School Days Program Information
Time: AM or PM sessions available: 8:45-11:20 AM or 11:40 AM – 2:15 PM
Location: Grignon Mansion
Cost: $4.50/student; all teachers and chaperones are free
Spring School Days: The Fur Trade
Date: May 6-7, 2020 CANCELLED
Description: Spring School Days: The Fur Trade teaches 2nd – 5th graders about voyageur and American Indian life in Wisconsin from 1630 to 1850. Visiting students experience 20 demonstrations and hands-on activities, including trading, portaging, maple sugar and wild rice harvesting, and American Indian games.
Fall School Days: Home and Harvest
Date: October 7 & 8, 2020
Description: This program teaches students about pioneer life in Wisconsin from 1800 to 1860. Visiting students experience 20 demonstrations and hands-on activities, including threshing, candle dipping, butter making, quill writing, corn shelling, and 19th-century games.