THE FARMERS' MUSEUM

                    Daily Activities*               

 

See Below for Daily Activities,

but here are some happenings throughout May.

 

 

MAY HAPPENINGS

On

THE FARM

 

 

NEW ARRIVALS: Our CHICKS have hatched!

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Our PIGLETS have arrived and are quite shy! Come on down and take a peek!

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Keep an eye on our heritage breed SHEEP as they are LAMBING! It's a Girl! Our first lamb was born over the weekend! It will be up to our first PRESCHOOL TUESDAY group on June 19th to name one of the new lambs!

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Abe, our OX-IN-TRAINING will be

out and about

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We will be busy planting the

BUTTERFLY GARDEN,

Antique Garden, and Lippitt Garden.

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The Childrens' Barnyard will be opening on Memorial Day Weekend!

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Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Café: 11:00 – 4:00

 

  

10:00 - 12:00   Empire State Carousel Rides

10:00 - 10:45   Music in Cornwallville Church

12:00 - 12:30   Empire State Carousel Tour

12:30 - 1:00     Military Band Organ Demonstration

                          Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 4:45       Empire State Carousel Rides

2:30 – 3:30       Make a Nail Ring ( 9 yrs. and up)

                          Blacksmith Shop

2:30 – 3:00       Making Bandboxes

                          A Demonstration in More House

3:00 – 3:30       Broom Boom! History of Brooms

                          Westcott Shop

3:00 – 4:00      Take a Turn at Setting Type

                         Print Shop

4:00 – 4:30      Garden Walk & Talk

                         Pharmacy Herb Garden

 

 

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Café  11:00 – 4:00

 

  

10:00 - 12:00   Empire State Carousel Rides

10:00 – 10:45  19th Century Games

                         Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

12:00 - 12:30   Empire State Carousel Tour

12:30 - 1:00     Military Band Organ Demonstration

                         Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 4:45      Empire State Carousel Rides

2:00 – 2:30      Make a Nail Ring (9 Yrs. and up)

                         Blacksmith Shop

2:30 – 3:00      Take a Turn at Setting Type

                         Print Shop

3:00 – 3:30      Making Bandboxes

                         A Demonstration in More House

3:30 – 4:00      Garden Walk

                         Pharmacy Herb Garden

 

 

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Cafe Hours: 11:00 - 4:00

 

 

  

10:00 - 12:00   Empire State Carousel Rides

12:00 - 12:30   Empire State Carousel Tour

12:00 - 2:30     Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides (Weather Permitting) 

                         Pickup at Main Barn

12:30 - 1:00     Military Band Organ Demonstration

                         Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 4:45      Empire State Carousel Rides 

1:30 – 2:00      Making Bandboxes          

                         A Demonstration in More House

2:00 – 3:00      19th Century Games

                         Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

2:30 – 3:00      Make A Nail Ring (9 Yrs. and Up)

                         Blacksmith Shop

 

 

 

Friday, May 25, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Café Hours: 11:00 – 4:00

 

  

10:00 - 12:00   Empire State Carousel Rides

10:00 - 10:45   Music in Cornwallville Church

11:00 – 12:00  Tavern Talk: "Hops & Brewing in Upstate NY"

   followed by the Hoppy Trails Tour

              Bump Tavern

12:00 – 12:30  Empire State Carousel Tour

12:30 - 1:00     Military Band Organ Demonstration

                         Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 4:45      Empire State Carousel Rides

2:00 – 2:30      19th Century Clothing

                         Bump Tavern

2:30 – 3:00      Broom Boom! History of Brooms

                         Westcott Shop

3:00 - 3:30      Make a Nail Ring (9 Yrs. and Up) 

                        Blacksmith Shop

3:30 - 4:00      Take a Turn at Setting Type

                        Print Shop 

3:30 – 4:00     Garden Walk

                        Pharmacy Garden

       

 

Abe will be out & about for a walk today!

He is our OX-IN-TRAINING.

 

 

 

Saturday, May 26, 2018

 Museum Hours: 10:00 - 5:00

Crossroads Café Hours 11:00 – 4:00

 

HERITAGE PLANT SALE TODAY!

 

10:00 - 12:00        Empire State Carousel Rides

10:30 – 11:00       Forge Talk: "Coal to Coke-Operating the Forge"

                              Blacksmith Shop

10:30-11:00         Take a Turn at Setting Type

                              Print Shop

11:00 – 12:00       Tavern Talk: "Hops & Brewing in Upstaste NY"

                              followed by the Hoppy Trails Tour

                          Bump Tavern

11:30 – 12:00       Schoolhouse Lesson

                               Filer’s Corner School

11:30 - 1:00          Paper Making

                              Creamery Classroom

12:00 - 12:30        Empire State Carousel Tour

12:00 – 2:30          Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides

                               (Weather-Permitting)

                               Pickup at Main Barn

12:30 - 1:00          Military Band Organ Demonstration

                               Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 3:45            Empire State Carousel Rides

1:00 – 1:30            19th Century Clothing

                                Bump Tavern

1:00 – 2:00            Make a Nail Ring (9yrs. and up)

                                Blacksmith Shop

1:00 – 3:00            19th Century Games

                               Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

2:00 – 2:30            Flax Processing

                               Morey Barn

2:30 – 3:00            Rope Making    

                               Morey Barn

2:30 – 3:00            Making Bandboxes

                               A Demonstration in More House

3:00 – 3:30            Broom Boom! History of Brooms

                               Westcott Shop   

 

 

 

 

 

Sunday, May 27, 2018

 Museum Hours: 10:00 - 5:00

Crossroads Café Hours 11:00 – 4:00

 

HERITAGE PLANT SALE TODAY!

