Thank you for joining us for NH Gives!

  Dear Friends, There are no words to express our gratitude. We are positively overjoyed by your response during NH Gives. Thanks to your support, we have raised a total of $19,200—almost TWICE our original goal—towards welcoming the coming season’s visitors. A lot of our hopes and dreams for this…

Announcing: NH Gives Match Opportunities

Announcing: NH Gives Match Opportunities

Dear Friends, It’s almost time! NH Gives starts tomorrow, June 8, at 5 PM, and we sincerely hope that from then until 5 PM on June 9 you will help Enfield Shaker Museum reach our goal to raise $10,000 to welcome 10,000 visitors. As we count down the hours until NH…

Enfield Shaker Museum Awarded Competitive Preservation Grant

Keep your eyes on the Stone Mill–even more preservation work is on the way, thanks to a New Hampshire Preservation Alliance Grant and the 1772 Foundation! Once the center of a large complex of agricultural and industrial buildings within the historic Enfield Shaker Village (1793-1823), Enfield Shaker Museum’s Stone Mill,…

May Calendar Raffle–Fun Facts and Winners

Welcome to the announcement page for the Museum’s 2021 “Spring Forward” May Calendar Raffle! Winners are announced here daily at noon, along with Fun Shaker Facts. So check back every day in May for even more fun! In the video below we are BEYOND excited to announce our May 31…

Weather-Wise: The Great Snow of 1717

Weather-Wise: The Great Snow of 1717

Get ready for more weather and climate related posts as our staff continues to research historic weather for our Weather-Wise 2021 programming! In a recent social media post, we mentioned New Lebanon Shaker Sister Melinda Welch, who recollected from her childhood a large snowstorm in New England in 1717. The...

Virtual Tuesday Tour: Dwelling with the Shakers

Are you sick of looking at the rooms in your house? If so, join Education Coordinator Kyle Sandler for a virtual Tuesday tour of Enfield Shaker retiring rooms. The video will include the answers to many pressing questions: How many Shakers shared a room? What kind of bedroom furniture did...
Walk With Us Into the New Year

Walk With Us Into the New Year

Greetings! Over the last year, so many people have walked the grounds of Enfield Shaker Museum. Some solitary strollers seemed lost in thought, but safe in the Museum’s comforting landscape. More determined walkers counted steps as they enjoyed the beautiful views this historic site provides. Though the Museum was closed…

Election of New Members of the Board of Trustees

November 12, 2020 | Enfield Shaker Museum Announces Election of New Members of the Board of Trustees Enfield Shaker Museum Board of Trustees President Bruce R. Stefany announced this week the election of four new members of the Museum’s Board of Trustees. “Each of the new members,” said Stefany, “provides…

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