• A 1901 sketch of Theodore Roosevelt taking the oath of office in Buffalo, NY.

    Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural

    National Historic Site New York

Victorian Interlude Sign-Up Sheet

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Stenciling: Students stencil pictures on a muslin cloth and sew it together to make a marble bag. (If groups are uneven, this works best with fewer students. Six max.)

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Working with herbs: Students usually make a pot pourri bag and herbal tea. Not recommended for students with allergies. (If groups are uneven, this can better handle over six children.)

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Quilting: Students create a quilt square using fabric crayons. The pieces are then layered and sewn together. (If groups are uneven, this works best with fewer students. Six max.)

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Games: Students play games that were typical of 100 years ago. They also make a paper toy and receive a game packet. (If groups are uneven, this can better handle over six children. Even numbers work best.)

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Our very dedicated volunteers conduct most of these activities. Occasionally there is an illness, family problem or scheduling conflict and one activity has to be canceled or changed. We ask for your patience and understanding when this occurs. Thank you.

Did You Know?

Theodore Roosevelt the cowboy

Theodore Roosevelt had spent time ranching in North Dakota. He would later say "I never would have been president had it not been for my experiences in North Dakota." More...