Enfield Shaker Museum logo

leaficonWe Accept Buses!

leaficon Newsletter


Museum Wish List

Calendar of Events

2017 Programs & Events

The Enfield Shaker Museum is focused on sharing the history and culture of the Enfield Shakers.

Visitors to the Museum can enjoy a variety of activities including: exhibits, tours, traditional craft demonstrations, indoor and outdoor educational programs, workshops, scholarly programs, fundraising events, trails and overnight packages.

For something created just for you, view our calendar of events below. Click on the title for more information about each event.

For more information, please contact us via email at info@shakermuseum.org or call us at (603) 632-4346.

 

Spring Events

Friday – Sunday, April 21 – 23

Spring Shaker Forum

Sunday, April 30 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Spring Open House

May – First Week of June 9:00 am – 1:30 pm

History Alive Fourth and Fifth Grade Field Trips

By Appointment, May 2 – October 31

Individual/Small Group Shaker Broom Making Workshop

Tuesday, May 9 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Tuesday Tour: Great Stone Dwelling Highlights

Saturday, May 13 2:00 – 4:00 pm (Meet in the Great Stone Dwelling)

Preparing your Garden

Tuesday, May 16 1:00 – 4:00 pm (Meet in the Great Stone Dwelling)

Introduction to Bees and Beekeeping

Saturday, May 18 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Shaker Cat Head Basket Workshop

Sunday, May 21 1:00 – 4:00 pm

Herbal First Aid Kit Workshop

Tuesday, May 23 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Tuesday Tour: The Ministry House, the Building and the Site

Wednesday, May 24 1:00 – 4:00 pm

Shaker Chair Seat Weaving

Friday, May 26 6:00 pm

Celebrate 30 Years at the Enfield Shaker Museum

Monday, May 29 – June 9 and June 12 – June 23 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Archaeological Field School

Tuesday, June 6 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Tuesday Tour: Laundry/Dairy Building

Sunday, June 11 1:00 – 4:00 pm

Flower Essences Workshop

Tuesday, June 13 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Tuesday Tour: Shaker Joinery Tour   

Thursday, June 15 4:00 – 6:00 pm

Flower Arrangement Workshop

Summer Events

Wednesdays, June 28, July 5, 12, 19, 26 and August 2 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Field Ecology Course for High School Students entering Grades 10 through 12

Tuesday, July 4 11:00 am

Patriotic Sing-along and Pie Sale

Thursday, July 6 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Shaker Garden Talk

Monday – Friday, July 17 – 21 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Inspired by the Shakers Children’s Interdisciplinary Summer Camp

Tuesday, July 18 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Tuesday Tour: Basements Tour

Sunday, July 23 3:00 – 5:30 pm

Shaker Sing

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, July 24, 25, 27 and 28 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Field Ecology Program for Junior High School Students entering Grades 7 through 9

Tuesday, July 25 1:00 – 4:00 pm

Cooking with Herbs Garden Walk

Friday and Saturday, July 28 – 29 6:00 – 10:00 pm (Friday) 8:30 am – 4:00 pm (Saturday)

Shaker Oval Box Workshop

Sunday, July 30 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Enfield Old Home Day

Tuesday, August 1 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Tuesday Tour: The Life and Murder of Caleb Dyer

Thursday, August 3 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Shaker Garden Talk

Saturday August 5 10:00 am – 2:30 pm

Shaker Pin Cushion Workshop

Thursday, August 10 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Soap Making Workshop

Tuesday, August 15 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Tuesday Tour: Attics

Tuesday, August 22 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Medicinal Herb Garden Workshop

Tuesday, August 29 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Tuesday Tour: Canal and Shaker Dam

Thursday, August 31 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Shaker Garden Talk

Friday, September 1 – 30

On-line Auction Fundraiser

Sunday, September 10 12:00 – 4:00 pm

Natural Dye Workshop

Tuesday, September 10 1:00 – 4:00 pm

Cooking with Herbs Garden Walk

Tuesday, September 12 1:00 – 3:00 pm

Tuesday Tour: Shaker Mountain Pond a/k/a Smith Pond

Fall Events

Saturday, September 30 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Shaker Harvest Festival

Thursday, October 5 5:00 – 7:30 pm

Herbal Wreath Making

Sunday, October 8 1:00 – 4:00 pm

Backyard Medicine and Blending Your Own Tea

Tuesday, October 10 1:00 – 3:00 pm

Tuesday Tour: Two Cemeteries

Sunday, October 15 12:00 – 4:00 pm

Cider Festival

Thursday, November 9 5:30 – 8:00 pm

Gifts from the Kitchen

Thursday, November 16 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Soap Making Workshop

Saturday, December 2 - 16 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Festival of Trees

Sunday, December 3 1:00 – 4:00 pm

Silk Scarf Dyeing Workshop

Thursday, December 7 5:00 – 7:30 pm

Holiday Wreath Making

Sunday, December 17 5:00 – 7:00 pm

Festival of Trees Gala


Enfield Shaker Museum is a 501(c)3 non-profit educational institution dedicated to interpreting and preserving the complex history of the Enfield Shaker Village and the Missionaries of La Salette.