Mini-Adventures in Sports - Three Cheers for the Home Team!
Date: August 23, 2016
Time: 1:00pm-2:30pm
Location: Litchfield History Museum
Age(s): Families of all ages
Fee: Free for members/$5 for non-members
Registration: Yes, email registration@litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org
Description: Race down to the Litchfield Historical Society this August for a series of mini-adventures inspired by our newest exhibit: America’s Pastimes: Sports and Recreation in Litchfield. Each week will focus on a different aspect of sports history and will include games to get you moving, creative crafts to take home, and historic connections to explore!

Three Cheers for the Home Team –Let’s hear it for the fans! Show your spirit by learning historic chants and creating your own team flair.

FULL SERIES SCHEDULE:

Friday, August 5th, 10:00-11:30 - Lawn Games New and Old - Take part in all your favorite colonial lawn games and design your own game!

Tuesday, August 9th, 1:00-2:30 - Helmets, Hats, and More – Explore the different headwear of athletes as you play classic hat games and design your own hat!

Friday, August 19th, 10:00-11:30 - The Physics of Sports – Momentum, mass, velocity…Study the science of sport through games, experiments, and hands-on crafts.

Tuesday, August 23rd, 1:00-2:30 - Three Cheers for the Home Team –Let’s hear it for the fans! Show your spirit by learning historic chants and creating your own team flair.