Homeschool Wednesdays

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)

Homeschool Wednesdays are still happening. March 4th you'll work in our medicine and three-sisters garden, April you'll learn about birds and see a dendrochronology activity, May you'll take part in activities to celebrate Archaeology Month. 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. March 4th, Working in the Garden: Help herbologist Gwen Fisher make a medicinal salve while learning about 19th century medicine, and then work in our Three-Sisters Garden while learning about the Cherokee and dual cropping.

April 1st, Take a hike and learn history from the trees: Take a hike down our Pinhoti Trail while listening for birds, identifying native plant species and poisonous plants, finish with a dendrochronology activity with a ranger from the Georgia Forestry Commission.
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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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.

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

Chief Vann House Historic Site