Last Call for Colonial Day in Shaftsbury VT
- Hello All,
We have been making good progress on our Colonial Day event, scheduled
for Saturday, the 20th of September 2012, at the Galusha Homestead in
Our "plan of the day" has been fairly well set and we are not working
on publicity and logistics.
The Colonial Day is meant to focus on presenting a slice of life,
circa the 1770s, when the "Hampshire Grants" were beginning to become
settled. We are leaning more on the civilian side, but with
representation of militia men, Green Mountain boys, &c, a definite
So, here is one last call, for anyone interested in participating in
the wrap up to the town of Shaftsbury's 250th birthday year long
celebration. Still would like to fill in with what you may bring to
this event, at what should be the height of this fall's colors in
The Galusha Homestead was recently acquired by the Shaftsbury
Historical Society, and the grounds and buildings will be the back
drop for the day. It is located on Rt 7A, about 15 minutes north of
Please contact me at: 802-823-5197, or emal: uposl@... if you
are interested in joining us, or would like more information.
Alternatively, if you are in the area on the 29th, please feel free to
come enjoy the festivities.
Shaftsbury's 250th birthday committee