It’s About Time!
February Vacation Week Programs


Tuesday, February 21, 10:30-11:30am
Join Director of Programs, Lauren Kosky-Stamm, for a fun hour of stories, snack and a special time-themed craft at the Blanchard House. Make a pocket-watch, great for learning to tell time and pretend play. Cost is FREE for Members and $5 for Non-Member Children (max. $15 per family)


Wednesday, February 22, 10:30 – 12:30pm
Help local clock expert, Bob Frishman take apart and tinker with clocks. This hands-on program gives kids a chance to use tools to explore the inner workings of these wonderful appliances. Find out how clocks have changed over time and what really makes them tick. Cost is FREE for Members and $5 for Non-Member Children (max. $15 per family)

Thursday, February 23, 10:30 – 11:30am
Join Director of Programs, Lauren Kosky-Stamm, for a fun hour of stories, snack and a special time-themed craft at the Blanchard House! Make a pocket sized calendar similar to the inventive Louis Prang & Co. calendar greeting card from our collection. Cost is FREE for Members and $5 for Non-Member Children (max. $15 per family)  

Friday, February 24, & Saturday, February 25, 10:30am-3:30pm
What did people do to pass the time without televisions, computers, tablets, and cell-phones? Visit the Blanchard House to try games and activities that many families in the 19th Century would use to occupy their time. Suggested Donation: $5 per child