Fun stuff: oh, yeah, they were cooking back then too

The Federal News Network speaks with Recreation News Publisher Karl Teel about interesting things to do in and near the nation’s capital. This week:

  • see the way Americans cooked and ate 300 years ago, at a cooking demonstration using a wood-burning hearth at the Benjamin Banneker Historical Park and Museum, the historical homestead of a free African American man who lived in the Patapsco Valley in the 1700s (today, 12:00-3:00 p.m., in Catonsville, Maryland).