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Kids

All Dolled Up
By July 14, 2014 Read More →

All Dolled Up

Sisters Maryann and Susannah Whiting played with these dolls at their home on Vine Street in Peterborough in the 1840s. Maryann and Susannah’s dolls are part of the Monadnock Center’s collection of antique dolls and toys.  Known as milliner’s dolls, these papier mache ladies were made in Europe and exported to the United States to […]

Fairy House ~ Vacation Week Workshops
By April 9, 2014 Read More →

Fairy House ~ Vacation Week Workshops

The Monadnock Center for History & Culture is hosting 3 workshop days filled with fairy fun! To prepare us all for this year’s Fairy House Day (July 19) we are offering a series of workshops to get everyone started! Workshops: Wednesday, April 23 – Make your own fairies Fashion several fairies to take home from […]

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Find Your Voice: Writing Camp for Young Authors
By January 22, 2014 Read More →

Find Your Voice: Writing Camp for Young Authors

Find Your Voice: Writing Camp for Young Authors July 14-18  Grades 3-5, 6-8 DOWNLOAD: Finding Your Voice Enrollment Form_2014 We all have stories to tell. Using the resources and the grounds of the Monadnock Center for History and Culture, we will build on the stories of others’ lives to create our own. Young writers will discover and […]

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Hunting for Local Treasures: Kids Writing Camp
By May 30, 2013 Read More →

Hunting for Local Treasures: Kids Writing Camp

Hunting for Local Treasures Grades 3-5, 6-8 July 22nd-26th  9:00-12:00 We all have stories to tell.  Using the resources and the grounds of the Monadnock Center for History and Culture, we will build on the stories of others’ lives to create our own.  Young writers will discover and write about the local treasures in their […]

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