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American Girl Tea & History


Tuesday, May 29, 3:45 pm - 4:45 pm
Kit Kitteridge (1934)


Sunday, June 3, 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Felicity Merriman(1774)

 

Enjoy afternoon teatime with your doll and friends. Each tea will feature a character from American Girl®, and we will learn what life was like for the children during her era. We will also discuss a female historical figure from the time period. Both boys and girls may join us for this get-together. Everyone is welcome to take a diary home and bring it with them to each tea. This event is free but donations are kindly accepted. Contact Museum Educator Alyssa McQuirns at 215-679-3103 or alyssa@schwenkfelder.com to register for the event.

Parent's Night Out!

Thursday, May 24, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Come join us again this spring for a chance to have a date night or to run some errands! There will be plenty of crafts, games and activities. The cost will be $5 per child. Dinner will be included.
Please register for the event by contacting Museum Educator Alyssa McQuirns at alyssa@schwenkfelder.com or call her at 215-679-3103.


Summer Camp 2018

Reserve your spot for our Summer Camp at the Heritage Center! We will be doing lots of hands-on activities and crafts. Please register by contacting Museum Educator Alyssa McQuirns 215-679-3103 or alyssa@schwenkfelder.com

Week 1: Wild West and the Gold Rush

July 16 - July 18, 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Cost: $10 per day (includes lunch and snack)

Did you hear the big news? Gold was discovered out West and we have a chance to be rich! On Monday we will begin our journey out West. Pack your your wagon and get ready for a journey! On Tuesday we are going to see what the Wild West has in store for us. Finally Wednesday we are going to go looking for gold!

Week 2: Around the World in 80 days

July 24 - July 27, 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cost: $5 per day (includes lunch and snack)

Each day we will be visiting a new country and learning all about their culture!

Tuesday: Mexico
Wednesday: China
Thursday: Egypt
Friday: Italy

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