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May 2018

Kayaking on the Potomac

May 12 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Celebrate spring while paddling a kayak down the Potomac River. Join us on Saturday, May 12, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. for this special kayaking experience brought to you by Stratford Hall. View the spectacular prehistoric cliffs and search for birds and wildlife along the shore from your kayak. Beginner and experienced paddlers over the age of twelve are welcome. Preregistration is required, weather dependent event. The registration deadline is Thursday, May 10.

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Traditional 18th-Century Trades Fair

May 19 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Stratford Hall, 483 Great House Road
Stratford, VA 22558 United States

Join us on Saturday, May 19 from 9:30 am – 5:00 pm for the annual Traditional 18th-Century Trades Fair in the West Yard at Stratford Hall. This is where blacksmithing, carpentry, and other 18th-century trades would have taken place. Archaeologists from the Fairfield Foundation will be conducting archaeology demonstrations, answering questions about their ongoing work in the West Yard, and giving kids the opportunity to participate in hands on archaeology activities! Special children’s activities including a scavenger hunt and hourly Great House tours will be available and are included in the ticket price. Free for kids 12 & under, $15 for ages 13 and up!

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June 2018

Landscape Series: Indigenous Landscapes of Stratford Hall

June 2 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Stratford Hall, 483 Great House Road
Stratford, VA 22558 United States

Spend a morning exploring the landscapes of Stratford Hall as you learn about indigenous plants and their historic and modern uses!

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Geo Series: Stratford under our Feet with Dr. Robert Weems

June 9 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Stratford Hall, 483 Great House Road
Stratford, VA 22558 United States

The cliffs at Stratford Hall record millions of years of earth’s history, and more importantly, divulge evidences of vast earth climate changes as well as continental movements. Dr. Robert Weems will be presenting a rare opportunity to learn more about these Earth transformations as they are recorded in the cliffs at Stratford Hall. Pre-registration required!

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Kayaking on the Potomac

June 23 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Stratford Hall, 483 Great House Road
Stratford, VA 22558 United States

Enjoy a summer afternoon while paddling a kayak down the Potomac River. Join us on Saturday, June 23, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. for this special kayaking experience brought to you by Stratford Hall. Beginner and experienced paddlers over the age of twelve are welcome. Preregistration is required. The registration deadline is Thursday, June 21. To register please contact Jon Bachman at 804-493-1972 or jbachman@stratfordhall.org.   

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Grandparent Grandchild Summer Camp

June 26 @ 8:00 am - June 28 @ 5:00 pm

June 26-28 Grandparent/Grandchild Camp. This 3-day summer camp is packed with enjoyable activities for kids and their grandparent/s. For more information, please contact Mary Bowman, coordinator.

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July 2018

Lees and Independence: Family Fun Festival

July 4 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Stratford Hall, 483 Great House Road
Stratford, VA 22558 United States
Free

Join us on July 4 from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. for our annual Lees and Independence Family Fun Festival! FREE to the public. Come and celebrate the 4th of July with food, games, special tours, barrel-train rides, and more!

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Sunset Kayaking

July 14
Stratford Hall, 483 Great House Road
Stratford, VA 22558 United States

Enjoy the breathtaking sunset while paddling a kayak down the Potomac River. Join us on Saturday, July 14, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. for this special kayaking experience brought to you by Stratford Hall. Weather-dependent event. Preregistration is required. The registration deadline is Thursday, July 12.

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Grandparent Grandchild Summer Camp

July 17 @ 8:00 am - July 19 @ 5:00 pm
VA United States

July 17-19 Grandparent/Grandchild Camp. This 3-day summer camp is packed with enjoyable activities for kids and their grandparent/s. For more information, please contact Mary Bowman, coordinator.

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2018 Stratford Hall Summer Teacher Institute

July 25 - July 28

Slavery in Tidewater Virginia: Reality, Debate, and Dissolution July 25 – 28, 2018 Stratford Hall, Virginia The Stratford Hall Summer Teacher Institute is an annual residential opportunity for educators located on the grounds of Stratford Hall in Westmoreland County, Virginia. This is the second Stratford Hall Summer Teacher Institute focusing on the realities and impact of institutionalized slavery in Virginia. Overview of 2018 Stratford Hall Summer Teacher Institute Reality: In 1750 there were approximately 100,000 slaves in Virginia. By the…

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Grandparent Grandchild Summer Camp (full)

July 31 @ 8:00 am - August 2 @ 5:00 pm

July 31-August 2 This 3-day summer camp is packed with enjoyable activities for kids and their grandparent/s. For more information, please contact Mary Bowman, coordinator.

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August 2018

Landscape Series: Family Trek – The Summer Forest

August 11

More information to come!

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