Summer Vacation Camp: Patriotic Week
Patriotic Week (July 2-6)
Note: There is no class on Wednesday, July 4th.
This week is all about the 4th of July! Campers will learn about the History of Bristol (the birthplace of the 4th of July Parade!), while enjoying activities such as patriotic arts and crafts, victory garden fun, apple pie-making, making a Lincoln log cabin, historical re-enactments & skits, a tour of the Mansion, Native American stories & art, and a camp parade.
This week will end with a Family Fun Friday performance - TBA
*We prefer that you register for camp online. If you experience difficulty or have questions or concerns, please call our registrar at 401-253-2707 x 21.
Wednesday, May 15
- Wednesday, June 19
Introduction to Watercolor
Thursday, May 23
Tree Mob at the Arnold Arboretum
Saturday, May 25
Behind the Scenes Tour
Marjorie’s dove tree turns 40
(May 16, '13)
It’s a lucky visitor whose gaze turns east along the path between the mansion and the Enclosed Garden, instead of west across the blooming North Garden and Great Lawn to Narragansett Bay. The western view is a compelling one to be sure and even I am caught up short by it every time I walk ...
The Costume Collection
(Jan 07, '13)
Many of you already know about the fabulous collection of gowns and accessories belonging to Bessie Van Wickle McKee that came home to Blithewold last year. Forty-one dresses with accessories, coats, and hats, had been given to the Colonial Dames … Continue reading