Programs & Events

Please note: Dates and times are subject to change

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Youth & Family Programs

 

Trails and Sails: My American Flag

Saturday, September 27; 11:00 am

Free – must fill out a Trails and Sails form

Adults and children ages 10 and up

Hear WWII survivor Christian de Marckens’ first-hand account of the German occupation in Belgium. Hear how his courageous family survived nightly home inspections for signs of Allied soldiers or resistance materials and how his mother secretly sewed scrap material into an American flag to fly when they were finally liberated.

Visit http://www.essexheritage.org/ts for more information.

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Trails and Sails: Dolls, Dolls and More Dolls

Sunday, September 28; 2-4 pm

Doll lecture; 2:30 pm

Adults and children ages 5 and up

Bring your best loved doll to explore our renowned doll collection with the museum’s doll and toy curator and visit with a local doll maker and doll clothing artisan. End the day with a special trunk show of fashions for girls and their favorite doll. Visit A Real American Girl exhibit and discover the inspiring story of the woman who started our world-renowned doll collection. Visit http://www.essexheritage.org/ts to register.

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A Magician for Non-Believers

Sunday November 2; 1:00 pm

In advance by November 1

Member $8, family, Non-member $11

Day of: Member and Non-Member: $12

Hey, what happened to that coin?  Look behind your ear!  Peter Boie world renowned master magician will amaze you with his simple and mind bending tricks. Ages: 3 and up

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New Year’s Eve Countdown to Midnight

Wednesday, December 31; 10 am – 2 pm

Member: $8, Non-member: $10

Register by: Saturday, December 27

At the door and day of $12

Walk-ins welcome as space allows

Museum open for this event only

Ring in the New Year at a museum-wide celebration.

Countdown to “Midnight” | Noisemakers | Hats | Face Painting | Ginger ale Toast

Lindsay and Her Puppet Pals | Wiggles and Giggles Music  

 

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