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20181025-Tennessee-Sycamore Shoals State Park

Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park: Summer Ranger Program

August 21
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until August 25, 2019

Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park History at Home Summer Ranger Programs – August 2019 Seasonal Interpretive Rangers – Ian Anderson & Laura Ellis   Carter Mansion and Sabine Hill Historic House Tours August dates are listed throughout the calendar- Pre-registration is required Go to www.tnstateparks.com/parks/sycamore-shoals Choose “Upcoming Events” in the left hand menu to register online. Paying with Cash? – Come to the park Visitor Center during regular operating hours to purchase tickets. Admission is $7.00 for adults and $3.00…

20181025-Tennessee-Sycamore Shoals State Park

Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park: Summer Ranger Program

August 22
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until August 25, 2019

Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park History at Home Summer Ranger Programs – August 2019 Seasonal Interpretive Rangers – Ian Anderson & Laura Ellis   Carter Mansion and Sabine Hill Historic House Tours August dates are listed throughout the calendar- Pre-registration is required Go to www.tnstateparks.com/parks/sycamore-shoals Choose “Upcoming Events” in the left hand menu to register online. Paying with Cash? – Come to the park Visitor Center during regular operating hours to purchase tickets. Admission is $7.00 for adults and $3.00…

20181025-Tennessee-Sycamore Shoals State Park

Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park: Summer Ranger Program

August 23
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until August 25, 2019

Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park History at Home Summer Ranger Programs – August 2019 Seasonal Interpretive Rangers – Ian Anderson & Laura Ellis   Carter Mansion and Sabine Hill Historic House Tours August dates are listed throughout the calendar- Pre-registration is required Go to www.tnstateparks.com/parks/sycamore-shoals Choose “Upcoming Events” in the left hand menu to register online. Paying with Cash? – Come to the park Visitor Center during regular operating hours to purchase tickets. Admission is $7.00 for adults and $3.00…

Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area: Cemetery Symbolism and Gravestone Rubbings

August 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Cemetery Symbolism and Gravestone Rubbings Friday, August 23 7:00 PM Cost: $10 Max: 10 Pre-registration required – www.tnstateparks.com/parks/events/sycamore-shoals Have you ever wondered what the artwork and symbols on old gravestones meant? Join Museum Curatorial Assistant Chad Bogart and spend an evening in the burial ground at the historic Carter Mansion. Learn how to translate the language of cemetery symbolism and how these images tell the stories of the deceased. Also, learn how to make gravestone rubbings, a safe and non-…

20181025-Tennessee-Sycamore Shoals State Park

Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park: Summer Ranger Program

August 24
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until August 25, 2019

Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park History at Home Summer Ranger Programs – August 2019 Seasonal Interpretive Rangers – Ian Anderson & Laura Ellis   Carter Mansion and Sabine Hill Historic House Tours August dates are listed throughout the calendar- Pre-registration is required Go to www.tnstateparks.com/parks/sycamore-shoals Choose “Upcoming Events” in the left hand menu to register online. Paying with Cash? – Come to the park Visitor Center during regular operating hours to purchase tickets. Admission is $7.00 for adults and $3.00…

Hands On! Discovery Center: The Big Dig

August 24 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on September 21, 2019 at 10:00 am

The Big Dig - select Saturdays, beginning in July! The Big Dig is a one-of-a-kind, roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty, paleontology experience offered by Hands On! Discovery Center and the East Tennessee State University Museum of Natural History!  Participants will have the opportunity to work alongside paleontologists and follow the process from beginning to end, from searching for fossils in the field to curating them in the museum collection.   For ages 12 to adult.  Ages…

Abingdon: Living History Muster Grounds

August 24 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

AUG 24 2019 FAMILY FUN | HISTORY/HERITAGE | PERFORMANCES Living History at the Abingdon Muster Grounds ABINGDON MUSTER GROUNDS, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM Overmountain Men and their families come to life at the Abingdon Muster Grounds during Living History Days 2019. These events highlight the importance of the Washington County, Virginia militia and the Revolutionary War Battle of Kings Mountain, 1780.  There will be demonstrations related to life in backcountry Virginia during colonial times.  This event has activities for the whole family! …

20181025-Tennessee-Sycamore Shoals State Park

Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park: Summer Ranger Program

August 25
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until August 25, 2019

Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park History at Home Summer Ranger Programs – August 2019 Seasonal Interpretive Rangers – Ian Anderson & Laura Ellis   Carter Mansion and Sabine Hill Historic House Tours August dates are listed throughout the calendar- Pre-registration is required Go to www.tnstateparks.com/parks/sycamore-shoals Choose “Upcoming Events” in the left hand menu to register online. Paying with Cash? – Come to the park Visitor Center during regular operating hours to purchase tickets. Admission is $7.00 for adults and $3.00…

Fossil & Artifact ID Night

August 27 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Tuesday, August 27th, 4-6pm - Fossil & Artifact ID Night You don't have to be a paleontologist to find fossils, but identifying them is a different story.  Bring in any kind of rock, fossil, artifact, or mineral and scientists at the museum will provide space for the study of these finds. There will be an archaeologist, paleontologist, and geologist on site. The event is free and open to the public but does not include admission to exhibits.

Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area: Frontier Fiddlin’

August 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Frontier Fiddlin’ Wednesday, August 28 1:00 PM Cost: $5 Max: 12 Pre-registration required – www.tnstateparks.com/parks/events/sycamore-shoals East Tennessee has been home to a rich history of traditional fiddle musics for centuries. Ranging from the styles of Native Americans to Germanic Immigrants, this region of Appalachia was a melting pot for musical interchange. Join Ranger Hayslett in the historic home Sabine Hill for a journey back in time to hear archaic musics played on archaic instruments. Sabine Hill is located at 2328…

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