child love history?
Would your child like to make a part of history come alive?
The Huntington Historical Society is offering
after-school program for children ages 7 to 12.
session of this hands-on program will be focused on one colonial project
such as weaving on a loom, candle dipping, authentic colonial cooking,
wooden toy construction, and visiting the newly renovated Huntington
Arsenal! Participants will be able to wear colonial costumes, play
original colonial games, and handle various artifacts that typically are
only viewed behind glass displays in museums. This program will teach
your child to truly appreciate colonial life, and by the end of the
sessions, your child will have a better understanding of Huntington
history and their heritage. The best part, it’s non-competitive and
One session per week for a total of 8 sessions,
(note: dates not consecutive)
Location: The Conklin
House and Barn 2 High Street, Huntington, NY
4:00pm – 5:30pm
$200.00 for non-members, $160.00 for members
There will be no reimbursements for missed classes, and the program will
be held on April 11 during school vacation week.
See some of the Activities Below