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Sep
16
Tue
WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 16 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
17
Wed
Berkshires to Boston Bike Tour
Sep 17 @ 7:00 am – 8:30 am

The Berkshires to Boston Bike Tour covers 240 miles from Hancock Shaker Village to Boston over three days (September 17-19, 2014).  To learn more about this exciting event, visit riversedgecycling.com!  temp 068sm

WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 17 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
18
Thu
WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 18 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
19
Fri
WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
20
Sat
HSV Trail Marathon & Ultramarathon @ HSV and the Pittsfield State Forest
Sep 20 @ 5:00 am – 7:00 pm

trail marathonsEnjoy a New England autumn day in the beautiful Berkshires and a run on the Taconic Crest Trail. (The Taconic Mountains run parallel to the hilltops of the Appalachian Trail, so expect a very challenging day of running.) Race start and finish lines are located on the grounds of the historic Hancock Shaker Village. These two races have it all: camping, great scenery, a lot of single-track trail, tough climbing, mud, and an after-race party featuring local beer from Big Elm Brewing! While you’re out running, your family and crew can enjoy discounted admission to the Hancock Shaker Village, a 750-acre outdoor living-history museum with 20 historic buildings and a working farm.

Learn more about race details and registration here: HSV Trail Races

WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
21
Sun
WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
22
Mon
WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
23
Tue
WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
24
Wed
Timberframing Workshop
Sep 24 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Participants learn the craft of timber frame construction using 18th and 19th century tools and techniques, completing the parts and assembling the frame of a small building.  Instructional demonstrations and discussions supplement the hands-on learning activities.  Participants also will have the rare opportunity to examine original Shaker timber framing throughout the Village on a behind-the-scenes guided tour.  Tools and materials provided; students may also bring their own set of basic timber framing tools if desired.

 

IMPORTANT NOTE: Participants must register directly with the instructors for this 5-day workshop.  Please call Jack Sobon: 413.684.3223 or Dave Carlon 413.684.3612.

 

WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
25
Thu
Timberframing Workshop
Sep 25 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Participants learn the craft of timber frame construction using 18th and 19th century tools and techniques, completing the parts and assembling the frame of a small building.  Instructional demonstrations and discussions supplement the hands-on learning activities.  Participants also will have the rare opportunity to examine original Shaker timber framing throughout the Village on a behind-the-scenes guided tour.  Tools and materials provided; students may also bring their own set of basic timber framing tools if desired.

 

IMPORTANT NOTE: Participants must register directly with the instructors for this 5-day workshop.  Please call Jack Sobon: 413.684.3223 or Dave Carlon 413.684.3612.

 

WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 25 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
26
Fri
Timberframing Workshop
Sep 26 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Participants learn the craft of timber frame construction using 18th and 19th century tools and techniques, completing the parts and assembling the frame of a small building.  Instructional demonstrations and discussions supplement the hands-on learning activities.  Participants also will have the rare opportunity to examine original Shaker timber framing throughout the Village on a behind-the-scenes guided tour.  Tools and materials provided; students may also bring their own set of basic timber framing tools if desired.

 

IMPORTANT NOTE: Participants must register directly with the instructors for this 5-day workshop.  Please call Jack Sobon: 413.684.3223 or Dave Carlon 413.684.3612.

 

WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 26 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
27
Sat
Timberframing Workshop
Sep 27 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Participants learn the craft of timber frame construction using 18th and 19th century tools and techniques, completing the parts and assembling the frame of a small building.  Instructional demonstrations and discussions supplement the hands-on learning activities.  Participants also will have the rare opportunity to examine original Shaker timber framing throughout the Village on a behind-the-scenes guided tour.  Tools and materials provided; students may also bring their own set of basic timber framing tools if desired.

 

IMPORTANT NOTE: Participants must register directly with the instructors for this 5-day workshop.  Please call Jack Sobon: 413.684.3223 or Dave Carlon 413.684.3612.

 

17th Annual Country Fair
Sep 27 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Pie postcardThe Country Fair at Hancock Shaker Village celebrates the bounty of the  harvest with agricultural demonstrations, wagon rides, a fabulous Farmers Market, and our huge tents full of the best local and regional crafters and artisans. Come out to the farm and see all the Country Fair has to offer!

More Info…

WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 27 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
28
Sun
Timberframing Workshop
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Participants learn the craft of timber frame construction using 18th and 19th century tools and techniques, completing the parts and assembling the frame of a small building.  Instructional demonstrations and discussions supplement the hands-on learning activities.  Participants also will have the rare opportunity to examine original Shaker timber framing throughout the Village on a behind-the-scenes guided tour.  Tools and materials provided; students may also bring their own set of basic timber framing tools if desired.

 

IMPORTANT NOTE: Participants must register directly with the instructors for this 5-day workshop.  Please call Jack Sobon: 413.684.3223 or Dave Carlon 413.684.3612.

