Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site Events

July 2018

July 17

Summer heat got you down? Get cooled off at the Sam Bell Maxey House’s Summer Sprinkler Parties! It’s your chance to run through sprinklers on the Maxey House grounds! In addition to the sprinklers, there will be other water-themed games and activities to participate in. If water isn’t your thing, come and play historic games to play on the grounds. Feel free to make an evening out of it and...

August 2018

August 7

Summer heat got you down? Get cooled off at the Sam Bell Maxey House’s Summer Sprinkler Parties! It’s your chance to run through sprinklers on the Maxey House grounds! In addition to the sprinklers, there will be other water-themed games and activities to participate in. If water isn’t your thing, come and play historic games to play on the grounds. Feel free to make an evening out of it and...

August 10

Livingston the Lion, a stuffed animal from the late 1800s, is hosting a sleepover for your stuffed animal, doll, or action figure on the night of Friday, August 10th at the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site.  Sign-in will be at the Maxey House from 6:30 to 7:00 p.m. for the sleepover.  After introductions, Livingston is inviting all his new friends to stay for an early bedtime story and...

August 14

Join Livingston the Lion at the Maxey House for his Late Nite with Livingston series!  Children and families are invited to join Livingston at the site on the second Tuesday of each month for a story and crafts based on a different theme each month.  August’s theme is SUMMER TIME.  Late Nite with Livingston will take place on August 14 from 6-8 p.m., with story time starting at 7 p.m.  The...

August 19

Join us as we continue the Maxey House Book Club! Every month, we will get together and discuss a different book. We will meet in person in the Maxey House at 3 p.m.  On August 19th, we will be reading and discussing The Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha Christie.

If you can’t make a meeting in person or you just can't wait until the meeting to start the discussion, no problem...