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Celebrate Independence!

Saturday, July 1, 2017 until Sunday, July 2, 2017 02:00 PM

Lecture: Declaration of Independence: Senior Historian Michael Sunday, July 2 Sheehan will present an illustrated talk on the proceedings of Congress in early 1776, featuring the parts played by John Adams, Ben Franklin, and Thomas Jefferson in writing the Declaration of Independence to be followed by Reading of the Declaration by a costumed interpreter.

2:00pm: Lecture
2:45pm: Reading
3:00pm: Artillery drill and firing demonstration.

All activities Free.

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