COSHOCTON -- Roscoe Village invites you to participate in their upcoming Spring Home School Days on Sept. 16 and 17 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Enjoy hands-on crafts with candle dipping, tin punching and wooden top painting. Hear the blacksmith's anvil ring, print a bookmark at the print shop, dress up in 1800 period costume at the Visitor Center, write on a slate at the one-room school or visit with Dr. Johnson and learn about Canal Era medicine. Experience a leisurely ride on a horse drawn boat at near-by Lake Park and discover a wonderful treasure at the Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum featuring Oriental, American Indian, Historic Ohio and Decorative Art galleries.

The cost of the Living History Exhibits is $4.50 for school age children through adults and under age five being free; hands on activities are $2 per craft. The canal boat ride is $7 for adults and $4 for students running at 1 p.m. and the Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum tours are $1.50 for adults and $ for students with tour times of 1 to 4:30 p.m.

For information, call 740-622-7644 or 800-877-1830 ext. 11. You may also visit the website

Roscoe Village is located on Routes 16 and 83 near the junction of US Route 36 in east-central Ohio.