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Warm Up to Winter - 1/21/2018

In a Preternatural Way: The Witchcraft Trial of Mary Barnes  - 1/28/2018

Open Hearth Cooking Class - 2/4/2018

Hearth Cooking Class: Pies - 2/4/2018

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Special Events & Programs

Program registration is processed on a first come first served basis. You may register by phone, (860) 677-9222, in person, by mail or online. Payment options are credit card, check, or cash. Your membership must be current at the time the program meets in order to receive the member discount. Museum staff reserves the right to cancel classes for insufficient enrollment. You will be notified at least three working days in advance if a program is cancelled. Cancellations with at least forty-eight hours notice will receive a refund.

Open Hearth Cooking Class

 Date: 2/4/2018
 Starting Time: 1:00:00 PM
 Ending Time: 3:30:00 PM

Roll up your sleeves, put on an apron, and learn how to make classic Colonial dishes in an 18th-century fireplace. This class will focus on pies and participants will use the beehive bake oven.The class will taste samples and bring recipes home.


Registration is required. Admission is $15 a person.