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HISTORY CAMPS season 2018
HISTORY CAMP 1..... July 9-13, 2018 9:00-12:30
Stratford Historical Society 967 Academy Hill Rd. Stratford
“Stepping Back Through Time “
What was life like during the 1700's?
The camp program portrays home life during colonial days. Butter making, candle dipping,weaving,school work with quill pens, and Native American study are only a few of the topics and activities included in the program. Learn about early Stratford history with a walking tour of the town to see historical sights.
FOR STUDENTS: Elementary (entering 4th-6th grade) Middle and High School. Campers are grouped according to age. For non-members one adult membership of $20 to the Stratford Historical Society is required and there are benefits with membership.
History Camp...July 23-27 9:00-12:00
Exploring Historical Topics
Stratford Historical Society- 967 Academy Hill Road, Stratford
Cost $150 and for non members a membership also for $20.
For 5th grade through High School. Campers divided by age groups.
1 Early Mountain Men and Trappers in the west.
2 Pioneers and western expansion.
3 Ben Franklin and his inventions, we will be trying a few of them!
4 Superstitions, myths and origins of words and sayings we still use.
5 Walking Tour of the Town- Seeing sites of interest, hear tales and legends.
Game after the walk, break into three teams and be the first team to score the most points on questions about our town.