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Hands on History in Ringwood at Ringwood Manor
Here are more fun activities in Ringwood, New Jersey.
- As of November 1, 2022, these are the details that have been released about this event.
Hands on History Day
Join Ringwood Manor’s historic staff on select Sundays and try your hand at a different historic activity or craft every week!
Have history come alive for your children.
When is this event?
October 9, 2022 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
When is the raindate?
No rain date information has been provided.
Does this event repeat?
This event is held on select Sundays.
Is the event indoors or outdoors?Outdoor
Is registration required?No
Hands on History Schedule
- Sunday, September 11th- Games & Toys!
- Try your hand at historic games & toys that children would have played with in the 19th century. Hoop & stick, the Game of Graces, Ball-in-Cup, and more!
- Sunday, September 18th- Candle Making!
- Try and make your own candle by wax dipping. Take it home with you when your are done!
- Sunday, October 2nd- Books to Movies!
- Check out some 19th century historic books that were later made into popular movies. Authors like Jane Austen, Emily Bronte, Charles Dickens, and more will be highlighted!
- Sunday, October 9th- Historic Clothing & Dress!
- Check out the various clothing items people would have worn during the 19th century and find out the step-by-step process of getting dressed for the day.
- Sunday, October 16th- Wool & Lattice!
- Learn how to spin wool into thread and weaving techniques of the 19th century.
- Sunday, October 23rd- Make Your Own Mask!
- Just in time for Halloween, you can make your own masquerade mask to wear.
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