August 19, 2015 –
On Wednesday, August 19thth from 6:30-8:30 pm, the Colchester Historical Society will be serving ice cream and hosting interactive demonstrations by members of the Colchester Continentals Fife and Drum Corps. This is a great family event!
Learn about the historical use of the Fife (a small flute like wooden instrument) and rope tension snare/bass drums through out time. Historical marching, uniforms, local and European roots of martial music will also be discussed and demonstrated.
This event will be interactive for children, entertaining for adults and educational for all.