Nov 9- B25s are Back
Nov 9 -Doolittle Final Toast
Sun. Nov. 10, 12:00-4:00 pm at Carriage Hill MetroPark – Vices of the 1880s: Tobacco, Alcohol and Others. Help the farm hands strip the cured tobacco from the stalk and get it ready for sale as they did 100 years ago. Watch as tobacco plugs are made. Ongoing demonstrations
Dec 1 – Sun. Dec. 1, 12:00-4:00 pm- Carriage Hill Metro Park: Carriage Hill Historical Farm 7850 E. Shull Rd., Dayton, OH 45424 Description: String cranberries and popcorn for the farm-grown cedar tree just like families did a century ago. Enjoy fresh baked gingerbread and sample chestnuts hot from the fireplace. Play some period parlor games. At our Visitor Center you can make a Victorian Christmas decoration to take home. Age Range: All ages Dates(s): Sun. Dec. 1, 12:00-4:00 pm (937) 278-2609FREE
Dec 14 – Sat. Dec. 14, 5:30-9:00 pm – Carriage Hill Metro Park: Carriage Hill Historical Farm 7850 E. Shull Rd., Dayton, OH 45424 Come join us for a candlelit stroll through the farm and experience what it was like at night. Listen to holiday music, play some parlor games or watch some historic crafts. An old fashioned Victorian Christmas will come to life. Concessions will be available. All ages (937) 278-2609 FREE
Saturday, Jan 18, 2014
Family Day: Robots Among Us – Commemorate the 10th anniversary of the landing of the Mars Rovers (Spirit and Opportunity) by learning about the exciting field of robotics through fun demos and hands-on activities. Free admission. 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Saturday, Feb 15, 2014
Family Day: Stratos Jump – This month’s theme complements the museum’s temporary exhibit highlighting the incredible high-altitude jump from 128,100 feet above the Earth! Learn about gravity, freefall, the speed of sound and more through fun demos and hands-on activities as we commemorate this record breaking feat. Free admission. 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Saturday, Mar 15, 2014
Family Day: Lighter than Air Flight – Family Day will once again feature the museum’s temporary exhibit highlighting the incredible high-altitude, high speed Stratos jump through fun demos and hands-on activities focusing on balloon travel and the properties of air. Free admission. 10 a.m.-3 p.m.