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                                                               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
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                                                               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: www.RoswellGov.com/Tickets
 www.RoswellRiversideSounds.com.  Performers   SPONSORED BY MOVIES UNDER THE STARS    FALL FARM DAY
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 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
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 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
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 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
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 SETH WALKER  SCOOB!  CANCELLED  demonstrations, choreographed ritual combat, camp  on  learning  about  the  many  art  forms  that  were
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 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?
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 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
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 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.
 ethomasusa@gmail.com.  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.
 www.atlpetanque.com 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: www.RoswellGov.com/Tickets
 Location: Riverside Park   Historic Homes and
                         programming!




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