Family Day: The War of Jenkins Ear
Cost: Free
Starts: Sunday November 10th, 2019 @ 6:00pm
Ends: Sunday November 10th, 2019 @ 9:00pm
Duration: about 3 hours.

November 10 - The War of Jenkins Ear

1 PM - 4PM
322 Academy St NE Gainesville, GA 30501

Newly established Georgia, settled for only 6 years, the smallest of Britain’s North American colonies in both size and population faced a fight for its very existence in 1739 – in the War of Jenkin’s Ear. Learn about the threat to Georgia from forces in Spanish Florida, General James Oglethorpe’s siege of Saint Augustine, and daily life in the colony through living history interpretation and hands-on activities.

Family Days are free to the public thanks to the Ada Mae Ivester Education Center


The Northeast Georgia History Center at Brenau University - 322 Academy St NE Gainesville, GA 30501 - 770.297.5900 -