267 Springfield Rd.
Charlestown, NH
603.826.5700

Women of the Fort

Saturday October 6, 2018
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Sunday October 7, 2018
10:00 AM - 3:30 PM

women working around a table

This is a living history weekend dedicated to the lives of women of the Colonial Period. We anticipate:

  • discussions with the town wise-woman aka midwife
  • spinning demonstrations
  • weaving demonstrations
  • knitting demonstrations
  • hearth cooking demonstrations (open fire cooking)
  • baking demonstrations using the techniques available before the stove came to the fore
  • natural dying display and conversation
  • remake and remodel, sewing demonstrations

Saturday October 6, 2018 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Sunday October 7, 2018 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM

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