Shaker Garden Talk

03 Jul 11:00 - 12:00 03 Jul 11:00 - 12:00 - Enfield Enfield
Enfield Shaker Museum Enfield Shaker Museum
Join retired Museum herbalist, Happy Griffiths, as she leads you through the Shaker Museum Herb Garden and highlights the herbs at their best. Feel free to bring specific...   More info

Tuesday Tour: Mary Dyer vs. the Shakers

17 Jul 13:00 - 14:00 17 Jul 13:00 - 14:00 - Enfield Enfield
Enfield Shaker Museum Enfield Shaker Museum
Tuesday Tour: Mary Dyer vs. the Shakers: A Four Decade Legal Odyssey Join the Museum for a talk on the long struggle between Mary Dyer and the Shakers. In 1813, Mary and Joseph...   More info

Oval Box Workshop

27 Jul 18:00 - 28 Jul 16:00 27 Jul 18:00 - 28 Jul 16:00 - Enfield Enfield
Enfield Shaker Museum Enfield Shaker Museum
Learn to create your own cherry Shaker oval boxes with Eric Pintar of the Home Shop. The Home Shop under the leadership of John Wilson, has been teaching the craft of Shaker oval...   More info

Tuesday Tour: The Shakers and the Civil War

31 Jul 13:00 - 14:00 31 Jul 13:00 - 14:00 - Enfield Enfield
Enfield Shaker Museum Enfield Shaker Museum
The American Civil War was the most important and tragic event of the Nineteenth-Century. This conflict had and continues to have an immense impact on American Society. Join our...   More info

Shaker Garden Talk

07 Aug 11:00 - 12:00 07 Aug 11:00 - 12:00 - Enfield Enfield
Enfield Shaker Museum Enfield Shaker Museum
Join retired Museum Herbalist, Happy Griffiths, as she walks through the Shaker Museum Herb Garden and talks about the herbs highlighting those that will be growing. Feel free to...   More info

Intro to Timber Framing

11 Aug 09:00 - 16:00 11 Aug 09:00 - 16:00 - Enfield Enfield
Enfield Shaker Museum Enfield Shaker Museum
Join local timber framer Tim Baker on a tour of two Shaker buildings with exposed timber frames to see examples of historic and restoration joinery techniques. Learn timber...   More info

Natural Dye Workshop

25 Aug 10:00 - 26 Aug 17:00 25 Aug 10:00 - 26 Aug 17:00 - Enfield Enfield
Enfield Shaker Museum Enfield Shaker Museum
Join Museum educator, Kate Mortimer, for an instructive and interactive session on using natural dyes such as indigo and why these pigments were important to the Shakers. In this...   More info

Shaker Garden Talk

28 Aug 11:00 - 12:00 28 Aug 11:00 - 12:00 - Enfield Enfield
Enfield Shaker Museum Enfield Shaker Museum
Join retired Museum Herbalist, Happy Griffiths, as she walks through the Shaker Museum Herb Garden and talks about the herbs highlighting those that will be growing. Feel free to...   More info

Tuesday Tour: Shaker Furniture and Modern Design

28 Aug 13:00 - 14:00 28 Aug 13:00 - 14:00 - Enfield Enfield
Enfield Shaker Museum Enfield Shaker Museum
Join Museum Education Coordinator, Kyle Sandler, for a presentation on the influence of the Shaker Aesthetic on Modern Design. In this talk, we will discuss the history of Shaker...   More info

Medicinal Herb Workshop

30 Aug 18:00 - 20:00 30 Aug 18:00 - 20:00 - Enfield Enfield
Enfield Shaker Museum Enfield Shaker Museum
Join Museum herbalist, Happy Griffiths, for a workshop on the medicinal properties of various herbs. Begin with a walk through the Museum’s herb garden and then discuss ten herbs...   More info

Whisk Broom Workshop

08 Sep 12:00 - 16:00 08 Sep 12:00 - 16:00 - Enfield Enfield
Enfield Shaker Museum Enfield Shaker Museum
Broom making was one of the most important and earliest Shaker industries. According to an Enfield manuscript from 1858, this village’s broom industry began in 1795. After the...   More info

Hike to the Feast Ground & Shaker Spirituality

11 Sep 13:00 - 14:00 11 Sep 13:00 - 14:00 - Enfield Enfield
Enfield Shaker Museum Enfield Shaker Museum
Hike to the Feast Ground and Discussion of Shaker Spirituality Join the Museum for a guided hike to the Enfield Shaker Village’s Feast Ground called Mount Assurance. From the...   More info

Tuesday Tour: Shaker Great Barns and Agriculture

25 Sep 13:00 - 14:00 25 Sep 13:00 - 14:00 - Enfield Enfield
Enfield Shaker Museum Enfield Shaker Museum
Join Museum Curator, Michael O’ Connor for a tour of the 1854 Cow Barn and discussion of Shaker agricultural practices. This presentation will focus on several aspects of Shaker...   More info

Herbal Wreath Making Workshop

11 Oct 17:30 - 20:00 11 Oct 17:30 - 20:00 - Enfield Enfield
Enfield Shaker Museum Enfield Shaker Museum
Create a masterpiece from the everlasting flowers and herbs grown in the Shaker Museum Herb Garden. Each person will take home a finished wreath, great for decorating your home or...   More info


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