Otis: Colonial re-enactors to stage military encampment


Ye Olde Towne Lebanon Militia will re-enact a 1777 colonial military encampment from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, May 21 and 22, at Farmington River Elementary School, 555 North Main Road.

Highlights include musket firings and 18th century soldiering, camp tours, colonial games, and demonstrations.

A special candlelight tour and night musket firing will take place at 8 p.m. Saturday.

The event is sponsored by the Otis and Sandisfield Cultural Councils.


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