Saturday, July 2, 2011

Historical Mt Gilead event for young girls

Girls Ages 8 - 13 years,
 
The Clay County Historic Sites are hosting a "Tea with American Girl Doll Addy (1864) at historical Mt. Gilead Church in Kearney, on Wednesday, July 27, 9:00 a.m. to noon.  We will be doing time-period games, crafts, serving refreshments, and a readers theatre story about Addy called "Friendship and Freedom".  Girls, ages 8 - 13, will learn a little about what life was like for children during the Civil War.
 
The fee is $10 and reservations are required.  Call the James Farm Museum at (816) 736-8500 for more info or to reserve a spot.  Seating is limited.
If you cannot make this date, another date, Saturday, August 20, 9:00 am - noon, will also be offered.

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