Heritage Craft Classes and Events
Magnolia Grange House Museum
Photographs by Michael Kane
For a group tour
or a visit to our historical house museum, please contact LeeAnne Ball for
information at 804-748-1498.
: Enjoy a relaxing afternoon at
Magnolia Grange for a specialty tea and presentation.Enjoy a
period interpretative program. Finger sandwiches, dessert and
tea provided. Tours
of the house will be offered and the gift shop will be open.
Space is limited. Reservations can be made by calling LeeAnne
Ball, 748-1498.Magnolia Grange,
10020 Iron Bridge RoadWednesday, May
9, 2017 1 – 3 p.m. Cost: $30/person
Festival : Experience an
afternoon of enjoyment as you take a historical look at the past
of jobs and crafts on a 19th century farm at Magnolia
Grange. Discover what
life was like in Chesterfield on the farm as you encounter
living history, period demonstrations, crafters and children’s
period activities. For more information call 748-1498.
10020 Iron Bridge RoadSaturday, May
27 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. FREE
Ice Cream Social
Come by and socialize with each
other in the Good Ol’ Summer Time! Learn about the history
and tools that were used to make ice-cream in the 1800’s.
Included in your admission to the museum, is delicious
ice-cream with several delightful toppings for you to choose
from. For more information call 748-1498.Magnolia
Grange, 10020 Iron Bridge RoadSaturday, July 15
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Free slice with admission, August 3rd, 2017.
Take a break from the heat of summer at Magnolia Grange.
Learn the interesting history about National Watermelon Day.
Included in your admission to the museum is a cold juicy
slice of watermelon.
more information call 748-1498.Magnolia
Grange, 10020 Iron Bridge Road. Free slice with
admission, August 3rd, 2017, Noon - 2p.m.
Adult Heritage Craft Work Shop at
the Magnolia Grange House Museum
Working with Wax-Wax Flower Making
and Candle Making: Learn the fine art of creating elegant
wax flowers and what their synbolsic meanings were during the
Victorian Era. Particpants will make several different
kinds of wax flowers suitable for a show box display or flower
vase along with making a hand dipped and hand rolled beeswax
candles. Saturday, April 29, 2017, 2
pm-4pm. Cost is $15. Class is held at the Magnolia
Grange House Museum, 10020 Ironbridge Road, Chesterfield, VA
23832. Pre-Registration is required. Please contact LeeAnne
Ball for information at 804-748-1498.
Tours Free Saturday Lectures
Photograpgh by George Cranford
Magnolia Grange Front Foyer
Join the Chesterfield Historical Society
Programs and Tours
Spirited History is fun for everyone - for curiosity
seekers to the serious believer. Have some fun and take a tour or do a
workshop. For a larger view of this photo, click on it.
For your child, we offer a variety of
programs for Summer enjoyment. For more information, please contact
LeeAnne Ball at 748-1498.
The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia
Headquarters and research library has moved into the old historic Trinity
Church . Please contact us: (804)796-7121.
Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm.