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Step Back to the 1860’s!

Historical Family Fun at Cornell's Botanical Garden



Special Event

Step Back to the 1860’s!

Saturday, April 25; 1:00 to 5:00 pm

Discover what life was like in Ithaca at the time of Cornell’s Charter signing, with hands-on activities based on the diaries of local youth from the 1860's! Taste delicate cake, make a broom, play old-fashioned games, learn about Forest Home’s water mills and more. Special guest will be family-friendly musician Dave Ruch playing period songs to sing and move to. This is a Judy’s Day Family Program presented in cooperation with The History Center of Tompkins County.

Fee: $5 per person, $10 per family; free for Members

Location: Nevin Welcome Center

More details at www.cornellplantations.org