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Seasons on a Farm: Soap Making and Butter Churning

Date/Time

June 16, 2019
08:30 AM until 05:00 PM

Description

For almost 200 years, farmers brought their wheat and corn to what is now Yates Mill to have their grains ground into flour and meal. Today, you can stop by the Yates Mill visitor center to see a tabletop display about what tasks 19th-century farmers and their families would be doing each month as part of their life on a farm. In June, learn about common household chores that were important to daily life, such as making soap and churning butter, then try your hand at making butter in a jar! For all ages; FREE! Registration is not required.

Cost

Free

Location

View map Historic Yates Mill County Park
4620 Lake Wheeler Road
Raleigh, NC

Additional Information

Phone

919-856-6675

Contact email

yatesmill@wakegov.com

Ages:

All ages

Town:

Raleigh

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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Seasons on a Farm: Soap Making and Butter Churning

Date/Time

June 16, 2019
08:30 AM until 05:00 PM

Description

For almost 200 years, farmers brought their wheat and corn to what is now Yates Mill to have their grains ground into flour and meal. Today, you can stop by the Yates Mill visitor center to see a tabletop display about what tasks 19th-century farmers and their families would be doing each month as part of their life on a farm. In June, learn about common household chores that were important to daily life, such as making soap and churning butter, then try your hand at making butter in a jar! For all ages; FREE! Registration is not required.

Cost

Free

Location

View map Historic Yates Mill County Park
4620 Lake Wheeler Road
Raleigh, NC

Additional Information

Phone

919-856-6675

Contact email

yatesmill@wakegov.com

Ages:

All ages

Town:

Raleigh

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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