Tag: Shaker Museum Mount Lebanon

Shaker Museum: Cherry Candlestand Woodworking Workshop, Aug 22

Shaker Museum | Mount Lebanon presents Cherry Candlestand Woodworking Workshop with Peter Forward on Saturday, August 22.
Join Peter Forward and make your own cherry candlestand, inspired by Shaker objects in the collection.

Peter Forward specializes in building fine furniture and especially enjoys traditional styles. He also creates craft items inspired by the collection of the Shaker Museum, including oval boxes and other Shaker reproductions.

The workshop will be led in a socially distant manner to ensure everyone’s safety. All materials will be supplied.

DATE/TIME: Saturday, August 22, 2020 / 9am – 1pm

TICKETS: $250 ($225 for members) 
Space is limited. Reserve in advance at Eventbrite.com

LOCATION: Shaker Museum/Mount Lebanon
202 Shaker Road
New Lebanon, NY 12125

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Introduction to Bird Identification and Field Walk at Mount Lebanon Historic Site, Sep 21

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Blue-Headed Vireo at the museum’s property. By Chris Franks, Alan Devoe Bird Club.

Join Shaker Museum | Mount Lebanon and Alan Devoe Bird Club in the first of a series of free workshops and bird walks at the Mount Lebanon historic site. Up to 100 species of birds are reported to potentially inhabit the woodlands and wetlands in the area of New Lebanon, NY where the Shakers once lived, and yet only 32 species have been identified since 2014. Help us get to 100!

Please bring your own binoculars and smart phones to the workshop and download the free app, Merlin Bird ID by Cornell Lab, onto your phone before arrival. New birders and walk-ins welcome!

DATE/TIME:
Saturday, September 21, 2019 / 8am – 10pm

LOCATION:
Mount Lebanon Historic Site
202 Shaker Rd
New Lebanon, NY 12125

ADMISSION:
Free
Register here

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Shaker Museum Mount Lebanon Community Event, May 26

Shaker Museum | Mount Lebanon is kicking off the 2018 Season with a lecture at the historic site, live music, face painting, and more. A light dessert will be offered for free, and Dolan’s Dogs food truck will be on site for those wishing to purchase lunch.

Register in advance and receive discounted meal tickets. Meal ticket includes: One hot dog, hamburger/cheeseburger, or grilled cheese plus one side, and one beverage.

The community event is also the final stop on the NL200 Tour d’Manur. In celebration of the bicentennial of New Lebanon, Jerry Grant, Director of Collections & Research, will discuss the bicentennial of the North House in a talk titled “Mount Lebanon’s North House: The History and Legacy of a Shaker Masterpiece”.

The museum’s Visitor Center will be open and will offer a 10% OFF in-store discount for all those who attend.

DATE/TIME:
Saturday, May 26 2018, from 1pm to 3pm

ADMISSION:
All are welcome, but parking is limited, so purchase a meal ticket and register in advance.
$10 – $12

LOCATION:
Shaker Museum/Mount Lebanon
202 Shaker Road
New Lebanon, NY

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