Saturday in the City Program (subject to change)

October 13, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Historic St. Mary's City
18751 Hogaboom Ln
St Marys City, MD 20686
$10 adult; $9 senior; $6 youth; free to ages 5 and younger, and to Friends members
Visitor Center
(240) 895-4990

11:30 a.m.  How did the Yaocomaco people get their string, without stores to browse, or the Internet to search?  Come to the Hamlet and learn how to make cordage like the Woodland Indians did.  (approximately 20 minutes)

12:30 p.m.  Discover what friskets, coffins, carriages, garters, gallows, and the devil’s tail have to do with printing and St. Mary’s City.  You might be impressed(approximately 30 minutes)

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.  The Maryland Dove has relocated to the St. Mary’s College of Maryland dock.  Passenger shuttles will run throughout the day between the State House parking lot and the College dock.  Please meet in the State House parking lot to catch the shuttle.

2:00 p.m.  Magic, witchcraft, or just good science?  Visit the Spray household and learn how they deal with death and illness during the harvest season.  (approximately 30 minutes)