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Blackberry Farm presents Laura Ingalls Wilder

May 20, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Pretend to live in the 1800s just like Laura Ingalls Wilder and her family did!  Observe and participate in activities including candle dipping, making cornbread, sewing, blacksmithing, weaving, tour a one-room schoolhouse and more!

Join us at 1 p.m. for our presentation on Laura moving to Missouri, highlighting the challenges and fun of living in the frontier in the late 1800s.

This event is included with daily admission.
Scout groups: register in advance for group rate.



May 20, 2017


Blackberry Farm



100 S. Barnes Rd.
Aurora, IL 60506 United States
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