Sat, Jun 11|
2022 Annual Open House & Craft Show
Celebrating the 160th year of the Overland Stage Station and local history!
Time & Location
Jun 11, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM MDT
Virginia Dale, 844 Co Rd 43F, Virginia Dale, CO 80536, USA
About the Event
The Theme this year is "Storytellers"
· 9:30 AM Raising of the Flag by Cub Scout Pack #136 -comes to us from Laramie , WY.
They serve boys & girls from kindergarten through 5th grade, developing youth through activities such as
hiking,nature, science, first aid, citizenship, sports and more.
· 9:30 AM Reading of authentic Civil War Letters
· 10:00 AM Vintage Baseball game (with 1864 rules): Rematch of Star Base-ball Club of Colorado Territory vs. (Jack) Slade Sluggers
· 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM - Lunch available to purchase; Drinks available to purchase with Buck ‘N Ears 4-H Club
· 11:30 AM "Origins Story” presented by Fred Rodriquez, Lakota Tribe
· Followed by Calvin Standing Bear, Jr. Lakota Dancers and Drummers
Fred Rodriguez and Calvin Standing Bear, Jr. are members of the Lakota tribe and are active in their communities.
They hail from Greeley and Broomfield respectively.
· 1:00 PM “Dickerson Sisters” by Brian Carroll
· 2:00 PM "Jack Slade” presented by Historical speaker - Ken Jessen
· 3:00 PM Eva Sue Littleton portraying Virginia Slade
· Live entertainment by fiddler twins Maddie & Ella Zuellig Needle 'n' Thread from 10-11am and 1-2pm.
· Raffle tickets for the Quilt & Henry Rifle will be sold (Raffle: December 11, 2022)
· FREE Admission, but donations of canned food, winter hats, or gloves for Harvest Farm in Wellington would be appreciated.
Vendors and Artisians:
- David & Karen Young - leather
- Pat Ferrier - totes, purses
- Eldon Malmstrom - metal yard work
- Colleen Timpe & Susan Marsh - fiber arts/ jewelry
- Kate Ulam - canvas, metal, wood prints
- Fred Fangmeier - metal yard work
- Kathy Depperschmidt - crochet
- Esther Nance-Beck - diamond painted art
- West Magoon & Tana Libolt - pottery
- Sandy Pratt- dog kerchiefs
- Ed Tempalski - woodworking
- Glenna Brissey - Colorado Lace Guild- demonstration only
- Tracy & Debbie Coleman - blown bubbles, sewn items
- Tom Peacock- his book "Bugly" & artwork
Live entertainment by fiddler twins Maddie & Ella Zuellig Needle 'n' Thread
Vendors and Crafters