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Christmas with the Roosevelts

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News Release Date: December 1, 2012

On Saturday, December 8, 2012 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sagamore Hill National Historic Site will host Christmas with the Roosevelts at Sagamore Hill. Activities will include holiday music performed on a harp and flute by Musica Dolce, Christmas carols sung by Close Enough, and a very special appearance by "Theodore Roosevelt," as portrayed by James Foote. Mr. Roosevelt will share his reminiscences of how the Roosevelts celebrated Christmas at Sagamore Hill and in the White House. In addition, there will be holiday arts and crafts activities for children of all ages and a demonstration of paper ornament creation. Complimentary hot cocoa will be provided by the Friends of Sagamore Hill. All items in the Visitor Center bookstore will be 15% off on both Saturday December 8 and Sunday December 9.



 

Did You Know?

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Alice Lee and Theodore Roosevelt were married on his 22 nd birthday, October 27, 1880. They took their honeymoon in Europe the following summer, where Roosevelt included climbing Switzerland’s most famous Alpine peak—the Matterhorn, almost 15,000 feet tall—in his adventures.