress-up Party

Learn about 19th century dress and manners, try on our period clothing, play a parlor game and enjoy a tea party in our dining room. Ages 8 and up.  Call 703-248-5171 for reservations.

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Victorian Craft Workshop

Kids will learn how to stencil and marbleize paper.  Ages 10 and up. Call 703-248-5171 for reservations.

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Archaeologists in Training

Kids will examine artifacts from past digs at Cherry Hill and become amateur archeologists as they try to piece together artifacts. Afterwards they will make a special pouch for collecting their own discoveries. Ages 8-12. Reservations are required.  Call 703-248-5171.

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Civil War Spy Camp

Learn about local Civil War spies and try your hand at decoding messages. Ages 8 – 12. Call 703-248-5171 for reservations.

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Old-fashioned Cooking Class for Kids

Children will grind corn, make bread, churn butter and make lemonade at the historic farmhouse.  Ages 8 – 12.  For reservations call 703-248-5171.

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Celtic Music Concert

Enjoy a lively evening of Irish music with the band Isle of Treora.  Jigs, reels, hornpipes and ballads will be played on fiddle, banjo, guitar, bouzouki and bodhran. All this takes place in the intimate setting of the farmhouse parlor.

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