James River Camp (ages 9 – 12)

This event posted by: Amy Pickett

When:
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 thru Thursday, August 14, 2014
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Where:
Henricus Historical Park
251 Henricus Park Road
Chester, VA 23836
804-318-8797
http://www.henricus.org/events/400th.asp

Cost: Cost: $120/ Henricus Patrons $108

Details:

Discover the environmental features of the historic James River as 17th-century Virginia Indians and the Colonial English would have encountered it.  Paddle a kayak and identify how the plants and animals of the river were hunted, gathered and used throughout history.  Understand the course changes made at Dutch Gap during the Civil War and see how it is used today. Registration required by August 7 by calling 804-318-8797.

 

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