Nash Farm Heritage Workshops
Visit Nash Farm and experience what it's like to step into a 19th century home while learning the essential farm skills.
This open-house setting allows guests to discuss the activities with the interpreters and involvement may be encouraged when possible. Following your visit to the farmhouse, you may visit the farm grounds to complete your experience. Registration is required, but walk-in registration is also encouraged. Participants of all ages may attend. Space is limited at all events.
2020 HERITAGE WORKSHOP DATES
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Hog Butchering and Curing
January 18 & 19, 2020, 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. each day ($75 for both days)
Experience the skills of 19th century hog butchering, curing, sausage making, and the use of a smokehouse at this two day workshop. Participants must by 16 years old. Advance purchase only.
Victorian Chocolate Date Nights
February 12 & 13, 2020, 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m. ($75 per couple)
Craft historic chocolates with your sweetheart, enjoy hors d’oeuvres and wine at the Historic Farmhouse.
19th Century Farm Meal
March 28, 2020, 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. ($35 per person)
Prepare a late 19th century meal on a wood cook stove in the 1869 farmhouse with historic culinary educators.
May 1 and 2, 2020 ($35 per person; Choose one session - Friday 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. or Saturday 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Learn the basics of cheese making.
1920's "One Hour" Dress Workshop
June 13, 2020, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. ($35 per person, Optional Dress Fabric Kit $35)
Make your own 1920's dress for the Ice Cream Social on July 11, 2020.