Jane Andrews Student Event Day

Avoca Museum’s Jane Andrews Student Event Day Presents: “The Last Full Measure: The Civil War in Southside Virginia” May 5, 2016
(9:45 AM – 1:15 PM)
See American History come to life as your 4th and 5th graders come face-to-face with living history interpreters and demonstrators. Our programs all have special emphasis on the role played by central Virginia in the Civil War and with relevance to Virginia Standards of Learning.
In this single-day program, students will learn about the Civil War experiences of civilians, soldiers, and slaves through programs featuring:
- 19th century games and diversions
- Demonstrations by soldier re-enactors and artisans
- Dramatic presentations by living history actors
The cost is only $5 per student. Teachers and other chaperones attend free. Have students pack a lunch and enjoy your lunch here on the grounds of beautiful Avoca Museum. For more information and to register, please call Avoca Museum at (434) 369-1076 or e-mail : avocamuseums@embarqmail.com . We hope that you can join us for this fun and educational event.