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Activities for Foodways Friday, August 26, 2016

Visit the 1890 Farm House Kitchen and explore our use of historic recipes and local, seasonal foods.

Today's recipes include:

Cymling Fritters
Carrot Pudding
Turnip Salad

11:15 Cheese-Making Demonstration
11:45 Heirloom Garden Tour
12:15 Food for Thought
12:45 The Craze for Crazy Quilts
1:15 Corn: King of the Farm Crops
1:45 Quilters' Voices from the Past: A Readers Theater Presentation
2:15 Cheese-Making Demonstration
2:45 Heirloom Garden Tour
3:15 Introduction to Milking
3:30 Machine Milking of the Herd (until 5:00)
3:45 Food for Thought
4:15 Meet Our Sheep

Throughout the Day:

30th Annual Quilt Exhibition on display through September 18

A Place in the Land - our Academy Award® nominee film shown in the theater throughout the day

Farm Life Exhibits


Activities for Saturday, August 27, 2016

11:15 Up Close with a Jersey Cow
11:45 Children's Quilt Story
12:15 Meet Our Sheep
12:45 The Craze for Crazy Quilts
1:15 Churning Butter
1:45 Quilters' Voices from the Past: A Readers Theater Presentation
2:15 Up Close with a Jersey Cow
2:45 The History of Quilting
3:15 Introduction to Milking
3:30 Machine Milking of the Herd (until 5:00)
3:45 Meet Our Sheep

Throughout the Day:

30th Annual Quilt Exhibition on display through September 18

A Place in the Land - our Academy Award® nominee film shown throughout the day in the theater

1890 Farm House & Creamery

Farm Life Exhibits


Activities for Sunday, August 28, 2016

11:15 Meet Our Sheep
11:45 Children's Quilt Story
12:15 Up Close with a Jersey Cow
12:45 The Craze for Crazy Quilts
1:15 Corn: King of the Farm Crops
1:45 Quilters' Voices from the Past: A Readers Theater Presentation
2:15 Meet a Draft Horse
2:45 The History of Quilting
3:15 Introduction to Milking
3:30 Machine Milking of the Herd (until 5:00)
3:45 Corn: King of the Farm Crops

Throughout the Day:

30th Annual Quilt Exhibition on display through September 18

A Place in the Land - our Academy Award® nominee film shown throughout the day in the theater

Guided Tours of the 1890 Farm House: 11:00, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, 4:00

Farm Life Exhibits


Activities for Monday, August 29, 2016

11:15 Meet Our Sheep
11:45 Children's Quilt Story
12:15 Up Close with a Jersey Cow
12:45 The Craze for Crazy Quilts
1:15 Corn: King of the Farm Crops
1:45 Quilters' Voices from the Past: A Readers Theater Presentation
2:15 Heirloom Garden Tour
2:45 The History of Quilting
3:15 Introduction to Milking
3:30 Machine Milking of the Herd (until 5:00)
3:45 The Craze for Crazy Quilts

Throughout the Day:

30th Annual Quilt Exhibition on display through September 18

A Place in the Land - our Academy Award® nominee film shown throughout the day in the theater

Guided Tours of the 1890 Farm House: 11:00, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, 4:00

Farm Life Exhibits


Activities for Tuesday, August 30, 2016

11:15 Meet Our Sheep
11:45 The History of Quilting
12:15 Corn: King of the Farm Crops
12:45 The Craze for Crazy Quilts
1:45 Churning Butter
2:15 Up Close with a Jersey Cow
2:45 Quilters' Voices from the Past: A Readers Theater Presentation
3:15 Introduction to Milking
3:30 Machine Milking of the Herd (until 5:00)
3:45 The History of Quilting

Throughout the Day:

30th Annual Quilt Exhibition on display through September 18

A Place in the Land - our Academy Award® nominee film shown throughout the day in the theater

