Charm Crowns and Fairy Tales – Children’s Story Time
Come join us each week for a story and some warm apple cider to celebrate the season! We even get crafty—you can make whimsical “charm crowns” to wear on your heads to make you feel even more festive! Drop in for one story or come to them all. At each Story Time, we will make and add a new handmade charm to your crown!
Our story titles will include such Caldecott-Medal-winning books as White Snow, Bright Snow by Alvin Tresselt; The Big Snow by Berta and Elmer Hader; Owl Moon by Jane Yolen; The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg, and a special MUSICAL story time with Mary King - Wednesday, December 14.
Free with regular Mansion admission! Drop-ins welcome!
Thursday, March 27
Lords, Ladies, & Mummies: The Story of Highclere Castle, the Real Downton Abbey* Talk & Tea with Curt DiCamillo
Wednesday, April 02
- Wednesday, April 30
Friday, April 04
(Mar 07, '14)
Since Kris is off this week I decided I would double up on posts and change the format a little bit. Below are an assortment of cones (and one non conifer). Can you give all 7 common names (or scientific for bonus points)? Try to identify them all, and if you can’t; then […]
A Trip to New Orleans
(Oct 01, '13)
Have you ever marveled at the different ways men and women see historic sites? Here at Blithewold, Docents have to be prepared to answer very different questions from visitors. Marjorie Lyon, herself, was well aware of this disparity, and in … Continue reading