 

10:00 - 12:00        Empire State Carousel Rides

10:15 – 10:45       The Cooper at Work

                             Morey Barn

10:30 - 11:00        Forge Talks: Starting the Forge

                             Blacksmith Shop

11:00 - 12:00        Tavern Talk: Hops & Brewing in Upstate NY"

    followed by the Hoppy Trails Tour

    Bump Tavern

11:00 – 11:30       19th Century School Lesson

                            Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

11:30 - 12:00        Drop Spindle Demonstratione

    Lippitt Farmhouse

12:00 - 12:30        Empire State Carousel Tour

12:30 - 1:00          Military Band Organ Demonstration

                            Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 3:45           Empire State Carousel Rides

1:00 – 2:00            GARDEN HACKS

                             Main Barn Grow & Learn Center

1:30 – 3:00            19TH Century Games

                             Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

2:00 – 2:30            Flax Processing

                             Morey Barn

2:30 – 3:00            Rope Making

                             Morey Barn

3:00 – 3:30            Take a Turn at Setting Type

                             Print Shop

3:30 – 4:00            Take a Turn at Carding Wool

                             Lippitt Farmhouse   

3:30 - 4:00            Garden Walk - Herb Garden at Lippitt     

 

 

Monday, May 28, 2018

MEMORIAL DAY

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Cafe: 11:00 - 4:00 

 

  

10:00 - 12:00   Empire State Carousel Rides

10:30 – 11:00   Forge Talks: “Coal to Coke-Operating the Forge”                                  

Blacksmith Shop

11:00-11:30     19th Century Clothing

                        Bump Tavern

12:00 - 12:30   Empire State Carousel Tour

12:30 - 1:00     Military Band Organ Demonstration

                        Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 4:45       Empire State Carousel Rides

1:00 – 2:00       Make a Nail Ring ( 9 yrs. and up)

                        Blacksmith Shop

2:00 – 3:00       Take a Turn at Setting Type

                        Print Shop

 

 

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Cafe: 11:00 - 4:00

 

10:00 - 12:00   Empire State Carousel Rides

10:00 - 10:45   Music in Cornwallville Church

12:00 - 12:30   Empire State Carousel Tour

12:30- - 2:30    Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides

                        (Weather Permitting)

                        Pickup at Main Barn

12:30 - 1:00     Military Band Organ Demonstration

                        Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 4:45      Empire State Carousel Rides

2:00 – 3:00      Make a Nail Ring (9 yrs. and up)

                        Blacksmith Shop

3:00 – 4:00      Take a Turn at Setting Type

                        Print Shop

 

 

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Café  11:00 – 4:00

  

10:00 - 12:00   Empire State Carousel Rides

10:00 – 10:45  19th Century Games

                        Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

11:00 – 11:30   Forge Talk: Starting the Forge

                        Blacksmith Shop

12:00 - 12:30    Empire State Carousel Tour

12:30 - 1:00      Military Band Organ Demonstration

                         Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 4:45       Empire State Carousel Rides

1:00 – 2:00       Make a Nail Ring (9 Yrs. and up)

                        Blacksmith Shop

2:00 – 2:30       Flax Processing

                        Morey Barn

2:30 – 3:00       Rope Making

                        Morey Barn

3:00 – 3:30       Take a Turn at Setting Type

                         Print Shop

3:30 – 4:00       Making Bandboxes

                        A Demonstration in More House

 

               

               Thursday, May 31, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Cafe: 11:00 - 4:00

 

10:00 - 12:00   Empire State Carousel Rides

10:30 – 11:00   Forge Talk: Starting the Forge

                        Blacksmith Shop

11:00 – 11:30   19th Century Clothing

                        Bump Tavern

12:00 - 12:30    Empire State Carousel Tour

12:00 – 2:30     Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides

                         (Weather Permitting)

                         Pickup at Main Barn

12:30 - 1:00      Military Band Organ Demonstration

                         Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 4:45       Empire State Carousel Rides

1:00 – 1:30       Take a Turn at Setting Type

                        Print Shop

1:30 – 2:00       Making Bandboxes

                        A Demonstration in More House

3:00 – 3:30      Broom Boom! History of Brooms

                        Westcott Shop

2:30 – 3:00      Make A Nail Ring (9 Yrs. and Up)

                        Blacksmith Shop

3:30 – 4:00      Garden Walk

                        Lippitt Herb Garden        

 

 

 

 

                        

 

*Activities Subject to change without noice.

FarmersMuseum.org • 5775 Route 80 • Cooperstown, NY 13326
Admission: $12 adults (13-64), $10.50 seniors (65+), $6 juniors (7-12),
children (6 and under) and museum members are free.