Create your own mini log cabin using dowel “logs” and a cardboard box! Learn about frontier construction and hear stories about the Pond brothers’ first log cabin at Bde Maka Ska (formerly Lake Calhoun).
Make your own wooden Button & String Puzzle to take home. Once you’ve discovered the puzzle’s solution, befuddle your family and friends with this frontier head-scratcher! All materials and program are free.
Learn to play simple folk tunes like On Top of Old Smokey, Danny Boy, and Scarborough Fair on a tin whistle! These whistles were popular instruments on the American frontier. Basic instruction will be provided by a local whistler.