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October 2019

The Humble Calabash

October 19 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on October 20, 2019 at 10:00 am

Barrington Plantation State Historic Site, 23400 Park Road 12
Washington, TX 77880 United States
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The calabash, or gourd, was readily seen in many 19th century gardens and found many uses among enslaved people. Join us as we explore the background of the calabash, and take part in making items for use around the Quarters. Take home seeds to grow your own heirloom variety gourds!

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The Humble Calabash

October 20 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on October 20, 2019 at 10:00 am

Barrington Plantation State Historic Site, 23400 Park Road 12
Washington, TX 77880 United States
+ Google Map

The calabash, or gourd, was readily seen in many 19th century gardens and found many uses among enslaved people. Join us as we explore the background of the calabash, and take part in making items for use around the Quarters. Take home seeds to grow your own heirloom variety gourds!

Find out more »