Ever wondered what it was like to grow up in the pioneer era? Now’s your chance to find out! During this hour-long “mini camp,” you will get to try your hand at a variety of activities familiar to pioneer kids, including churning butter; practicing penmanship on a slate board; playing jacks, cat’s cradle, and other traditional games; and making a corn husk kid to take home! Best for ages 9-12.
FREE, but space is limited and registration is required. Register online through the Scott County Library System website or by calling the library beginning on 5/16 at 10:00am. All pioneer camps start at 2pm
6/20: Prior Lake
6/21: Elko New Market
7/18: Belle Plaine
8/1: New Prague
Program is presented in partnership with the Scott County Library System and funded by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage (Legacy) Amendment. For more information, call 952-445-0378 or email Stephanie.