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Summer at the Little Red Schoolhouse


Our summer program is for students who have finished first grade through sixth grade. We meet from 9:00 am until 12:30 pm, Monday through Friday, for one week.

What do we do? Each year we have a different theme to the week. We get to see what school was like 100 years ago. We do reading, writing, and arithmetic, but we also do lots of recess! We write on slates, sing old songs, learn fun games, and make creative crafts.

Each Friday, we will host parents, family, and guests at 11:00 am to show them what we’ve learned—and to serve them the ice cream we’ll make on Thursday. It’s always a grand finale to a wonderful week of summer!

Sessions are $60.00 per child for nonmembers and $55.00 per child for Historical Society members.

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Take a peek at the Summer at the Schoolhouse program from 2014:

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