|Posted on March 8, 2012 at 1:05 PM|
The museum is sponsoring a Civil War living history camp and skirmish the first weekend in May. Come see how the soldiers lived and then watch an authentic Civil War battle - with cannons! The event will be held at the Oceana Middle School football field and admission is FREE!
Schedule of Events
FRIDAY (May 4)
Education Day – Only for students (Grade 4-8) and their parents.
SATURDAY (May 5)
9:00 a.m. Camp Open to Public
10:00 a.m. Meet the Federal Soldier
11:00 a.m. Confederate Weapons Demo
12:00 p.m. Discussion on Civil War in Wyoming County
1:00 p.m. Meet the Confederate Soldier
2:00 p.m. Federal Weapons Demo
3:00 p.m. Discussion on why they fought
4:00-5:00 p.m. Skirmish with artillery
5:00 p.m. Discussion on Civil War in Wyoming County
7:00 p.m. Night Surgery
7:30 p.m. Tales and Ghost Stories with Bugs Stover.
8:30 p.m. Camp Closed to Public
SUNDAY (May 6)
10:00 a.m. Church Service in Camp
11:00 a.m. Infantry and Artillery Weapons and Tactics
12:30 p.m. Cooking with Confederates (Sample Civil War era food cooked on site)
1:00 p.m. Witness a Federal Court Martial
2:00 p.m. Camp Closed to Public