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Blacksmith Demonstration @ Historical Park - High Point Museum > Blacksmith Shop
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm

Come watch our costumed blacksmith in action as he crafts various iron pieces. All ages welcome. FREE. Drop-in. https://www.highpointnc.gov/calendar.aspx?EID=6090

Blacksmith Demonstration @ Historical Park - High Point Museum > Blacksmith Shop
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm

Come watch our costumed blacksmith in action as he crafts various iron pieces. All ages welcome. FREE. Drop-in. https://www.highpointnc.gov/calendar.aspx?EID=6091

Mourning Practices in the Piedmont @ Historical Park - High Point Museum
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

The Backcountry of High Point was a melting pot of different cultures and religious practices for moments of celebration, including death. During this spooky season, come learn about the different practices and traditions of mourning from African-Americans, Scots-Irish, Native Americans, and Quakers in Early High Point. All ages. Free. Drop in. https://www.highpointnc.gov/calendar.aspx?EID=6647

High Point Historical Society presents: Stories of Deep River Hunting Lodge @ High Point Museum
Oct 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

The High Point Historical Society will host Shanna Moore, co-curator of the Museum’s current “Fields & Feathers” exhibition. Moore will be recounting stories from Deep River that did not make it into the exhibition. Hear more about the Mackay and Armstrong families as well as details about the lodge and kennels. Moore will also tell stories about Armstrong’s three daughters and their adventures in Jamestown and abroad. Free and open to the public. https://www.highpointnc.gov/calendar.aspx?EID=6643

Ghost Stories in the Historical Park @ Historical Park - High Point Museum
Oct 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Join us for our 12th Annual Ghost Stories in the Park with snacks and crafts from 6 to 6:30 p.m. Professional storyteller, Peter Turner will tell spooky, but not too scary tales for the young and old from 6:30 to 7:20 p.m. Free. All ages welcome. https://www.highpointnc.gov/calendar.aspx?EID=6644

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