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  • Morristown National Historical Park

    “Extra Baggage”: The Women and Children of the Continental Army

    Saturday, May 2, 2015

    Washington lamented that the women and children of the Continental Army—the families of the soldiers—slowed down the army on the march but he knew that many had nowhere else to go. More

    Time:
    1:30 PM to 4:00 PM
    Location:
    Soldier Huts
    Fees:
    free
  • Morristown National Historical Park

    Walk on the Wild Side: Bird Watch

    Saturday, May 2, 2015

    Take a walk around Jockey Hollow with Park Ranger to learn about the birds that call it home. We will take a close look to see what birds are flying above us and keep a count of what and how many we see. More

    Time:
    8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
    Location:
    Jockey Hollow Visitor Center
    Fees:
    free
  • Morristown National Historical Park

    Soldier's Knapsack

    Sunday, May 3, 2015

    What items would a Continental Army soldier carry to help him to fight, eat, and pass the time? Join a park ranger to discover what things were so important to soldiers that they carried them throughout the Revolution. More

    Time:
    1:30 PM to 4:00 PM
    Location:
    Wick House
    Fees:
    Free
  • Morristown National Historical Park

    Council of War and the French Alliance

    Saturday, May 9, 2015

    Learn about the status of the war and how the French assisted the American cause. More

    Time:
    1:00 PM to 1:45 PM,2:00 PM to 2:45 PM,3:00 PM to 3:45 PM
    Location:
    Ford Mansion
    Fees:
    $4.00 per adult
  • Morristown National Historical Park

    Women of the Ford Mansion

    Sunday, May 10, 2015

    Enter the Ford Mansion through the eyes of Mrs. Ford, her daughter Elizabeth, Martha Washington, and the female servants. More

    Time:
    10:00 AM to 10:45 AM,11:00 AM to 11:45 AM,1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
    Location:
    Ford Mansion
    Fees:
    $4.00 per Adult
  • Morristown National Historical Park

    Encampment Reenactment Weekend

    Saturday, May 16, 2015

    The Continental Army encampment comes to life! Join us the weekend of May 16th and 17th as soldiers, their wives and children return to Jockey Hollow. More

    Time:
    10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
    Location:
    Jockey Hollow
    Fees:
    free
  • Morristown National Historical Park

    Encampment Reenactment Weekend

    Sunday, May 17, 2015

    The Continental Army encampment comes to life! Join us the weekend of May 16th and 17th as soldiers, their wives and children return to Jockey Hollow. More

    Time:
    10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
    Location:
    Jockey Hollow
    Fees:
    free
  • Morristown National Historical Park

    “Extra Baggage”: The Women and Children of the Continental Army

    Saturday, May 23, 2015

    Washington lamented that the women and children of the Continental Army—the families of the soldiers—slowed down the army on the march but he knew that many had nowhere else to go. More

    Time:
    1:30 PM to 4:00 PM
    Location:
    Soldier Huts
    Fees:
    free
  • Morristown National Historical Park

    Fort Nonsense: Defenses of War

    Saturday, May 23, 2015

    Join a Park Ranger at Fort Nonsense to see for yourself the advantages of this defensive site and learn how Fort Nonsense go its name. More

    Time:
    1:00 PM to 1:30 PM,2:00 PM to 2:30 PM,3:00 PM to 3:30 PM
    Location:
    Fort Nonsense
    Fees:
    free
  • Morristown National Historical Park

    Remembering the Dead

    Saturday, May 23, 2015

    Disease, battle, execution, and murder were just some of the causes of the death of Washington’s soldiers. Commemorate Memorial Day by remembering the soldiers who died during the winter encampments at Morristown. More

    Time:
    1:00 PM to 2:00 PM,3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    Location:
    Jockey Hollow Visitor Center
    Fees:
    free
  • Morristown National Historical Park

    Going Loomy

    Sunday, May 24, 2015

    Visit the Wick House for hands-on instruction about the basics of weaving using a table loom or tape loom. Learn about the clothing of the 18th Century and how families worked together to prepare their clothes. More

    Time:
    11:00 AM to 11:30 AM,1:00 PM to 1:30 PM,3:00 PM to 3:30 PM
    Location:
    Jockey Hollow Visitor Center
    Fees:
    free

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