LIVERMORE — Washburn-Norlands Living History Center, 290 Norlands Road, will offer two new living history programs this month.

Touching the Past will take place at 10 a.m. Aug. 21. Participants will spend an hour with Aunt Clara in the Farmer’s Cottage kitchen, learning about farm life in 1870. There will be an artifact game and a journal project. Children age 10 and older and adults are welcome.

There will be a guided nature walk on a historic carriage trail to the Pools of Simeon at 10 a.m. Aug. 23. Participants will learn about the changing landscape, trees and flowers, and climb to an overlook with a view of Mount Washington. Sturdy footwear is recommended. Children 8 and older must be accompanied by an adult.

Space for both activities is limited. Reservations are required. Admission costs $12 for adults and $8 for children younger than 12 and includes a living history tour.

For more information, call 897-4366 or email [email protected]


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