This year at our April 30th – May 1st Bourbonnais Rev. War Reenactment of 2016, we get to be the first NWTA event with horses! This is kind of a huge deal. In preparation, the First Dragoons unit has been … Continue reading Cavalry and Canons on the Kankakee
Giving Forest Glen a boost seemed to work. Now, onto Dollinger Farm! Ginny trying to tickle me through my stays, which Jack found entertaining. Photo is courtesy of Ananda Asha Photography. To be honest with you, dear readers, I don’t … Continue reading Bringing New Energy To Reenactments
We Want You! Fellow Rev. War reenactors, this is a call to arms—we need your help to not only keep the Forest Glen/Danville event alive, but make it annual! That’s right. You heard me. Annual. Forest Glen, just outside of … Continue reading Let’s Keep the Forest Glen/Danville Event Going!!!
By Rowenna Hamper An editorial originally published in the NWTA Courier, Summer 2015 Edition, page 7. Reprinted with permission. ______________________________________________________________________ It’s no secret—participation at events this year has been down. The year is still young, so it’s still possible that … Continue reading Weather, or Not?
This year’s reenactment season is about to kick off and I’ve been asked a couple of times about the 2015 schedule. I decided to post it so that if any of my readers (or people searching for this information) are … Continue reading 2015 Revolutionary War Reenactment Schedule in the Midwest (NWTA)
Yes, yes it is. You’d be surprised, but we actually do get asked that question at reenactments. I guess I’ve never personally heard that one, but I know many people who have. Not that I blame them. What wacko takes … Continue reading Is That A Real Baby?