Home School Days

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Spring Home School Days are Thurs., Apr. 26 & Fri. Apr. 27, 2018. - Registration is open.  

  • Join us for a day of Work & Play: 1860s Style!
    • Activities may include: planting crops, shelling corn, cutting firewood, playing outdoor and silly parlor games, or join the 'new' 1860s craze, Base Ball!            Visit the Mahaffie House and the blacksmith.
  • Two sessions available:
    • 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. or 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. 
    • Each session limited to 125 students
    • Activities take a break from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. 
  • Cost is $5/student, ages 5-17, ages 4 & under and accompanying adults are admitted free. One stagecoach ride is included in the student fee. Adults are $2/stagecoach ride. 
  • Families are invited to enjoy activities at their own pace. You can visit each station at your leisure during the open house format during your registered time. 
  • Mahaffie staff and volunteers are dressed in 1860s clothing at each activity.
  • Park in the Heritage Center lot, pay your admission and pick up your map when you arrive.
  • You are welcome to bring your own lunch to enjoy at the picnic tables on the grounds after you are finished with your session. 
  • Plan to visit The Heritage Center Mahaffie Market. This gift shop offers many family friendly items.
  • Registration required:
  • Fall Home School Days are Thurs., Sept. 6, and Fri., Sept. 7, 2018. 

Additional questions? Call Mahaffie: 913-971-5111