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May ,2011

Henry Chapin and his early music ensemble will lead families in traditional dances and songs enjoyed in France and England 500 years ago. Children will try on costumes inspired by the books of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance in the Morgan collection, make their own wool chaperons and hats, and try their hand at fabric dyeing using centuries-old processes. Come with your own homemade medieval costume.

Date: May 21, 2011
Hours: 2-5pm
Ages: Young elementary, Tween
Price: $8; $2 children

Address:
225 Madison Avenue
Manhattan, NY 10016

212-685-0008
www.themorgan.org

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The Renaissance comes alive as friends and families join this four-day May Day celebration. Each day will include a Maypole dance, martial demonstrations and swordplay, a fashion show depicting styles of the Tudor through Cavalier eras, period crafts, children’s games, archery, and a unique marketplace.

Date: May 14, 2011
Hours: 12- 5pm
Ages: ALL
Price: $7; $4 children 4-12, free children under 4

Address:
34 Muttontown Lane (off 25A) – 914-664-2733
East Norwich, NY 11732
www.kingdomofacre.org

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