When you sign up online for classes, you must proceed through to the payment section to secure your spot in the class. If you have not paid on PayPal, your spot will not be saved and it will be given to another paying customer. Please make sure to continue the registration through to the PayPal website. Many classes have a materials fee; this fee will have to be paid directly to the instructor.

If you are a member of the Museum, you can receive the member discount on many of these classes. Please call the Museum for this special member code at (802)754-2022.

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Apple Grafting and Pruning Class
Open Seats 5
2017-4-22
10:00 am
-3:00 pm
Rufus Porter Immersion Weekend June 2/3/4
Open Seats 12
2017-6-2
9:00 am
-2017-6-4
6:00 pm
Fall Foliage, Run, Walk, Bike
Open Seats 100
2017-9-10
7:00 am
-12:00 pm

Apple Grafting and Pruning Class


Apr 22,2017 - Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Michael Phillips, author of The Apple Grower, a Guide for the Organic Orchardist, will be back again for his popular grafting and pruning course.  He will bring hearty root stocks and scions from a variety of his own apple trees for the morning workshop.  Students are also encouraged to bring in scions from their favorite ancient apple trees.  Students will get to make at least two grafted trees to take home.  In the afternoon, Michael will demonstrate renewal pruning on the Museum's apple trees and discuss tree health and supply sources. Class cost is $50 or $40 for Museum members.  Please register early, class fills up quickly.  Bring a bag lunch and dress for the outdoors.  Call 802-754-2022 with any questions.

Location

Old Stone House Museum
109 Old Stone House Road
Brownington, VT 05860

Event Fees:

Apple Grafting Registration $ 50.00

Rufus Porter Immersion Weekend June 2/3/4


Jun 2,2017 - Jun 4,2017 Time: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
June 2/3/4 Rufus Porter Immersion Weekend Schedule   Friday June 2 (Optional) 1:00 Walking Tour of the Brownington Historic District including Prospect Hill, Cemetery, and the Orleans County Grammar School   2:30 – 4:30 Museum Tour (if desired)   Saturday June 3   10 am-11:30 Registration and Brunch   Museum Gallery Open for Rufus Porter Mural Exhibit   11:30am – 3:30 pm:  Rufus Porter Wall Hanging or Floor Cloth Class part 1 with Polly Forcier   4-5 pm:  Rufus Porter, Yankee Pioneer  Lecture and slide show by Polly Forcier   5-6:30 pm:  Wine and Cheese reception following talk   Sunday   11-12:30 pm:  Brunch   1-3:00 pm:  Rufus Porter Wall Hanging or Floor Cloth part 2   Break-down:  Expense and revenue from June 2/3 class   Charge for class:  $150 non members/$135 members   Material Fee- Includes canvas and supplies $175   Students should bring a portable hair dryer

Location

Old Stone House Museum
109 Old Stone House Road
Brownington, Vermont 05860

Event Fees:

$ 150.00

Fall Foliage, Run, Walk, Bike


Sep 10,2017 - Time: 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sunday, September 10, 2017 ½ Marathon Run, 5K Run, 5K Walk and 12 mile bike race on a Sunday morning on rural Northeast Kingdom back roads. 1/2 Marathon Run: Registration from 7:30 – 8 a.m. Race starting at 8:05 12 mile Bike Race, 5K Run, and 5K Walk: Registration from 8 – 9 a.m. Races starting at 9:05 a.m. All races start and finish in front of the Old Stone House.

Location

Old Stone House Museum
109 Old Stone House Road
Brownington, Vermont 05860

Event Fees:

$ 25.00

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