Back to Homeschool Days

At a Fort Near You!

Celebrate the start of the new school year!

HOME's Back to Homeschool Days provide an opportunity for you to connect with hundreds of homeschoolers from around the state to celebrate the start of another homeschool year.   


Please pre-register below!


* HOME's unit study, "Forts of Maine," is available for sale in HOME's online store and would be a great resource to help you get the most out of your visit.


Fort Edgecomb

Date: September 9, 2021

Time: 10am - 12pm

Location: 66 Fort Rd., Edgecomb

Lunch: Bring a bag lunch

Cost: Adults $3; Children under 12, free


Fort Western

Date: September 17, 2021

Time: 10am - 12pm

Program: Daily Life at the Fort

This program will immerse students in daily 18th century life. Participants will do a hearth-based activity, such as food preparation; a wood related activity, such as sawing wood for household use; a textile related activity, such as weaving or carding and spinning wool, and a bed chamber activity where they make an 18th century “bed” and learn about public and private space. All these activities are designed to help them better understand the nature of daily life among ordinary citizens in post-Revolutionary Maine.  

Location: 16 Cony St., Augusta

Cost:  Adults $6 (one free parent educator per family); Children $6; Children under 5, free 


Fort William Henry

Date: September 21, 2021

Time: 1pm - 3pm

Location: S. Side Rd., New Harbor

Cost:  Adults $3; Children under 12, free 



Please help us to plan ahead! Confirm your desire to participate by registering below, so that we are able to determine numbers of participants. If you find that you are unable to attend after registering, kindly let us know. Make your payment at each fort on the day of the event. 


Event Registration Form
Please fill out and return this form if you would like to join us for Back to Homeschool Day events. Mail to: Homeschoolers of Maine, P.O. Box 159, Camden, ME 04843.
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