ANNUAL ‘BURRELL PICNIC & OPEN HOUSE’ THIS SATURDAY 8/27, 11 am-3 pm

2015 BH Bicentennial  (8)Gather for the annual Burrell Picnic and discover the rich cultural history of the site during an afternoon of guided tours, informative displays, demonstrations and hands on Native American activities (including an ‘atlatl’ Try-It opportunity, pictured), pioneer games, and live music by the ‘Around Acoustic’ Duo!  Event support provided by Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Firelands Archaeological Research Center, and Sheffield Village Historical Society.

Schedule of events:

Guided House Tours – 11 am, 12:30 pm, & 2 pm

Excavation Site Tours – 11 am & 12:30 pm

Live Music – Noon-3 pm2015 BH Bicentennial  (11)

Informational Displays – ongoing

Hands on Native American and Pioneer Activities & Games – ongoing

Keeping in line with the Burrell Family tradition, guests are encouraged to bring along a small picnic to enjoy during their visit.  Picnic tables and benches will be available for use; feel free to bring picnic blankets or lawn chairs.  Free informative fun for all ages!

French Creek Reservation’s Burrell Homestead is located at 2792 E River Rd. in Sheffield Village, Ohio, 44054.  For more information about this event, please email apotonic@metroparks.cc or call (440) 949-5200.

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