NH Farm Museum Calendar 2014
Calendar subject to change
603-652-7840/ email: info@farmmuseum.org.

June 18th thru October 12th Museum open Wednesday – Sunday 10 am - 5 pm

August 5th Foraging Farm Tour -Tuesday 3:30 pm-6 pm - Check-in at Museum Country Store
We provide the grocery bags and you join our Farmer Ethan to forage produce among the rows and fill your bag with great organically grown produce while you tour the farm and market gardens. Must arrive by 5:30 pm to pick veggies.
$25. per bag

August 7th Stories on the Farm: Good Times on Grandfather Mountain by Jacqueline Briggs Martin
Held every Thursday morning July & August at 10 am.
Join us for a fun farm story in the Big Yellow Barn followed by a related farm activity. Program starts at 10 am. Recommended for children ages 3-10 years.
Included in Admission $7 adult/$ 4 child ages 4-17 yrs/ Museum members free

August 12th Foraging Farm Tour -Tuesday 3:30 pm-6 pm - Check-in at Museum Country Store
We provide the grocery bags and you join our Farmer Ethan to forage produce among the rows and fill your bag with great organically grown produce while you tour the farm.
Must arrive by 5:30 pm to pick veggies. Please call 603-652-7840 to reserve limited to 12 people.
$25. per bag

August 14th Stories on the Farm: The Summer of Stanley by Natalie Kinsey-Warnock
Held every Thursday morning July & August at 10 am.
Join us for a fun farm story in the Big Yellow Barn followed by a related farm activity. Program starts at 10 am.
Recommended for children ages 3-10 years.
Included in Admission $7 adult/$ 4 child ages 4-17 yrs/ Museum members free

August 19th Foraging Farm Tour -Tuesday 3:30 pm-6 pm - Check-in at Museum Country Store
We provide the grocery bags and you join our Farmer Ethan to forage produce among the rows and fill your bag with great organically grown produce while you tour the farm.
Must arrive by 5:30 pm to pick veggies. Please call 603-652-7840 to reserve limited to 12 people.
$25. per bag

August 21st Stories on the Farm: The Little Red Hen by Paul Galdone
Held every Thursday morning July & August at 10 am.
Join us for a fun farm story in the Big Yellow Barn followed by a related farm activity. Program starts at 10 am.
Recommended for children ages 3-10 years.
Included in Admission $7 adult/$ 4 child ages 4-17 yrs/ Museum members free

August 23 & 24 Old Time Farm & Tavern Days 10 am- 4 pm
Join us for this annual event. Both days feature horse drawn rides, demonstrations of traditional crafts such as, basket weaving, blacksmithing, rock splitting, spinning wool, weaving, carving, butter making, music and old fashioned games and corn husking contests for kids. On Saturday we focus on our farm’s tavern history. You can meet the stagecoach driver, take a living history tavern tour, listen to 19th century music, and try some raspberry shrub, switchel and muster day gingerbread. On Sunday enjoy rock splitting demonstrations, sheep herding demonstrations and local silhouette artist Leona Hosack demonstrates the ancient art of silhouette cutting throughout the day. Leona can cut silhouette portraits of children or adults for a modest fee. Explore the barn, shuck some corn, roll some old wooden hoops, and take a farmhouse tour. We will have tractors on display, barn tours, and more.
Admission $7 adult/$4 child ages 4-17 yrs/ Museum members free

August 26th Foraging Farm Tour -Tuesday 3:30 pm-6 pm - Check-in at Country Store
We provide the grocery bags and you join our Farmer Ethan to forage produce among the rows and fill your bag with great organically grown produce while you tour the farm.
Must arrive by 5:30 pm to pick veggies. Please call 603-652-7840 to reserve limited to 12 people.
$25. per bag

August 28th Stories on the Farm: The Water Gift and the Pig of the Pig by Jacqueline Briggs Martin
Held every Thursday morning July & August at 10 am.
Join us for a fun farm story in the Big Yellow Barn followed by a related farm activity. Program starts at 10 am.
Recommended for children ages 3-10 years.
Included in Admission $7 adult/$ 4 child ages 4-17 yrs/ Museum members free

August 30th The Milton Market 9:30 am to 1:30 pm
Farm Fresh Produce, jams/jellies, baked goods, crafts from local people and more.
There is no charge to shop the Market.
Held the last Saturday of every month.

September 21st The Great NH Pie Festival Sunday 12 noon- 4 pm
If you like pie, this one’s for you! Taste pie of all sorts from New Hampshire’s best bakers and bakeries. You can enter your pie in our famous pie contest and win a great prize, enjoy a horse drawn ride around the farm, take a farmhouse tour and explore the exhibits in our barn. Kids will love the apple pie eating contest.
Event admission: $10 adult, $5 child,/ Museum members $6/$3 or bring a pie for the contest and get in free.
Prize Sponsors: King Arthur Flour of Norwich, Vermont.

September 27th The Milton Market 9:30 am to 1:30 pm
Farm Fresh Produce, jams/jellies, baked goods, crafts from local people and more.
There is no charge to shop the Market.
Held the last Saturday of every month.

October 4th Farm Harvest Day 10 am - 4 pm
Help us with the Harvest, dig up some carrots & turnips, listen to a story and make stone soup, take a horse drawn wagon ride, press apples to make cider, bob for apples, and learn all about preserving the harvest and much more.
Admission $7 adult/ $4 child ages 4-17 yrs/ Museum members free

October 18th Pumpkin Party 10 am - 3 pm
Our fun family event includes a free pumpkin with each paid admission. Carve or paint your pumpkin, play pumpkin games, hear a pumpkin story, enjoy a horse drawn wagon ride around the farm, follow the pumpkins to find a prize and more- includes a free pumpkin w/ each paid admission.
Admission $7 adult/ $4 child ages 4-17 yrs/ Museum members free

October 25th The Milton Market 9:30 am to 1:30 pm
Farm Fresh Produce, jams/jellies, baked goods, crafts from local people and more.
There is no charge to shop the Market.
Held the last Saturday of every month.

November 22nd An Old Fashioned Thanksgiving on the Farm 10 am-3 pm

December 20th A Victorian Christmas on the Farm 10 am -3 pm

 

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