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men dressed in 18th century clothes with rifles

Augusta County Militia

September 29, 2018 4:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The Augusta County Militia will explore the life and times of early Appalachian pioneer Joseph Doddridge, demonstrating several crafts and conducting militia operations.

Pricketts Fort

Lecture by Dr. Marian Hollinger

September 23, 2018 2:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Lecture: Artist George Caleb Bingham by Dr. Marian Hollinger. Enjoy a relaxing afternoon in the Pricketts Fort Visitor Center as Dr. Marian Hollinger discusses the life and art of artist George Caleb. Bingham’s art is the earliest and finest body of work depicting frontier life in America. (This lecture is free to the public.)

period plants growing at Pricketts Fort State Park

Kids’ Naturalist Program

September 8, 2018 10:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Bring the kids to the park and let them discover the wonders of nature, everything from bugs and flowers to birds and trees. Your child will have fun while they learn! This program is for children ages 10 to 13. The program is free, but children must be registered. To do so, go to www.prickettsfort.org/register or call the office at 304-363-3030. (Limit: 25 students.)