CLARK – The Dr. William Robinson Plantation House and Museum is opening their doors for the holiday season this weekend.
On Saturday, Dec. 6, from noon to 5 p.m., they will have a blacksmith demonstrating “The Art of Blacksmithing”, hearth cooking, and a professional storyteller reading “‘Twas The Night Before Christmas”. Santa will also arrive at 12:30 p.m. and stay until 4:30 p.m. so children can take pictures with jolly old St. Nick!
On Sunday, Dec. 7, the museum will be open from noon to 5 p.m. Alongside the warm hearth cooking, New York City actor and poet Davidson Garrett will be performing monologues from “King Lear” to set the mood for the time period. Following “King Lear,” will be original poetry written about America in the 1600s, read by the original authors, brought to you by the award-winning Sensations Magazine. This will run until 2 p.m. Santa will arrive at the museum at 2:30 p.m. and stay until 4:30 for pictures with the children.
Toys for Tots will also be collected at the museum during this weekend; visitors are asked to bring new, unwrapped toy to donate to a needy child.
The museum is located at 593 Madison Hill Road in Clark. For more information, visit www.clarkhistoricalsociety.org.
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