Second Saturday for Families

The Second Saturday Family Activity Series are typically held from 10 AM-2 PM, allowing visitors to drop-in at their convenience.  Some events will be timed.  Please see the details for each month’s program for specifics of where and when they will be held.

January 11- Make paper dolls with accompanying historic clothing, or design your own clothes.  Held at the Historical Society Museum from 10 AM- 2 PM.

February 8- Discover the history of Jazz music. We will explore pioneer musicians in Jazz, listen to samples of jazz music, identify instruments, and create word art with the feelings the music creates.   Held at the Agricultural and Industrial Museum from 10 AM- 2 PM.

March 14-  Quilting in York.  We’ll talk about why quilting was so important to people living in York County during the 1800s and look at some quilts in the museum collection, newly on display.  Children can design their own quilt squares using paper.

 

 

Event Details

Second Saturday Family Series

  • Second Saturday of Each Month
  • Please see individual activity for details.
  • Locations and times may vary.

Activities are Free.  Regular museum admission may apply.

 

Upcoming Events

January 22, 2020

ALLVETS

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January 25, 2020

Family Day: Adventures in the Chocolate Factory

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February 8, 2020

Second Saturday Lecture Series

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February 8, 2020

Second Saturday for Families

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