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Spring Market Fair

McLEAN 11:00am - 4:30pm

Saturday & Sunday, May 20-21, 2017 The first Market Fair of the season. Dance, purchase herbs and flowers or shop for the latest fashions in clothing, jewelry and lotions. Play games, watch a chil [...]

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Spring Market Fair

McLEAN 11:00am - 4:30pm

Saturday & Sunday, May 20-21, 2017 The first Market Fair of the season. Dance, purchase herbs and flowers or shop for the latest fashions in clothing, jewelry and lotions. Play games, watch a chil [...]

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18th Century Chore Day

McLEAN 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Saturday, June 3, 2017 Chore Days cover seasonal activities on the 18th Century Farm. Join us on June 3rd, 2017 to learn 18th Century Cheese making! Regular admission fee

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Pickling Produce

McLEAN 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Saturday, June 18, 2017 Salty sour pickles from the kitchen garden will bring flavor to the farm family’s meals. Help prepare vegetables from pickling as the farm wife shows you how she combines salt, [...]

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Colonial Living Experience (CLE)

McLEAN 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 6:00pm - 8:00pm Friday, June 23,  5:00pm -   Sunday, June 23, noon This weekend, overnight immersion program will send you back to the 18th century. You will wear period cloth [...]

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18th Century Chore Day

McLEAN 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Sunday, July 2, 2017 Chore Days cover seasonal activities on the 18th Century Farm. Join us in July as the farm family harvests their wheat! Regular admission fee

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Summer Market Fair

McLEAN 11:00am - 4:30pm

Saturday & Sunday, July 15-16, 2017 Sit in the shade and relax, savor roasted chicken, enjoy dancing & singing or test your watercolor and writing skills. Try hands on crafts such as spinning [...]

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Summer Market Fair

McLEAN 11:00am - 4:30pm

Saturday & Sunday, July 15-16, 2017 Sit in the shade and relax, savor roasted chicken, enjoy dancing & singing or test your watercolor and writing skills. Try hands on crafts such as spinning [...]

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18th Century Chore Day

McLEAN 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Saturday, August 6, 2017 Chore Days cover seasonal activities on the 18th Century Farm. Subjects will be posted two months ahead of time on our website, 1771.org, on the Calendar of Events Page Regula [...]

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Tobacco Harvest

McLEAN 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Saturday, August 19, 2017 Harvest time is here! Help the Farm Family clean the tobacco leaves, gather the cut plants and hang them on the tobacco sticks inside the tobacco barn to cure! Regular Admiss [...]

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18th Century Chore Day

McLEAN 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Saturday, September 2, 2017 Chore Days cover seasonal activities on the 18th Century Farm. Subjects will be posted two months ahead of time on our website, 1771.org, on the Calendar of Events Page Reg [...]

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Sewing, Spinning & Knitting

McLEAN 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Saturday, September 2, 2017 Discuss patterns, stitches and appropriate materials for 18th Century clothing, while learning basic hand sewing by making yourself a “housewife” (sewing kit), then learn t [...]

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18th Century Chore Day

McLEAN 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Saturday, October 8, 2017 Chore Days cover seasonal activities on the 18th Century Farm. Subjects will be posted two months ahead of time on our website, 1771.org, on the Calendar of Events Page Regul [...]

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