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September 18, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ High Point Museum
John McRae from Reynolda House Museum of American Art will be presenting Reynolda House: Its History and Its Community Impact Today. The presentation will cover the Reynolds family history, the impact each generation had on the presentation of the house, and the evolution of the House from a home to a place for great American Fine Art.
September 20, 2019, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ High Point Public Library- Research Classroom
Everyone knows about the first English colonists in America who "disappeared" in 1590. Over the years, many theories have been advanced. We'll read and discuss Andrew Lawler's "The Secret Token."
September 21, 2019, 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM @ High Point Public Library- Library Plaza
Each Saturday we will have a cooking demonstration as well as a featured community partner. Community Partner- NC Library Association
September 21, 2019, 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM @ Historical Park - High Point Museum
The Historical Park will be closed so that our interpreters can participate in the Day in the Park at High Point City Lake Park. The High Point Museum will be open 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
September 28, 2019, 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM @ High Point Public Library- Library Plaza
Each Saturday we will have a cooking demonstration as well as a featured community partner. Community Partner- TBA
September 28, 2019, 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM @ Blacksmith Shop
Come watch our costumed blacksmith in action as he crafts various iron pieces. All ages welcome. FREE. Drop-in.
September 28, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Historical Park - High Point Museum
Go back to school with us at the Little Red Schoolhouse as we officially open it to the public! Learn how to write in cursive with quill pens or enjoy a book in the library. Our Little Free Library outside also opens. In the historical park, enjoy a spelling bee or make your own battledore. All activities are from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. but Little Red will remain open to the public until 4 p.m.
September 30, 2019, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ High Point Public Library- Morgan Community Room
Larry Cates of the HRC shares his journey to discovering the Virginia and British origins of his Lightfoot family. Along the way, participants will learn about the challenges of migration, primogeniture, early death and frequent remarriage, record loss, centralized recordkeeping, social class, headrights, and trans-Atlantic research.