Pioneer Life

Facility: Black Creek Pioneer Village
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Program Levels:
Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grades 9-12
Course Types:
Day Visit

Curriculum Links: Social Studies: Heritage and Identity-Communities in Canada (grade 3), 1780-1850, Communities in Canada, Past and Present(grade 6) Creating Canada, 1850-1890 (grade 8)

Get to work in an authentic heritage log house! Cook on a real wood stove, churn and prepare butter, card wool, and learn to use a spinning wheel. In our workshop weave on a barn loom, engage in wood working and explore various tools, and then enjoy a snack made with “many hands”. Spend the second half of the day exploring select buildings in the historic Village.

Available year round (excluding July & August)

*please note that the tour portion from mid November to December will have a Christmas or winter theme.
*Maximum 100 students per day
*all day program(10:00-2:00)