Pre-school children and their families are invited to learn how pioneer children living on the prairie celebrated Thanksgiving during the next HiStory Time event sponsored by the University of Iowa Old Capitol Museum. “A Pioneer Thanksgiving” will be held from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, in the Museum’s Discovery Center.
The free public event is geared toward children ages 3 to 5 and will include readings from the book A Pioneer Thanksgiving: A Story of Harvest Celebrations in 1841 by Barbara Greenwood as well as a craft activity to make a cornucopia. No registration is required.
For more information, call 319-335-0548, or visit www.uiowa.edu/~oldcap.