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Registration Deadline:
Monday, July 2, 2018 by 4:00 pm.

To submit payment via credit card use the "Buy Now" link below.

To submit payment via check, make checks payment to "The Perry House Foundation" and mail to Perry House, 1128 West Broad Street, Stratford, CT 06615

Colonial Kids at Perry House

The experience will run from July 16-July 20 between the times of 9:30 am and 12:30 pm. The cost of this experience is $130. To reserve your spot, please complete all the required forms via the link below or download the pdf and drop it off to the Perry House on Saturdays between 9:00 am and 12:00 pm or by appointment. 

Day 1 - Colonial Kids*
Students will have an understanding of what life was like during colonial times for kids. We will play colonial games and make a colonial craft.

Day 2 - Native Americans*
On this day the students will explore what life was like for Native Americans in Stratford. We will learn stories, look at maps and make a craft.

Day 3 - School*
School was very different for kids during colonial times. Kids will discover what school was like for children of the past through fun and interesting activities. 

Day 4 - Life in Stratford*
There will be a field trip to the cemetery. We will learn about the important people of Stratford through the use of the cemetery.

Day 5 - You be the Historian*
This is an opportunity for kids to show what they know. The beginning of the day will start with learning more about archaeology and anthropology. Then mark your calendars from 12:00-12:30 as we invite parents, grandparents and other friends to come see what is happening at the Perry House. The students will show off what they learned through artifacts and discussion. Light refreshments will be served. 

Every day students will have an opportunity for a snack. Please provide one for your colonial explorer. In consideration of others, please be sure it is peanut free.

*The days are subject to change without notice due to unforeseen circumstances.