• Carl Sandburg Home and Barn

    Carl Sandburg Home

    National Historic Site North Carolina

2014 Schedule Of Special Events

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  • Christmas at Connemara

    Saturday, December 27, 2014

    Musicians and storytellers will perform traditional holiday stories and music on Saturday mornings November 29 and December 27. More


November 29 and December 27 at 10:00 a.m.
Christmas at Connemara
Join us on Saturday morning to revel with local musicians and storytellers. Music/storytelling will be held from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm in the garage adjacent to the Sandburg Home. Hot cider and cookies will be served. Holiday craft-making will be offered from 10am to 1pm. 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 book My Connemara in 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

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