The Museum offers a series of workshops for kids during
December school vacation week. On each day, there will be two 3-hour workshops for kids ages 7-12.
Thursday, December 27 , 9 a.m. to noon Weaving Workshop
Weave a place mat or trivet using yarn, rope, and a safety pin!
Thursday, December 27, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Say Cheese
Kids won’t believe how easy it is to make their own cheese! We’ll make a lemon-herb cheese spread served with homemade crackers
Friday, December 28, 9 a.m. to noon Hearth Cooking Workshop
A child’s favorite. Young cooks will use colonial recipes and cook over an open hearth the old-fashioned way! (space fills up quickly)
Friday, December 28, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Fabric Collages
Create a collage from fabric scraps, buttons, foam pieces,
paper and all kinds of different things.
The program fee is $25 per child, per workshop, ($20 for museum members). Please pack your child a snack. Pre-registration is required. Call the Education Department at (860) 521-5362 ext.14. Bring a bagged lunch when registering kids for both sessions!
Requests for refunds (minus a 10% processing fee) will be honored up to one (1) week before the start of the workshops. Full refunds will be given if the session is cancelled due to under enrollment.
Contact Us If you would like more information about these workshops and other programs, please call the Education Department, or email