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Civil War Basic Summer Camp

Monday, 07/16/2018 9:00 AM - Friday, 07/20/2018 12:00 PM

The Civil War Basic Camp is a unique hands on approach to the history of the American Civil War. Activities include enlistment, drill and tactics, uniforms and equipment, flags, food ways and shelters used by both Union and Confederate Infantry. The camp includes a tour of the 1861 portion of Manassas National Battlefield. Registration for this camp can be done on line at www.pwcparks.org or by calling 703-792-8320 or 703-365-7895. Attachments

Civil War Homefront Camp

Monday, 07/23/2018 9:00 AM - Friday, 07/27/2018 12:00 PM

The Homefront camp is designed to give participants a feel for life as a young person while fathers and older brothers are off fighting the War. Activities will include farm chores, food ways to include substitutions, Court day, 19th century fishing, letters to loved ones, sewing and needle work. On the last day participants will have a community picnic and homemade ice cream. Registration for this camp can be completed on line at www.pwcparks.org or by calling 703-792-8320 or 703-365-7895. Attachments

PWC African American History & Culture Bus Tour

Saturday, 11/17/2018 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Are you interested in unique and powerful stories behind the African American history of Prince William County? If so, join local historians for our African American History and Culture Bus Tour! We will travel the county, stepping back in time from the 1800s to the 1960s; stopping at many special (and some forgotten) sites. We'll talk about lifestyle, challenges, & focus on the power of education. Sign up and come along for this very special experience! Tour will start in the parking lot.  Attachments


 

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