Wilton House Museum to host Family Day
June 19 2013 - Geared towards elementary and middle school-aged children, 1 p.m., $5
Wilton House Museum, 215 S. Wilton Rd., will host Family Day at 1 p.m. Geared towards elementary and middle school-aged children, enjoy tours of the historic house, colonial games and activities. Admission is $5 per person. Registration is required. For details, call 282-5936 x4 or visit http://www.wiltonhousemuseum.org
Learn about pest management in 1860 at Meadow Farm Museum
June 22 2013 - , 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Free
Learn how Mrs. Sheppard handled pest management in 1860 at Meadow Farm Museum, 3400 Mountain Rd., from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. She purchased netting from Chiles & Chennery in Richmond. Find out how this netting and other means were used to manage pests and keep furniture looking new. Admission is free. For details, call 501-2130 or visit http://www.henricorecandparks.com
Richmond National Battlefield Park’s 2013 Summer Ranger Series at Malvern Hill
June 22 2013 - 'Fearful to Behold: The Federal Artillery at Malvern Hill', 2 p.m., Free
Richmond National Battlefield Park’s 2013 Summer Ranger Series will present “Fearful to Behold: The Federal Artillery at Malvern Hill” at 2 p.m. at Malvern Hill, 9175 Willis Church Rd. The 1.5 hour ranger-guided program involves an easy half-mile walk. Admission is free. For details, call 226-1981 or visit http://www.nps.gov/rich
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