Vinton History Museum offers fun way to celebrate ‘National Unplugged Days’

Roanoke Valley News

VINTON, Va. (WFXR) — Are you looking for a fun and educational way to celebrate the “National Day(s) of Unplugging?” The Vinton History Museum has the perfect solution!

From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, March 5 and Saturday, March 6, you can swing by the Vinton History Museum and its Little Free Library to pick up a packet for the InVinton Community Scavenger Hunt.

Town officials say these packets contain a hard copy of the hunt, pencil, crayons, paper, and a coupon for a hamburger or cheeseburger at McDonalds in Vinton.

Participants are encouraged to complete the scavenger hunt and return to the museum to receive a little prize.

In addition, the Vinton History Museum will be reportedly be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. both days to feature historic unplugged artifacts ,such as Victrola record and cylinder players, treadle sewing machine, butter churn, washboards, “Limberjacks,” and more.

Due to Virginia’s COVID 19 guidelines, officials say masks are required and only six people can tour the unique house museum at a time.

For more information, you can email or call (540) 342-8634.

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