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Christmas at Oak View Farm: How they Celebrated from 1850 to 1950

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Sara E. Drumheller

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Available for one week only: December 5–11, 2016.

Tour the Plank Kitchen and Main House and see decorations interpreting five different time periods in Oak View’s history (Antebellum Era, Civil War Era, Victorian Era, Great Depression, and World War II)!
This program explores how historic events impacted holiday customs, traditions and decorations through the years. Two short games are part of the program, too!
Group Tours begin at 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Mon.–Fri. and last approximately one hour. Programs are free but reservations are required!
Tours at 1:30 p.m. Mon.–Fri. are available for individual signup as well as tours on Saturday and Sunday here.
This program is open to any group, but is particularly popular for homeschool groups, senior centers and retirement communities.
Reservations can be made by calling 919-212-7695. Reservations will be accepted through November 28.
Looking for information about our evening Christmas event – "Sleigh Rides and Cider: A Winter Night at Oak View"?



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Created at 7/3/2012 1:50 PM by Sara E. Drumheller
Last modified at 10/7/2016 4:22 PM by Stephen R. Walston





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