1890 Farm House & Creamery

Farm Life Exhibits


Activities for Wagon Ride Wednesday, August 31, 2016

11:00 Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides (until 3:00)
11:15 Heirloom Garden Tour
11:45 The History of Quilting
12:15 Corn: King of the Farm Crops
12:45 The Craze for Crazy Quilts
1:15 What Happens to the Milk?
1:45 Children's Quilt Story
2:15 Meet Our Sheep
2:45 Quilters' Voices from the Past: A Readers Theater Presentation
3:15 Introduction to Milking
3:30 Machine Milking of the Herd (until 5:00)
3:45 The History of Quilting
4:15 Meet Our Sheep

Throughout the Day:

30th Annual Quilt Exhibition on display through September 18

A Place in the Land - our Academy Award® nominee film shown throughout the day in the theater

1890 Farm House & Creamery

Farm Life Exhibits


Activities for Thursday, September 1, 2016

11:15 Up Close with a Jersey Cow
11:45 Children's Quilt Story
12:15 What Happens to the Milk?
12:45 The Craze for Crazy Quilts
1:15 Meet a Draft Horse
1:45 Churning Butter
2:15 Meet Our Sheep
2:45 Quilters' Voices from the Past: A Readers Theater Presentation
3:15 Introduction to Milking
3:30 Machine Milking of the Herd (until 5:00)
3:45 The Craze for Crazy Quilts

Throughout the Day:

30th Annual Quilt Exhibition on display through September 18

A Place in the Land - our Academy Award® nominee film shown throughout the day in the theater

Guided Tours of the 1890 Farm House: 11:00, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, 4:00

Farm Life Exhibits


Activities for Foodways Friday, September 2, 2016

Visit the 1890 Farm House Kitchen and explore our use of historic recipes and local, seasonal foods.

Today's recipes include:

Potato Scones
Tomato Pie
Carrots in Turnips

11:15 Cheese-Making Demonstration
11:45 Heirloom Garden Tour
12:15 Food for Thought
12:45 The Craze for Crazy Quilts
1:15 Corn: King of the Farm Crops
1:45 Quilters' Voices from the Past: A Readers Theater Presentation
2:15 Cheese-Making Demonstration
2:45 Heirloom Garden Tour
3:15 Introduction to Milking
3:30 Machine Milking of the Herd (until 5:00)
3:45 Food for Thought

Throughout the Day:

30th Annual Quilt Exhibition on display through September 18

A Place in the Land - our Academy Award® nominee film shown in the theater throughout the day

Farm Life Exhibits


View the schedule for Labor & Leisure Day, September 3, 2016


Activities for Sunday, September 4, 2016

11:15 Meet Our Sheep
11:45 What Happens to the Milk?
12:15 Children's Quilt Story
1:15 Quilters' Voices from the Past: A Readers Theater Presentation
1:45 Corn: King of the Farm Crops
2:15 Up Close With a Jersey Cow
2:45 What's in the Pantry?
3:15 Introduction to Milking
3:30 Machine Milking of the Herd (until 5:00)
3:45 Dear Miss Billings, A Readers Theater Presentation
4:15 The Craze for Crazy Quilts

Throughout the Day:

30th Annual Quilt Exhibition on display through September 18

A Place in the Land - our Academy Award® nominee film shown throughout the day in the theater

1890 Farm House& Creamery

Farm Life Exhibits


Activities for Monday, September 5, 2016

11:15 Children's Quilt Story
11:45 Meet Our Sheep
12:15 Quilters' Voices from the Past: A Readers Theater Presentation
12:45 Up Close with a Jersey Cow
1:15 Churning Butter
1:45 The Craze for Crazy Quilts
2:15 Corn: King of the Farm Crops
2:45 The History of Quilting
3:15 Introduction to Milking
3:30 Machine Milking of the Herd (until 5:00)
3:45 Quilters' Voices from the Past: A Readers Theater Presentation

Throughout the Day:

30th Annual Quilt Exhibition on display through September 18

A Place in the Land - our Academy Award® nominee film shown throughout the day in the theater

1890 Farm House & Creamery

Farm Life Exhibits


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