Family Science Night

Friday, August 12, 2016 - 8:00pm to 10:30pm

FREE family event at McCaa's Tavern and the Lower Grounds at Historic Camden!

Hands-on activities and learning about 18th century science: medicine, surgery, astronomy, navigation, inventions, herbalism, and other discoveries!

We will also have the grounds open for free Pokemon catching, complete with lures at our many Pokestops from 7-9:30pm. Stay after dark to witness the Perseid meteor shower at its height!

  • Schedule for the evening:

  • 7-9:30pm Pokemon play on the grounds; snacks for sale and shop open in the Tavern

  • 8-9pm: Experiments and Activities at the Tavern - 8pm: Medicinal Herbs and Healing in the garden - 8:30pm: 18th cen. Medicine and Surgery

  • 9pm: Astronomy, Meteors, and Navigation

  • After dark: Perseid meteor shower viewing

Recommended ages: Elementary and middle schoolers. No registration needed.


Historic Camden Revolutionary War Site, 222 Broad Street, Camden, SC, 29020

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Free to the Public

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Halie Brazier

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