Feb
24
1:00 PM13:00

Photograph Preservation Workshop

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Do you have old pictures stored in a shoebox or stuck in a decaying album? Learn how to  preserve these precious items for future generations at our upcoming workshop. Receive instruction from a professional archivist who will show you how to properly house and care for your historic collection of photographs.

The cost includes instruction, workshop materials, and an information packet to take with you. Bring your own photographs/photo albums to work with during the workshop. Workshop will be held in the church hall of Glen Dale United Methodist Church. Parking is available in the rear of the church. Call for reservations as there is limited space available. Payment due upon reservation. Cost is $30 per participant. $25 for members of historical societies, HCAP members, and museum professionals. 

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Aug
25
10:00 AM10:00

Appalachian Artisan Festival 2018

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Enjoy a day of free family fun at the Cockayne Farmstead. Learn about the traditional trades and crafts of Appalachia from local artisans, shop their wares, explore the 1850's farmhouse with its original collection, and take part in children’s activities.                             

Keep an eye on our Facebook page for updated information on the vendors that will be present as the date gets closer. 

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Dec
16
5:00 PM17:00

Christmas at Cockayne

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Enjoy a free family friendly evening full of holiday cheer and experience the atmosphere of an authentic Victorian Christmas! Make precious memories during our children's craft and story time, listen to the sweet serenade of carolers, enjoy holiday refreshments, and tour our rooms decorated for the season. 
A reading of "Twas the Night before Christmas and craft time to start @ 5:45, 6:45, and 7:45.

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Mother-Daughter Victorian Tea
Nov
19
1:00 PM13:00

Mother-Daughter Victorian Tea

Bring your daughter, grandaughter, niece, or any other special young lady to our 8th Annual Mother-Daughter Victorian Tea. Enjoy a Formal Victorian tea presented by Lynn Maguire, craft activity, and a horse-drawn carriage ride. Reservations are required!

Mothers/Other Adults: $10
Children: $20.00

For reservations, contact the Cockayne Farmstead at (304) 845-1411 or stop by the Visitor Center at 1105 Wheeling Ave., Glen Dale WV.

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