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Hands On History: Make a Scented Sachet

Saturday, May 5, 2018

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.

Come make a floral scented sachet like the ones worn and used 200 years ago! We’ll also learn about perfume lockets and popular scents of the time, including what George Washington put in his cologne! Then visit the rest of the museum and learn about Rufus King - Founding Father and early voice in the anti-slavery movement.

Recommended for ages 3 and up, adults also welcome!



King Manor Museum in Rufus King Park
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