The Winslow Home, 634 Careswell St., Marshfield, will host a number of occasions in July.
“Strumming” with Nancy Kocur: 7 p.m. July 22. Kocur will play the ukulele and different string devices on this summer season enjoyable efficiency for the entire household. Impromptu dancing is inspired. Attendees ought to plan to affix within the sing-along, carry their very own devices and jam with the final set. A door prize will likely be awarded to 1 attendee. Price is $5 for members and $7 for nonmembers.
“Enslaved in Marshfield” with Will Stillwell: 6:30 p.m. July 25. Study the story of Briton Hammond and different enslaved people of African, Island and Native American descent whose lives had been lived in Marshfield. Slavery’s beginnings in Massachusetts are traced again to 1638 when a Salem man introduced the primary enslaved Africans to Boston. Will Stilwell interprets Black historical past in Boston for the Nationwide Park Service and has acquired a grant from the Marshfield Cultural Council to analysis the historical past of these enslaved in Marshfield. Price is $5 for members and $7 for nonmembers.
Twilight Excursions: 6:30 p.m. July 30. Guests may have the chance to discover halls and stairways by no means modernized with electrical lights and listen to tales of the previous residents of those rooms and the way they thought of their darkish world. Two excursions will likely be supplied: one at 6:30 p.m. and one at 8 p.m. Admission is free for members and $5 for nonmembers.