Archive for Thursday, May 25, 2006

Calendar of events

May 25, 2006

June 2

5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.: Period music, with auto harps, dulcimer, banjo and more.

  • Battlefield tours: Black Jack cabin tours by the Santa Fe Trail Historical Society; prairie tours by the Native Plant Society.

6 p.m.: Campfire supper of buffalo stew, cornbread, mixed berry cobbler, $20 in advance, $25 at the gate, $6 for children under 12.

7:30 p.m.: "John Brown's Letter to His Wife," portrayal by Arnold Schofield.

June 3

7:30 a.m.: Breakfast of sausage, gravy, biscuits, fruit and coffee, $10 in advance or $12 at the gate, $5 for children under 12.

8:30 a.m.: Invocation by the Reverend Adair, portrayed by Ron Rushley.

9 a.m.: Portrayal of August Bondi by Bill Worley and "appearance" by John Brown.

10 a.m.: Music by the Blue & Gray Brigade.

  • Battlefield tours: Black Jack cabin tours by the Santa Fe Trail Historical Society; prairie tours by the Native Plant Society.

1:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.: Narrated motor coach tour of John Brown's trail, visiting the Pottawatomie Massacre site, Osawatomie and other points of interest, $10, limited to 50 participants.

Also see the "Legends of John Brown" exhibit, with 22 silkscreen prints on display at Holt-Russell Gallery in Parmenter Hall, Baker University, through June 19.

Source: www.blackjackbattlefield.org

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