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2019 Home Educator Day at Highland

November 6 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Actress dressed as Elizabeth Monroe

James Monroe’s Highland will host Home Educator Day on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Home educator families will enjoy an exclusive walk-through of the presidential guest house and exhibit spaces, from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m., along with additional activities including:

  • Appearances by James and Elizabeth Monroe
  • War of 1812 militia demonstrations
  • Historic land surveying
  • Wool spinning demonstration
  • Historic cooking and textile production
  • Cross stitch sampler programs
  • Historic games and crafts

Home Educator Day at Highland is $5.00 for participants and adult chaperones. Children under 6 and Monroe’s Farm Friends are FREE. Online registration is suggested using the link below. Online registration will close on November 5, 2019. We invite you to bring a picnic and spend the day at the home of our nation’s 5th president!

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Sponsored by the The Book Dragon, Home Educators Association of Virginia, and The Frontier Culture Museum.




November 6
9:00 am - 3:00 pm