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Fall Harvest Festival and Dinner and War of 1812

2022 Harvest Festival

2022 Event

Fall Harvest Festival  PLUS War of 1812

Activity

$Food Available for purchase. Sausage or hot dog sandwiches and soup courtesy of Kurtz's Beach, plus homemade desserts.   PAYMENT BY CASH OR CHECK ONLY

Date

October 9, 2022

Activity 

SHELL AND GRIND CORN - WOODCARVERS

BUILD A SCARECROW - MAKE A CORN HUSK DOLL 

MAKE IT, TAKE IT LAVENDER SACHETS

CHESAPEAKE FIBER CRAFTERS, who you may have seen at the Severna Park Farmer's Market, will have their booth and wares on hand as well as fiber arts demonstrators. We will be able to show you various wool spinning tools and methods, plus knitting, Viking knotted cord making, coiled rugs, and possibly the use of a sock knitting machine. 

NORTHERN ARUNDEL CULTURAL PRESERVATION SOCIETY (NACPS) - *** Learn about African Americans during the War of 1812 & the contributions of African Americans at Hancock’s Resolution. *** Sew on the Coming Together Documentary Story Quilt. *** Purchase NACPS T-Shirts, tea sets, memberships to NACPS, and/or our books >Trails, Tracks, Tarmac: Lives of African Americans in the History and Culture of Northern Anne Arundel County: 1850 to the Present  > Trails, Tracks, Tarmac: African American Narrative Quilts From Anne Arundel County, Maryland.

Time

10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Activity

Honeybees Demonstrations 

Scales and Tales from Merkle Wildlife Sanctuary

Admission

$10 per family - OTHERWISE

$5 per person

FOHR members FREE

DOES NOT INCLUDE FOOD

Activity

Ship's Company presenting a militia muster with cannon. American Schooner “Lion of Baltimore” burned in Bodkin Creek on August 24, 1814, three weeks before the Battle of Baltimore

(Note: the above timing is approximate.)

The “Chanteymen” a renowned group of singers of old time sea chanteys

Making Scarecrows

AA Parks and Recs               Chesapeake Crossroads

Date: 
Sunday, October 9, 2022