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Heritage Days at Spring Mill
August 3rd - August 4th
Join us at Spring Mill State Park to celebrate Heritage Days!
August 3 Saturday
10:00 to 4:00 Pioneer lawn games (Mill Lawn)
11:00 drop by the toy table in the upper residence and make a thaumatrope (a pioneer toy that proves the persistence of vision)
12:00 to 3:00 Drop by the toy table on the upper residence lawn to see what kind of toys pioneer children played with
12:30 Clay craft at the Meeting house
1:30 Make a leather lacing and bead bracelet (Leather shop)
2:30 Sawmill demonstration
3:30 Play the Game of Graces. This is game has been played since the 1500’s a fun game played with hoops and sticks (Lawn beside the distillery)
4:00 the Story of Sam Bass notorious outlaw connected to the weaver’s cabin find out how (Weaver’s Cabin)
August 4 Sunday
8:30 Morning Worship Service
10:00 to 4:00 Pioneer games (Mill Lawn)
12:00 to 4:00 Quilt Show between the Village Residences
1:30 Sawmill Demonstration
2:30 Spinning Demonstration Upper Residence Porch
3:30 Children often made their own toys, stop by the weaver’s cabin and learn how pioneer children made rag dolls, then make one to take home with you.
4:00 Last grind of the day
*GATE FEE MAY APPLY*
For questions, please contact the Park Office at (812)849-3534.