17 Jun 2013 Summer program for young historians at the Faulkner County Museum
Posted at 2:55 PMh in News
The Faulkner County Museum is hosting a special program with stories and crafts for young people from 10 to 11:30 a.m. every Monday throughout the summer.
Each Monday, staff and volunteers will focus on one exhibit or theme from the museum. There will be a story and a related craft activity that children can finish and take home. Admission is free but donations to cover the cost of supplies are welcome.
Each week is something different:
- June 17 – Log Cabin Living: Build Your Own Cabin
- June 24 – Summer in the County: Sunprinting on Fabric
- July 1 – Celebrate Independence Day with the community band and homemade instruments
- July 8 – Native Americans in Arkansas: Make Your Own Pinch Pots
- July 15 – Airports and Flying: Build Your Own Airplane
- July22 – Cotton in the County: Weaving Your Own Bookmark or Mug Rug
- July 29 – Pioneers in Faulkner County: Making Cornhusk dolls
- Aug. 5 – Railroads in Faulkner County: Junior engineers make their own train
- Aug. 12 – Making Do: Making your own paper scrap quilt.
For more information and to reserve a spot, contact Lynita Langley-Ware at 501.329.5918.