• Carl Sandburg Home and Barn

    Carl Sandburg Home

    National Historic Site North Carolina

Event Details

  • Multiple Days: 11/29/2014, 12/27/2014

    Location: Carl Sandburg Home NHS | Map Time: 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM Fee Information: Free

Join us on the Saturday mornings after Thanksgiving Christmas to revel with local musicians and storytellers. Music/storytelling will be held from 10:30 to 12:30 in the garage adjacent to the Sandburg Home.  Hot cider and cookies will be served. Holiday craft-making will be offered in the bookstore from 10am to 1pm.  Music and craft-making is free, there is a small fee to tour the Sandburg Home. The house will be decorated in the simple style of the Sandburgs with poinsettias and a traditionally decorated Christmas tree from Thanksgiving until January 6th, 2015.

November 29
10 am to 1pm - holiday craft-making in the bookstore
10 am - New Mountain Strings play dulcimers in the bookstore
10:30 am - Lucy Allen and Marshall Goers sign holiday music in the Sandburg garage
11:30 am - Black Feather shares Cherokee Indian holiday stories in the Sandburg garage
11:30 am to 12:30 pm - Carl Sandburg's granddaughter, Paula Steichen Polega will autograph her bookMy Connemarain the bookstore

December 27
10 am - 1pm - holiday craft-making in the bookstore
10 am - Steve and Jean Smith play holiday music on hammered dulcimer in the bookstore
11 am - Becky Stone shares traditional African-American holiday stories in the Sandburg garage
noon - Pat Corn plays holiday music with sing-a-long in the Sandburg garage