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Hungry for History

September 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Free

Topic: Talkin’ About Toys

Bring your lunch and join us at the Cockayne Farmstead every other Thursday from 12:00-1:00 pm throughout the Summer to listen to local experts speak on various local history topics. Enjoy the nice weather, interesting speakers, and snacks and refreshments provided by the Cockayne Farmstead. Attendance is free and open to the public. Seating will be provided, but bring a lawn chair if you want extra comfort!

Francis Turner, owner of the now closed Marx Toy Museum, will present the history of the Marx Toy Factory. Part of his talk will include demonstrations with antique toys and a discussion of his appearance on American Pickers!

Details

Date:
September 6
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Cockayne Farmstead
Phone:
304-845-1411
Email:
cockaynehouse@gmail.com
Website:
http://www.cockaynefarmstead.com/

Venue

Cockayne Farmstead
1111 Wheeling Avenue
Glen Dale, WV 26038 United States
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Phone:
304.845.1411
Website:
http://www.cockaynefarm.com/

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