Homeschool Wednesdays

Wednesday, Dec 18, 2019 (9:30 AM to 1 PM)
Wednesday, Feb 5, 2020 (9:30 AM to 1 PM)
Wednesday, Mar 4, 2020 (9:30 AM to 1 PM)
Wednesday, Apr 1, 2020 (9:30 AM to 1 PM)
Wednesday, May 6, 2020 (9:30 AM to 1 PM)

The Vann House is hosting a full season of homeschool days for the 2019-2020 school year. Starting in September, Homeschool Wednesdays will take place once a month and will cover many diverse topics about the people who have lived on the Vann Plantation and the daily activities they took part in. Pre-registration required.

Starting in September, Homeschool Wednesdays will take place once a month and will cover many diverse topics about the people who have lived on the Vann Plantation and the daily activities they took part in. Programs will begin at 9:30 each morning and should be expected to run about 2.5 hours. After each program, feel free to use our outdoor picnic tables. You must call to pre-register! 706-695-2598. If you call to pre-register a large group, please have each student's name and age. Each program will be suitable for ages 6-16. Children 5 and under are the responsibility of a parent or guardian, and are not charged admission. Admission is $5.50 per student per program. Library passes will not be accepted for this program. Please be prepared to pay when you register.

September 4th, All about the Vann House: Creep through the farmstead cabins, get an in depth tour of the Vann House and learn everything about the Vann’s.

October 2nd, Tools and Weapons Across Time: See pre-European contact tools compared to their 19th century Cherokee counterpart.

November 6th, Quilting and Cooking: We’ll be cooking up some old-fashioned food and learning about the old ones who quilted for their families.

December 18th, Winter Festivals at Spring Place: Tour the house decorated for the holidays and learn about Cherokee and Moravian winter festivals.

January 8th, Pottery and Painting: Pottery has been used by all cultures across time, learn about Cherokee pottery and the ochre used to paint it.

February 5th, Black History Month: We’ll talk about slavery and the enslaved Africans who lived on the Vann Plantation while working with cotton fibers.

March 4th, Women’s History Month: Learn about some of the important historic women of Spring Place while working in our Three-Sisters Garden.

April 1st, Hit the Trail: Take a hike down our Pinhoti Trail while listening for birds, identifying native plant species and poisonous plants.

May 6th, Archaeology Day: Learn about artifacts and how they get buried. We’ll show you the tools and steps archaeologists take to dig them up.

Admission: $5.50
Event Phone: 706-695-2598

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Location
Chief Vann House Historic Site
82 Highway 225 N
Chatsworth, GA 30705
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GPS Coordinates:

N 34.763937 | W -084.822056
Located 3 miles west of Chatsworth at the intersection of Highways 225 and 52-A.


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Chief Vann House Historic Site
82 Highway 225 N
Chatsworth, GA 30705 View Details


  34.763937
Chief Vann House Historic Site