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Patrick Henry homeschool day

Patrick Henry’s Red Hill Homeschool Day | 10-1 to 10-2, 2020

AN HEAV-SPONSORED EVENT

Join us for our Annual Home Educators’ Living History Days for children at Red Hill Homeschool Day. This homeschool day  program is geared for children ages 8 to 10, but children younger and older benefit and can participate in the hands-on experience of 18th-century life.

Programs rotate among stations like spinning and weaving, flax to fiber, Colonial games, a walking tour, blacksmithing, pottery, Colonial
medicine, and tin punching. Groups may register by providing the number and ages of children, as well as the number of adults in attendance.

Homeschool groups are welcome, but please have one person responsible for registering the group.

SPECIAL GUEST

Children’s author Jenny L. Cote will also be here for a creative writing workshop! There is no extra charge for this amazing experience. For
more information on Jenny, visit her website www.epicorderoftheseven.ne

Additional Homeschool Day Information

  • Plan to pack a picnic lunch to eat on the historic grounds, wear comfortable shoes, and pack gear in case of light rain.
  • Registration:

Registration is now open! Please contact us to register. There is a limited number of spaces. Advance Registration Required for this Event.

  • Directions:

From Lynchburg (about 38 miles – approximately 50 minutes):

Take 501 South. Continue on 501 south to Brookneal.. At the STOP light in Brookneal continue straight onto 40 East (Wickliffe Rd.) Travel 8/10 of a mile and turn right onto Dog Creek Rd. Stay on this road for 3 miles and then turn right onto Red Hill Road. Travel one and a half miles before turning right into the Visitor Center Area.

From Richmond (about 100 miles which – approximately 2 hours): Take 76 south to 360 West toward Amelia. Continue on 360 West for 57.7 miles then take the US 15 Bus ramp to Keysville. Continue straight for 1.7 miles on 15 Bus, then turn right onto 40 West for 9 miles to Charlotte Court House. Turn left to continue onto 40 West and continue for 15.6 miles.

Patrick Henry's Red Hill logo

Location:

Patrick Henry’s Red Hill
National Memorial
1250 Red Hill Rd.
Brookneal, VA 24528

Website:

Patrick Henry’s Red Hill National Memorial 

Date:

Thursday, October 1 – Friday, October 2, 2020

Time:

8:30 a.m. -2:00 p.m.

Cost:

Adults ages 18 and up: $6
Students ages 4 and up: $5
Children ages 3 and under are free!

Registration:

Advance Registration is required for this wvent. Contact Melissa Carwile at melissa@redhill.org, or you may call 434-376-2044.,

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