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St. Mary’s Militia

Event Date: 
September 28, 2013 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

Stroll thru militia encampments and visit colonial merchants; watch unit members test their master of musketry; let your nose lead you to demonstrations of camp cooking; call on militia families as they carry out daily tasks, try on colonial clothing; have fun at colonial games; enjoy a mini-drama at the State House; attend the Salter Trial to discover what happens to a 17th-century pig thief; participate in an English Civil War puppet show; practice drilling with a pike or musket blank and march along with militia men preparing for battle. 10am-4pm at St. Mary’s City Museum. $10 w/discounts: 800-762-1634; www.stmaryscity.org.