Hands-On History: Colonial Beauty Products

Butter churning, candle-making, and yarn-spinning–see the skills and trades of 1770 in action, led by local experts and educators in historic costume.

Demonstrations are free to attend and are ongoing between 1-5 pm on select weekend dates.

This weekend’s Hands-On History demonstration is: Colonial Beauty Products

Explore beauty regimens from 1770.

Hands-On History: Colonial Fishing

Butter churning, candle-making, and yarn-spinning–see the skills and trades of 1770 in action, led by local experts and educators in historic costume. Demonstrations are free to attend and are ongoing between 1-5 pm on select weekend dates. This weekend’s Hands-On History demonstration is: Colonial Fishing Learn about fishing tactics of 1770 that can be applied…

Hands-On History: Tinctures, Tonics, and Teas

Butter churning, candle-making, and yarn-spinning–see the skills and trades of 1770 in action, led by local experts and educators in historic costume. Demonstrations are free to attend and are ongoing between 1-5 pm on select weekend dates. This weekend’s Hands-On History demonstration is: Tinctures, Tonics, and Teas Learn about home remedies popular in the colonial…

Hands-On History: Colonial Cooking

Butter churning, candle-making, and yarn-spinning–see the skills and trades of 1770 in action, led by local experts and educators in historic costume.

Demonstrations are free to attend and are ongoing between 1-5 pm on select weekend dates.

This weekend’s Hands-On History demonstration is: Colonial Cooking

Learn how to cook easy colonial recipes!

Guided Nature Hike: Pumpkin Ash Trail

Explore the natural wonders of Piscataway Park with a guided trail walk led by an educator. Identify plants and animal life, learn about wild edible plants, or explore the changes in the Potomac River Landscape since the colonial period. $5/non-member, free for members Departs from Visitor Center at 1 pm and 3 pm. This weekend’s…

Guided Nature Hike: Sensory Hike

Explore the natural wonders of Piscataway Park with a guided trail walk led by an educator. Identify plants and animal life, learn about wild edible plants, or explore the changes in the Potomac River Landscape since the colonial period. $5/non-member, free for members Departs from Visitor Center at 1 pm and 3 pm. This weekend’s…

Guided Nature Hike: Magnify Your World

Explore the natural wonders of Piscataway Park with a guided trail walk led by an educator. Identify plants and animal life, learn about wild edible plants, or explore the changes in the Potomac River Landscape since the colonial period. $5/non-member, free for members Departs from Visitor Center at 1 pm and 3 pm. This weekend’s…

Guided Nature Hike: Signs of Spring

Explore the natural wonders of Piscataway Park with a guided trail walk led by an educator. Identify plants and animal life, learn about wild edible plants, or explore the changes in the Potomac River Landscape since the colonial period. $5/non-member, free for members Departs from Visitor Center at 1 pm and 3 pm. This weekend’s…

Guided Nature Hike: Animal Tracking

Explore the natural wonders of Piscataway Park with a guided trail walk led by an educator. Identify plants and animal life, learn about wild edible plants, or explore the changes in the Potomac River Landscape since the colonial period. $5/non-member, free for members Departs from Visitor Center at 1 pm and 3 pm. This weekend’s…