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Herbal Remedies Weekend

Visit The Farmers’ Museum to see the various way plants were used as medicine in the mid 19th century. The event features herbalist and farmer, AC Stauble, who leads a workshop sharing how she produces skin soothing herbal infused salves on Saturday (June 22) from 3:00-4:30pm. She will also offer an herbal extracts demo and […]

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Herbal Remedies Weekend

Visit The Farmers’ Museum to see the various way plants were used as medicine in the mid 19th century. The event features herbalist and farmer, AC Stauble, who leads a workshop sharing how she produces skin soothing herbal infused salves on Saturday (June 22) from 3:00-4:30pm. She will also offer an herbal extracts demo and […]

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Preschool Tuesdays

Tuesdays at 10AM - June 4 through June 25! In this weekly, structured learning environment tailored to 3–4-year-old children, our youngest guests will develop a sense of identity, place, and community as they explore The Farmers’ Museum guided by a museum educator. Engaging games, songs, dances, and craft activities will help strengthen gross and fine […]

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Family Farm Fun!

A fun weekly gathering at the museum designed for families with children. Each week, a variety of new games, craft activities, and lessons will be introduced, with elementary academic content best suited for children ages 4 – 10. Build lasting friendships and rediscover the simple pleasures of traditional New York lifeways through the summer months. Included with […]

Independence Day Celebration

Starting at noon, witness a dramatic reading of the Declaration of Independence on the Bump Tavern Green by Michael Henrici. Take part in the 13 celebratory toasts as our Founding Fathers did with lemonade made from an 1840's recipe. In addition there will be a reading of Frederick Douglass' "What to the Slave is the […]

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STEAM 2.0

Week-long STEAM Program Students entering 4th-7th grade will have the opportunity to participate in a week-long immersive experience. This multidisciplinary approach to the tenets of STEAM will enable students to learn in a variety of settings across both museums as well as the Village of Cooperstown and Otsego Lake. Kids should be prepared to be […]

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Family Farm Fun!

A fun weekly gathering at the museum designed for families with children. Each week, a variety of new games, craft activities, and lessons will be introduced, with elementary academic content best suited for children ages 4 – 10. Build lasting friendships and rediscover the simple pleasures of traditional New York lifeways through the summer months. Included with […]

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Family Farm Fun!

A fun weekly gathering at the museum designed for families with children. Each week, a variety of new games, craft activities, and lessons will be introduced, with elementary academic content best suited for children ages 4 – 10. Build lasting friendships and rediscover the simple pleasures of traditional New York lifeways through the summer months. Included with […]

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STEAM 2.0

Week-long STEAM Program Students entering 4th-7th grade will have the opportunity to participate in a week-long immersive experience. This multidisciplinary approach to the tenets of STEAM will enable students to learn in a variety of settings across both museums as well as the Village of Cooperstown and Otsego Lake. Kids should be prepared to be […]

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Family Farm Fun!

A fun weekly gathering at the museum designed for families with children. Each week, a variety of new games, craft activities, and lessons will be introduced, with elementary academic content best suited for children ages 4 – 10. Build lasting friendships and rediscover the simple pleasures of traditional New York lifeways through the summer months. Included with […]

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Family Farm Fun!

A fun weekly gathering at the museum designed for families with children. Each week, a variety of new games, craft activities, and lessons will be introduced, with elementary academic content best suited for children ages 4 – 10. Build lasting friendships and rediscover the simple pleasures of traditional New York lifeways through the summer months. Included with […]

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STEAM 2.0

Week-long STEAM Program Students entering 4th-7th grade will have the opportunity to participate in a week-long immersive experience. This multidisciplinary approach to the tenets of STEAM will enable students to learn in a variety of settings across both museums as well as the Village of Cooperstown and Otsego Lake. Kids should be prepared to be […]

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Family Farm Fun!

A fun weekly gathering at the museum designed for families with children. Each week, a variety of new games, craft activities, and lessons will be introduced, with elementary academic content best suited for children ages 4 – 10. Build lasting friendships and rediscover the simple pleasures of traditional New York lifeways through the summer months. Included with […]

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mini STEAM’rs

Week-long mini STEAM'rs Program For children ages 4-6, this half-day experience will present the different core subjects of STEAM in a digestible, super-fun manner! Running from 9am-1pm daily (Aug 12-16), activities will rotate through both The Farmers' Museum and Fenimore Art Museum. Parents are welcome to stay and participate, but drop off is also welcome. […]

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Family Farm Fun!

A fun weekly gathering at the museum designed for families with children. Each week, a variety of new games, craft activities, and lessons will be introduced, with elementary academic content best suited for children ages 4 – 10. Build lasting friendships and rediscover the simple pleasures of traditional New York lifeways through the summer months. Included with […]

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Family Farm Fun!

A fun weekly gathering at the museum designed for families with children. Each week, a variety of new games, craft activities, and lessons will be introduced, with elementary academic content best suited for children ages 4 – 10. Build lasting friendships and rediscover the simple pleasures of traditional New York lifeways through the summer months. Included with […]

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Fiber Arts Weekend

Visitors to Fiber Arts Weekend will find a variety of demonstrations, exhibits, vendors, and hands-on activities featuring wool carding, spinning, weaving, quilting, knitting, and other textile related activities—all occurring throughout the museum. This year’s weekend will focus on the traditional process of natural dyeing of fibers. Museum interpreters will demonstrate a variety of textile techniques […]

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Fiber Arts Weekend

Visitors to Fiber Arts Weekend will find a variety of demonstrations, exhibits, vendors, and hands-on activities featuring wool carding, spinning, weaving, quilting, knitting, and other textile related activities—all occurring throughout the museum. This year’s weekend will focus on the traditional process of natural dyeing of fibers. Museum interpreters will demonstrate a variety of textile techniques […]

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Harvest Festival

September 14 & 15 • 10am-5pmCelebrate the bounty of fall as Harvest Festival returns! Since 1978, this family-friendly event has grown to become a regional favorite, bringing together a wide variety of performers, artisans, and vendors.  Situated on the museum’s picturesque grounds near Otsego Lake, it offers the perfect blend of new attractions and trusted […]

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Harvest Festival

September 14 & 15 • 10am-5pmCelebrate the bounty of fall as Harvest Festival returns! Since 1978, this family-friendly event has grown to become a regional favorite, bringing together a wide variety of performers, artisans, and vendors.  Situated on the museum’s picturesque grounds near Otsego Lake, it offers the perfect blend of new attractions and trusted […]

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Tractor Fest

Learn about the world of tractors and everything they powered on New York State farms at the tenth annual Tractor Fest. See classic tractors, small engines, and other machinery––illustrating the growth of farming technology. Regular museum admission rates apply. More info coming as we get closer to the event...        

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Tractor Fest

Learn about the world of tractors and everything they powered on New York State farms at the tenth annual Tractor Fest. See classic tractors, small engines, and other machinery––illustrating the growth of farming technology. Regular museum admission rates apply. More info coming as we get closer to the event...        

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