Wednesday, May 19, 2010

"Farm Days at Collen Brook Mansion"


"Farm Days at Collen Brook Mansion"

On a flowing creek nestled among several beautiful acres of land in Drexel Hill stands Collen Brook Mansion. Built in 1794, it is on the National Register of Historic Places. Join us on May 23 from 1 P.M. to 4 P.M. for Farm Days. You can experience the following events:

sheep shearing

blacksmith

soap making

colonial games

horse grooming

colonial cooking

spinning

bee keeping

woodworking

There will also be tours of the mansion and grounds. Refreshments will be served. Admission for children is free. For adults a free will donation is requested. The mansion is located at the end of a lane off Mansion Rd and Marvine Ave. in Drexel Hill. For further information check out the Upper Darby Historical Society web site.

2 comments:

Heather and Ed and Chloe said...

This was cancelled due to rain... I hope it is rescheduled!

Heather and Ed and Chloe said...

Just found it - rescheduled for:

Saturday, May 31st, 2009 1:00 to 4:00 P.M.