Join award-winning author Robert Grandchamp for a lecture about Albany Civil War Soldier Bradley J. Norris. Robert will include details on how to research a Civil War soldier, as well as stay for questions & answers. His research on the Albany Civil War Soldier was recently published in the Vermont Historical Society’s History Journal.
We will meet at the Brownington Congregational Church in our Historic Village, and refreshments will be served. We look forward to seeing you as we honor our military this Memorial Day.
Please use this link for additional details: http://oldstonehousemuseum.org/robert-grandchamp-lecture/
New for 2019! Join us Saturday mornings, starting May 18th, for an hour of stretching, relaxation and improve your flexibility. Weather permitting, classes will be held outside or at the Grammar School. For more information, visit our web page: http://oldstonehousemuseum.org/community-yoga/ Namaste!
New for 2019 – Museum staff & volunteers will be hosting four theme-based potluck dinners to share your memories & learn the personal stories of our community’s history. Use this link for more info:
Join us Sunday, March 24th at 3:00 pm for a mixed genre, acoustical musical event. Proceeds will benefit our Historic Green Spaces Project initiatives. The Seymour Sisters and The Bakers will share their musical talents at the Brownington Congregational Church. Refreshments and reception to follow.
Registration is now open for our 2019 classes – ‘Integrating Outdoor Education Across the Curricula’ and ‘Storetellers’. Select the ‘Learn’ option from the navigation bar, then ‘Educators’ Professional Development’ for details.
Our very generous volunteers have come forward to organize the event to be held at the Newport Municipal Building Gym. Mark your calendar for Sunday, February 24th. The event is open to all collectors with free registration and free admission for the public. Please complete the registration form under the Events tab, and return to the Museum.
Registration is now open for our 2019 Workshop scheduled for Saturday, April 20th. Select ‘Events’ from the navigation bar, then ‘Apple Grafting & Pruning’ from the drop down menu. Space is limited, so register today!
Our beekeeping support group kicks off the 2019 season with the first meeting of the year. Join the group on Sunday, January 27th, 4:00 to 5:00pm, at the Twilight House.
Registration has closed for our showshoe trek on Saturday, January 19th. Thank you for your interest in our event!
Curator Bob Hunt will speak on four influential 19th-century Orleans County Educator/Ministers at the Derby Line Universalist Church on Sunday, February 3rd at 10:00 a.m. Mr. Hunt will identify the impact on race and culture by the Rev. Alexander Twilight, Rev. Samuel Read Hall, Rev. William Scales and Rev. George Washington Henderson. Please join him!