Celebrating our Pioneers
Gettysburg Ward Pioneer Day Activity
What to Bring
- Pioneer dish to share - remember it will be outdoors, keep it simple
- Plates, cups & utensils
- Old or Water shoes, swim suit & towel for those wishing to cool off in the creek
11:00 Gathering begins
11:30 Pioneer Meal - Fried Chicken & cornbread will be provided, along with Water & Lemonade.
- Learn how to make butter (for our pioneer cornbread, YUM!
12:30 Pioneer Activities:
- Find candy in the Haystack
- Sack race
- Tin can toss
- The beauty of horses with Sister McLaughlin and her horse
- The Art of Tommy Hawk Throwing with Brother McLaughlin
- The creek to swim in and woods to explore
- Horse shoe throwing
- just plain ole fun and get together for all.
Mormon Pioneers - Act of Courage - LDS Church History