Suffield, CT – Travel back in time to Colonial Suffield, Monday, July 6th through Friday, July 10th, from 9 am to 12:30 pm. Children ages 8 to 12, can don period costumes and participate in the activities that took place at the Phelps-Hatheway House & Garden each and every day. Campers will learn about creating textiles (dyeing wool, knitting, sewing and spinning), westward expansion and trade (exploring maps and uncharted land), and school and home activities (classrooms, garden and crafts). Best of all is the opportunity to learn about the toys and play games of the past. A special surprise will await all on the final day when music & dancing fill the air!
Snacks will be provided each day. The cost per child is $150 for the week, $125 for CTL members and for families with two or more children attending. Registration is required as space is limited. To register, contact the Phelps-Hatheway House at 860.668.0055 or email email@example.com by June 1st.
The Phelps-Hatheway House & Garden is located at: 55 South Main Street in Suffield, CT and is open for regular tours from May through October. For hours and more information, visit www.ctlandmarks.org; or call (860) 668-0055.