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SPECIAL EVENTSSPECIAL EVENTS                                                                                                                                                              SPECIAL EVENTSECIAL EVENTS

                                                                                                                                                                                        HISTORIC HOUSE EVENTS

                                                                                                                                                                                       NEW! OPEN HOUSE FAMILY DAYS

                                                                                                                                                                                       FAMILY DAY LAWN PARTY:
                                                                                                                                                                                       THE SCIENCE OF PLAY
                                                                                                                                                Roswell's Historic House Museums       This outdoor family fun day is packed with nineteenth
                                                                                                                                                                                       century games and educational activities. Families play
                                                                                                                                                                                       croquet, lawn tennis, horseshoes, cornhole, the game
                                                                                                                                                                                       of Graces, lawn bowling and more while learning about
                                                                                                                                                                                       scientific  principles  and  ideas.  In  addition,  families
                                                                                                                                                                                       will tour a garden, make a craft and enjoy a children’s
                                                                                                                                                                                       “Tea.”  Specifically  catered  to  homeschooled  families
                                                                                                                                                                                       and students, take-home lessons and activities will be
                                                                                                                                                                                       available for participants. Pre-registration requested.
                                                                                                                                              CANCELLED                                Date: Saturday, September 26
                                                                                                                                                                                       Time: 12:00 – 4:00 p.m.
            RIVERSIDE SOUNDS                                     ROSWELL FREE FAMILY                                                                                                   Location: Barrington Hall, Bulloch Hall,
             Join  us  at  our  FREE  concert  series  at        MOVIE SERIES AT                                                                                                         Ages: All     Smith Plantation
             Riverside  Park!  For  the  most  up-to-date                                                                                                                              Fee: Free
             information  on  this  concert series, visit        RIVERSIDE PARK                                                                                                        Registration:
     Performers         SPONSORED BY MOVIES UNDER THE STARS                                                                     FALL FARM DAY
             and dates are subject to change.                    and B98.5 FM                                                                                                          GEORGIA HISTORY FESTIVAL’S SUPER
             FLYING BUFFALOES                                    Bring a picnic along with your lawn chairs and                   FALL FARM DAY                                        MUSEUM SUNDAY FAMILY WINTER DAY
                                                                                                                                                                                       INSIDE:  A CELEBRATION OF THE ARTS
             Saturday, August 1OW                                blankets and enjoy an evening under the stars,                   Part of our Youth Day Celebration! Details on page 6.
                                                                 filled  with  great  music,  playground  fun,  and  a                                                                 Support  Georgia  Historical  Society’s  Annual  Super
             THE SUFFERS                                         family movie. Food and drinks may be purchased                   6  ANNUAL VIKING ENCAMPMENT                          Museum Sunday! Join us for a glimpse into the daily lives
                                                                                                                                                                                       of people, including the story of enslaved people, who
             Saturday, September 5                               from food trucks on site. Movies begin at dark.                  A fun way for the family to discover a different culture  are inside on a winter’s day during the early nineteenth
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                                                                                                                                  and see Viking life reenacted at Barrington Hall through  century.  This family  program  has  a  special  emphasis
                  UPDATES AND EVENT INFO.
             SETH WALKER                                         SCOOB!         CANCELLED                                         demonstrations, choreographed ritual combat, camp  on  learning  about  the  many  art  forms  that  were
                                                                 B98.5 MOVIE
             Saturday, October 3                                 Date: Saturday, August 22                                        life and crafts. Presented by Nordrike Vikingar, viking  incorporated into people’s lives on a daily basis during
                                                                                                                                  living historians will reenact events and tasks integral  this time. How did people make chores and work fun?
                                                                 ALADDIN (2019) CANCELLED                                         to the Nordic culture, including axe-throwing, receiving  How  did  people  socialize?  How  did  children  entertain
                                                                                                                                  notice to assemble for battle, and feasting with the  themselves before our modern technology? Guests
         ROSWELL 2        ND   ANNUAL PETANQUE                   Date:  Saturday, September 12                                    community. Both serious and budding Scandiphiles will  will have the opportunity to play parlor games, see a
         OPEN TOURNAMENT                                         HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 3                                             enjoy exploring  Nordic history, culture, and religion.  visual artist at work, help bake a treat, listen to a story,
                                                                                                                                  Barrington Hall will be open for tours at a reduced rate  participate in a theatrical performance, experiment
                                                                 B98.5 FAMILY HALLOWEEN MOVIE FEST
          Petanque is a fun  French family game, similar         Come dressed in your Halloween costume!                          of $5 per person (ages 13+).                         with the art of letter-writing, hear period music, and
          to  Bocce.  Easy  to  learn  but  tough  to  master!                                                                                                                         join  in  with  singing  and  dancing.  Specifically  catered
          Enjoy competing  in this open  tournament with         Time: Event starts at 4:30 p.m.                                  Dates: October 10-11                                 to homeschooled families and students, take-home
          French  culture,  food,  and  community!  Teams                   Movie begins at 6:45 p.m.                             Time: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.                         lessons and activities will be available for participants.
          forming  now. Call  Tricia for registration details  at   Date: Saturday, October 24                                    Location: Barrington Hall Back Lawn                  Pre-registration requested.
     The   Atlanta  Petanque                                                                       Ages: All
          League meets on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays at 10 a.m.                                                                    Fee: Free                                            Date: Sunday, February 7
          at Grimes Bridge Park. Please call 770-641-3950 or visit                                                                                                                     Time: 12:00 – 4:00 p.m.
 to learn more.                                                                                                                                           Location: Barrington Hall, Bulloch Hall, Smith Plantation
                                                                                                                                             See page 53 for more                      Ages: All
          Date: Sunday, September 13                                                                                                                                                   Fee: Free
          Time: 8:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.                                                                                                       information on Roswell                     Registration:
          Location: Riverside Park                                                                                                             Historic Homes and

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