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Monroeville Historical Society Presents Heritage Day Festival

When:
October 12, 2019 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
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Where:
McGinley House and McCully Houses
2381 McGinley Rd
Monroeville, PA 15146
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Mary Lou Span
724.733.7535

Monroeville Historical Society Presents HERITAGE DAY FESTIVAL
“A Tribute to Monroeville’s Rural Past”

Pony Rides = $4 – Victory Stables from Apollo is offering supervised rides on three good-natured ponies that love nothing more than to let your ride them.

Scarecrow Making = $4 – Bring your own scarecrow to life in time for Halloween.

Crafts = $1 – Fashion your own cornhusk and yarn dolls, awaken your inner autumn artist with pumpkin painting.

Farm Animals – Pet, play and take photos as you meet friendly farm animals from Victory Stables.

Historical Antique Farming Implements – What is it? When you visit the Tool Shed, you can have fun guessing the implements’ names and how they are used.

Self-Guided Tours of the Historical Houses
– McGinley House – kitchen, museum room, parlor, upstairs bedroom, miniatures and dollhouse room.
– McCully Log House – interact and relive history with a MHS member.

Interactive Demonstrations
– Pioneer and Native American artifacts shown by Reenactor Henry Bowden.
– Spinning wheel demonstration by Jennifer Lis.
– Churn butter, see bread and potato baking in the outdoor oven, churn butter and sample it on your slice of bread served with cider.
– View an antique gun collection and enjoy frontier food made by Doug Plance and his family.
– Enjoy talking with beekeeper John Yakim while he explains the bees’ activities in his hive.

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