Saturday, August 17, 2013

Upcoming Classes at Hansen Nature Center

Butterfly Gardening and Beginner ID Class
Date: Saturday, September 7th
Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm
Learn about common local butterflies and how to attract them to your garden. Presented by naturalist Liz Magnanti. Registration is required, space is limited.
Call 359-7044 to register

Monarch Tagging
Date: Saturday, September 7th
Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Join naturalist Liz Magnanti to learn how to tag monarch butterflies as they make their fall migration to Mexico. After instruction, we will catch and tag all we find at the park. All participants will receive instruction on how to track the monarchs tagged in class. Registration is required as space is limited. Ages 12 and up with adult. Call 359-7044 to register

Civil War Days

Tinker Homestead and Farm Museum 10th Annual Civil War Days

We would like to thank the participants in this years re-enactment. Units that participated included the 28th NY Volunteer Infantry, 14th Brooklyn, 1st Tennessee, 34th North Carolina and the Madison Louisiana Light Artillery. Also, thank you to all the civilian re-enactors who add greatly to the Living History Experience.

Thank you also to Pack 332 for assisting with Food and Refreshments as well as post battle clean-up.
Finally, A thank you to all the volunteers who helped with the event, the Henrietta Parks Department and Town Historian Tina Thompson, without whose help this event would not be possible.

For more photos check out the following links:

Henrietta Post
Democrat & Chronicle
Tinker Civil War Days Photo Gallery 
Marie De Jesus Photography