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Can’t Miss Fall Events!

Körner’s Folly has something to offer for all ages this Fall!

Körner’s Folly Family Revue Puppet Show
Saturday, September 23 @ 10:30am
Saturday, October 28 @ 10:30am

The Körner’s Folly Family Revue Puppet Show is a fun and interactive way for children to learn about the history of Körner’s Folly and the Körner family.  Join us on the 4th Saturday of every monday,  January – October.  Don’t miss the final shows of the 2017 season! Recommended for children ages 3 – 12 years old.  Puppet show followed by a sock puppet craft.

Puppet Show

 

Self-Guided Tours with Family Friendly Activities
Wednesdays – Saturdays 10am – 4pm
Sundays 1pm – 4pm

Our tours are the perfect family-friendly outing, and a great experience for all ages.  Check out the education page for printable scavenger hunts, brain teasers, and crossword puzzles, and more to supplement your tour!

 

7th Annual Kernersville Oktoberfest Fundraiser
Saturday, October 7 @ 4:00-7:00pm *Please note, Körner’s Folly is CLOSED for public tours the day of this event.

Kernersville Oktoberfest is our annual beer and wine tasting fundraiser in the spirit of a German Oktoberfest. Tickets for Oktoberfest are now SOLD OUT, please remember this annual event for next year!

 

Girl Scouts Day: “Playing the Past” at Körner’s Folly!
Saturday, October 21 @ 9:00am – 12:00pm

Calling all Junior Girl Scouts! Join us at Historic Körner’s Folly to learn about Victorian traditions while participating in hands-on activities and earning badge requirements. Come explore the 22 room house museum through an interactive house tour, and play historic games on the lawn. Juniors will earn requirements for “Playing the Past” and “Social Butterfly” badges.  Advance registration is required.

 

Victorian Parlor Series: Murder, Mystery, and Mayhem with Jennifer Bean Bower
Friday, October 27 @ 6:30pm  – This event is now SOLD OUT.  No tickets will be sold at the door.  Stay tuned for future Victorian Parlor Series.

Get into the Halloween spirit with the entertaining lecture-style event, featuring local author Jennifer Bean Bower. Learn about strange and interesting tales of murder, mystery, and mayhem in over 100 years of Forsyth County history.  Tickets are $5 / person and includes one adult beverage and light refreshments.

 


February News from the Körner’s Folly Foundation

 

 Click here to read the February 2016 E-Newsletter

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January News from Körner’s Folly

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Celebrate Fall and the Holiday Season at Körner’s Folly

For an overview of Fall and Holiday Season Events at Körner’s Folly, check out the October 2015 E-Newsletter!

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Your Guide to Fall Events at Körner’s Folly

For an overview of all Fall Events at Körner’s Folly, check out the August – September 2015 E-Newsletter

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The Körner’s Folly Foundation Summer News

Click here to read the July 2015 E-Newsletter

  • Decorating for Independence Day like the Körners
  • New summer hours!
  • A brief exploration into the history of air conditioning

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Celebrate Summer with Körner’s Folly

Click here to read the June 2015 E-Newsletter

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May is Historic Preservation Month!

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April Showers Bring…Spring Events!

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  • President Lincoln returns to Körner’s Folly!
  • Calling All Volunteers!
  • Körner’s Folly welcomes Kristin Miller, Site Manager
  • From the Desk of a Docent: Postcard from London

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March News & Events

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