Spring Events at Körner’s Folly


National Puppetry Day, April 26th @ 10:30am

Celebrate National Puppetry Day at Körner’s Folly!  Join us for the Körner’s Folly Family Revue Puppet Show at 10:30am, followed by a make and take sock puppet craft.  Puppet Show tickets are free with regular admission on the same day (puppet show only: $2).  Please arrive by 10:15 to be seated.  Tickets are available at Aunt Dealy’s House upon arrival.   Great for children of all ages!

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Spring Folly, May 3rd & 4th 10:00am – 4:00pm

Körner’s Folly is a must-see destination during the Kernersville Spring Folly, hosted by the Kernersville Chamber of Commerce.  Stop by May 3-4, and receive DISCOUNTED TOUR ADMISSION (Adults $7, Children $3).  In addition, historical games and activities will be available.

Please visit http://www.kernersvillespringfolly.com/ for more information on downtown events.

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 Preserve Historic Forsyth Mini-Workshop, May 10th @ 2:00pm

In honor of Historic Preservation Month, Preserve Historic Forsyth will be holding a mini-workshop on Masonry & Window Repair on the grounds of Körner’s Folly.

Take the mystery out of masonry repointing and wood window repair at a mini-workshop at Körner’s Folly in Kernersville.  Members of the Preserve Historic Forsyth Historic Windows Committee will explain how to repair wood windows’ sash, cords, and weatherstripping.  Click here for more information and event details.

Check out Preserve Historic Forsyth’s website for May events for National Historic Preservation Month.

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Girl Scout Event: Playing the Past, May 17th @ 9:00am-12:00pm

Join us at Historic Körner’s Folly to learn about historic games and Victorian traditions while participating in hands-on activities and earning badge requirements.  Come explore the 22 room house museum through the eyes of the Körner family and participate in a Victorian Tea Party and Etiquette lesson!   Junior Girl Scouts will earn requirements from Playing the Past and Social Butterfly.

Current Junior Girl Scout Troops invited.  Not currently a Girl Scout?  No worries! If you have a daughter interested in scouting, register and join us! This event is a great way to meet local Girl Scouts and learn more about Girl Scouting.  For more information and to register for this event, click here.