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Homeschool Day: Waste not, Want not

This homeschool day is covering the idea of how people during the Latta's era would reduce, reuse, and recycle everyday materials to fill a need. Topics may be covered including: Reusing spent candle wax to make a new batch of candles. Using corn husk to make brooms, fill tick mattresses, make dolls for children, and even prepare in a way to feed livestock. Fruit peels could be candied, used as flavorings in food, or even as potpourri. Fabric scraps would be re-purposed into creating fire starting materials, patching clothing, and piecing together quilts. 

Details may vary, additional information TBA.

Admission: $6 per-person, Kids 4 & under are FREE

*Members are FREE *Groups welcome *Tickets sold at the door, no reservations required.

Pack a picnic to enjoy under our shade trees. 

Earlier Event: February 18
World War Two Living History Event
Later Event: March 17
Latta Celtic Festival