Laura Ingalls Wilder Days Showcase

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Laura Ingalls Wilder Days

Saturday July 24th, 2010

Hours of Operation: 9 am-4:30 pm

Cost: $8 adults, $7 Seniors, $6 children 5-17 (4 and under free)

FREE with Park Membership.

Shuttle Bus Parking

Heritage Hill will provide a free shuttle service to the park from our designated parking shuttle bus parking area. The shuttle will run regularly throughout the day. The location will be:

Cerebral Palsy Center 2801 South Webster Ave Green Bay, WI 54301

Event Program

Timeline of Events for Saturday, July 24

9am Park Opens

9:15am Melissa Anderson, Dean Butler and Bill Anderson Presentation

10:15am Melissa Anderson, Dean Butler and Bill Anderson Presentation

11:15am Melissa Anderson, Dean Butler and Bill Anderson Presentation

12:00pm Laura and Almanzo look a like contest

1:30pm-3:30pm Melissa Anderson, Dean Butler and William Anderson to sign autographs

Autograph Guidelines

Maximum of Three items per person

Autographed items only include works published by Melissa Anderson, Dean Butler, and William Anderson. Items are available for purchase in the Gift Shop and General Store.

On-going park activities

Fashion Promenade- 12:00-12:30pm Show off your best Laura Ingalls Wilder look during our annual costume contest and parade. The Fashion Promenade and look-a-like contest is for children only. All Heritage Hill buildings will be closed during this time.

Laura Ingalls Wilder Traveling Exhibit- Get a glimpse into the life of Laura and her extended family by viewing this impressive display of memorabilia. A Braille typewriter, similar to the one use by Laura’s Sister Mary,will also be on display

Belgian Farm:

Coffee grinding

Laundry

Making butter

Chores and animal watch

Fort Howard

Historic school lesson

Period dancing

Cooking with Laura- Making a historical meal

Coloring pages of period clothing from Laura’s time

Make a rag doll

Fur Trade

Bullet making

Candle making

nib pen writing

Growing Community

Play historical games

Make calling cards and calenders

Listen to a fiddler play music like "Pa"

Concessions:

Pizza Pepperoni/Cheese $2.50/slice

Hot Dogs $1.50

Nachos $2.00

Ice Cream Bar/Cup $1.00

Popcorn $1.00

Soda (Pepsi products) $1.00

Bottled Water $1.25

Vitamin Water $1.50

Hog Wash Punch $1.25

Candy $1.00

Pickles $1.00

Chips $1.00

Sponsors

Zesty’s

Wingate

Walmart-Green Bay West

Pepsi

Friends of Heritage Hill

WBAY TV 2

WLUK Fox 11

Christian Family Radio

Q-90

Museum of the American Printing House for the Blind

Make sure to mark your Calendars for Laura Ingalls Wilder Days 2011 July 30 and 31!