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Calendar

Apr
10
Sun
Susan Merrill Art Show @ HSV
Apr 10 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Opening reception to meet the artist Susan Merrill whose work complements Baby Animals on the Shaker Farm.  All work is available for purchase; some proceeds benefit Hancock Shaker Village.Merrill 2015 Red Pigs in Red Woods

Apr
16
Sat
Baby Animals at Hancock Shaker Village @ HSV
Apr 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Come see the new arrivals!  Join us for our signature event, 10 am to 4 pm every day through May 8DSCF2940.

Apr
30
Sat
Sheep Shearing Weekend @ HSV
Apr 30 @ 10:00 am – May 1 @ 4:00 pm

Join us for this great family event.  Watch our highly experienced shearer shear the sheep for the season.  Listen to his talk on animal care.  Feel free to feel the fleece that has been shearedsheep.

Aug
6
Sat
Metalworking Weekend @ HSV
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am – Aug 7 @ 4:00 pm

Shakers, working hammer and tongs!  Join us on Saturday and Sunday as expert metalworkers demonstrate their exciting craft! Many metal items used by the Shakers were made in a blacksmith’s forge. Historic Shaker metalworking will be highlighted, along with contemporary techniques. See a variety of forges in use and watch hinges, latches and door handles being forged by hand, many for sale in our Village Store.

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Sep
13
Tue
Berkshire to Boston Bike Tour @ Starts at Hancock Shaker Village
Sep 13 @ 10:00 am – Sep 18 @ 5:00 pm

Dozens of cyclists take up residence at the Village starting September 15 for “training” rides that “climb” Mount Greylock ahead of the group’s 240-mile trek to Boston, which departs from the Village on Thursday morning, September 17.

Register at http://www.berkshirestoboston.com/BerktoBos

Sep
18
Sun
Berkshire to Boston Bike Tour @ Starts at Hancock Shaker Village
Sep 18 @ 10:00 am – Sep 23 @ 5:00 pm

Dozens of cyclists take up residence at the Village starting September 15 for “training” rides that “climb” Mount Greylock ahead of the group’s 240-mile trek to Boston, which departs from the Village on Thursday morning, September 17.

Register at http://www.berkshirestoboston.com/BerktoBos

Sep
24
Sat
Country Fair 2016 @ HSV
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – Sep 25 @ 5:00 pm

Join us for our 19th Annual Country Fair! A two-day Fall festival that fills the Village with food trucks, craft exhibitors and a farmers market!  All historic buildings are open and staffed as usual, too. Juried quilt show on exhibit (vote for your favorites) with a drawing of the winning ticket for the Hancock Shaker Quilt raffle. Chicken races and other kids’ activities. Display of antique tractors and farm equipment.

Farmers and hand-crafters interested in exhibiting can download an application online at countryfair.hancockshakervillage.org.CF

Oct
15
Sat
Shaker Spirited Suppers @ HSV
Oct 15 @ 4:00 pm – Oct 16 @ 8:00 pm

The evening begins with an hour-long tour of the historic Village, emphasizing the Shaker agricultural legacy.  The tour is followed by a delicious gourmet dinner accompanied with local beverages.Spirited Supper

Apr
10
Sun
Susan Merrill Art Show @ HSV
Apr 10 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Opening reception to meet the artist Susan Merrill whose work complements Baby Animals on the Shaker Farm.  All work is available for purchase; some proceeds benefit Hancock Shaker Village.Merrill 2015 Red Pigs in Red Woods

Apr
16
Sat
Baby Animals at Hancock Shaker Village @ HSV
Apr 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Come see the new arrivals!  Join us for our signature event, 10 am to 4 pm every day through May 8DSCF2940.

Apr
30
Sat
Sheep Shearing Weekend @ HSV
Apr 30 @ 10:00 am – May 1 @ 4:00 pm

Join us for this great family event.  Watch our highly experienced shearer shear the sheep for the season.  Listen to his talk on animal care.  Feel free to feel the fleece that has been shearedsheep.

Aug
6
Sat
Metalworking Weekend @ HSV
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am – Aug 7 @ 4:00 pm

Shakers, working hammer and tongs!  Join us on Saturday and Sunday as expert metalworkers demonstrate their exciting craft! Many metal items used by the Shakers were made in a blacksmith’s forge. Historic Shaker metalworking will be highlighted, along with contemporary techniques. See a variety of forges in use and watch hinges, latches and door handles being forged by hand, many for sale in our Village Store.

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Sep
13
Tue
Berkshire to Boston Bike Tour @ Starts at Hancock Shaker Village
Sep 13 @ 10:00 am – Sep 18 @ 5:00 pm

Dozens of cyclists take up residence at the Village starting September 15 for “training” rides that “climb” Mount Greylock ahead of the group’s 240-mile trek to Boston, which departs from the Village on Thursday morning, September 17.

Register at http://www.berkshirestoboston.com/BerktoBos

Sep
18
Sun
Berkshire to Boston Bike Tour @ Starts at Hancock Shaker Village
Sep 18 @ 10:00 am – Sep 23 @ 5:00 pm

Dozens of cyclists take up residence at the Village starting September 15 for “training” rides that “climb” Mount Greylock ahead of the group’s 240-mile trek to Boston, which departs from the Village on Thursday morning, September 17.

Register at http://www.berkshirestoboston.com/BerktoBos

Sep
24
Sat
Country Fair 2016 @ HSV
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – Sep 25 @ 5:00 pm

Join us for our 19th Annual Country Fair! A two-day Fall festival that fills the Village with food trucks, craft exhibitors and a farmers market!  All historic buildings are open and staffed as usual, too. Juried quilt show on exhibit (vote for your favorites) with a drawing of the winning ticket for the Hancock Shaker Quilt raffle. Chicken races and other kids’ activities. Display of antique tractors and farm equipment.

Farmers and hand-crafters interested in exhibiting can download an application online at countryfair.hancockshakervillage.org.CF

Oct
15
Sat
Shaker Spirited Suppers @ HSV
Oct 15 @ 4:00 pm – Oct 16 @ 8:00 pm

The evening begins with an hour-long tour of the historic Village, emphasizing the Shaker agricultural legacy.  The tour is followed by a delicious gourmet dinner accompanied with local beverages.Spirited Supper