Viewfinder: Ste. Claire Voyageurs in Chesterfield
History comes to life this weekend as group re-enacts the lifestyle of Michigan's French settlers at Chesterfield Historical Village.
The Ste. Claire Voyageurs have set up camp for the weekend at the Chesterfield Historical Village.
Families were out and about Saturday to see the French settler way of life during Michigan's early years. Children could play old-fashioned games, see how food was prepared, watch a blacksmith work and learn about the area's history during this public event, which will continue from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $1 per person or $2 per family.
Read more about the French settlers' impact on the area here.