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War of 1812 Remembrance Day

2020 War of 1812

2020 Event

War of 1812 Remembrance

 

Activity

Militia muster with cannon. American Schooner “Lion of Baltimore” burned in Bodkin Creek on August 24, 1814, three weeks before the Battle of Baltimore

 

Date

October 11, 2020

Activity

  • ​10:00 – Site Opens: Colors
  • 10:30 -  Artillery Demonstration
  • 11:00 – Infantry Demonstration
  • 11:15 – Training Recruits
  • 12:00 – Nooning*
  • 01:00 – “Chanteymen”
  • 01:30 – Artillery Demonstration
  • 02:00 – Infantry Drill
  • 02:15 – Training Recruits
  • 02:30 – Cutlass Drill
  • 03:00 – “Chanteymen”
  • 04:00 – Site Closes

(Note: the above timing is approximate.)

Time

10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Activity

Basic Spinning - Ms. Lisa Geyer, Instructor

Lessons using Drop Spindles to produce thread and yarn for clothes, historic sails and uniforms. 

  • For all interested persons
  • Last 30-45 minutes at 11:00 a.m., 1:00 and 3:00 p.m.
  • Handouts available providing links on how to continue on your own.  

Admission

Admission: $10 per family - $5 per person - FOHR members FREE

 

Activity

*FALL HARVEST FESTIVAL & Craft Day ($) Farm Dinner based on historic receipts.

*FALL HARVEST FESTIVAL & Craft Day ($) Farm Dinner based on historic receipts **AND** War of 1812.

*Honeybees—Up Close 11:00am to 2:00pm

 

AA Parks and Recs

Date: 
Sunday, October 11, 2020