October 14th: 18th Century Children's Games at Fort Frederica
Contact: Ellen Strojan, 912-638-3639
Long before the days of Game Boys and X-Boxes, Colonial kids occupied themselves with outdoor games of skill. Modern-day children can join a park ranger on Saturday, October 14 at 2:00 pm to try their hand at the challenging Colonial games of hoop rolling, graces and cup and ball toss. This program will be held outdoors, so please dress for the weather. In case of rain or thunder storms, the program will be postponed.
Fort Frederica National Monument is located on the north end of
Did You Know?
During colonial times, the oyster shells used in the making of tabby (a type of concrete) were sometimes mined from prehistoric Indian mounds. Fort Frederica National Monument, Georgia