 

Sep
16
Tue
WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 16 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
17
Wed
Berkshires to Boston Bike Tour
Sep 17 @ 7:00 am – 8:30 am

The Berkshires to Boston Bike Tour covers 240 miles from Hancock Shaker Village to Boston over three days (September 17-19, 2014).  To learn more about this exciting event, visit riversedgecycling.com!  temp 068sm

WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 17 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
18
Thu
WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 18 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
19
Fri
WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
20
Sat
HSV Trail Marathon & Ultramarathon @ HSV and the Pittsfield State Forest
Sep 20 @ 5:00 am – 7:00 pm

trail marathonsEnjoy a New England autumn day in the beautiful Berkshires and a run on the Taconic Crest Trail. (The Taconic Mountains run parallel to the hilltops of the Appalachian Trail, so expect a very challenging day of running.) Race start and finish lines are located on the grounds of the historic Hancock Shaker Village. These two races have it all: camping, great scenery, a lot of single-track trail, tough climbing, mud, and an after-race party featuring local beer from Big Elm Brewing! While you’re out running, your family and crew can enjoy discounted admission to the Hancock Shaker Village, a 750-acre outdoor living-history museum with 20 historic buildings and a working farm.

Learn more about race details and registration here: HSV Trail Races

WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
21
Sun
WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
22
Mon
WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
23
Tue
WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
24
Wed
Timberframing Workshop
Sep 24 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Participants learn the craft of timber frame construction using 18th and 19th century tools and techniques, completing the parts and assembling the frame of a small building.  Instructional demonstrations and discussions supplement the hands-on learning activities.  Participants also will have the rare opportunity to examine original Shaker timber framing throughout the Village on a behind-the-scenes guided tour.  Tools and materials provided; students may also bring their own set of basic timber framing tools if desired.

 

IMPORTANT NOTE: Participants must register directly with the instructors for this 5-day workshop.  Please call Jack Sobon: 413.684.3223 or Dave Carlon 413.684.3612.

 

WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
25
Thu
Timberframing Workshop
Sep 25 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Participants learn the craft of timber frame construction using 18th and 19th century tools and techniques, completing the parts and assembling the frame of a small building.  Instructional demonstrations and discussions supplement the hands-on learning activities.  Participants also will have the rare opportunity to examine original Shaker timber framing throughout the Village on a behind-the-scenes guided tour.  Tools and materials provided; students may also bring their own set of basic timber framing tools if desired.

 

IMPORTANT NOTE: Participants must register directly with the instructors for this 5-day workshop.  Please call Jack Sobon: 413.684.3223 or Dave Carlon 413.684.3612.

 

WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 25 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
26
Fri
Timberframing Workshop
Sep 26 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Participants learn the craft of timber frame construction using 18th and 19th century tools and techniques, completing the parts and assembling the frame of a small building.  Instructional demonstrations and discussions supplement the hands-on learning activities.  Participants also will have the rare opportunity to examine original Shaker timber framing throughout the Village on a behind-the-scenes guided tour.  Tools and materials provided; students may also bring their own set of basic timber framing tools if desired.

 

IMPORTANT NOTE: Participants must register directly with the instructors for this 5-day workshop.  Please call Jack Sobon: 413.684.3223 or Dave Carlon 413.684.3612.

 

WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 26 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
27
Sat
Timberframing Workshop
Sep 27 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Participants learn the craft of timber frame construction using 18th and 19th century tools and techniques, completing the parts and assembling the frame of a small building.  Instructional demonstrations and discussions supplement the hands-on learning activities.  Participants also will have the rare opportunity to examine original Shaker timber framing throughout the Village on a behind-the-scenes guided tour.  Tools and materials provided; students may also bring their own set of basic timber framing tools if desired.

 

IMPORTANT NOTE: Participants must register directly with the instructors for this 5-day workshop.  Please call Jack Sobon: 413.684.3223 or Dave Carlon 413.684.3612.

 

17th Annual Country Fair
Sep 27 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Pie postcardThe Country Fair at Hancock Shaker Village celebrates the bounty of the  harvest with agricultural demonstrations, wagon rides, a fabulous Farmers Market, and our huge tents full of the best local and regional crafters and artisans. Come out to the farm and see all the Country Fair has to offer!

More Info…

WoodWORKS Revisited @ Poultry House Gallery
Sep 27 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

WoodWorks Revisited Exhibition in the Poultry House Gallery

Wood Works Revisited

During fall 2014, Hancock Shaker Village will revisit Wood Works, a juried exhibition of Shaker-inspired chairs, small furniture and functional pieces crafted by contemporary woodworkers and furniture makers.  The Shaker tradition of fine craftsmanship, clean lines, beautiful woods, and an eye toward perfection is evident in these pieces. Exhibition runs in the Poultry House from September 5 through November 2, 2014. All items are available for purchase.

Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, from 4 – 6 pm in the Poultry House Gallery. RSVP online or call 413.443.0188 x115.

 

 

Sep
28
Sun
Timberframing Workshop
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Participants learn the craft of timber frame construction using 18th and 19th century tools and techniques, completing the parts and assembling the frame of a small building.  Instructional demonstrations and discussions supplement the hands-on learning activities.  Participants also will have the rare opportunity to examine original Shaker timber framing throughout the Village on a behind-the-scenes guided tour.  Tools and materials provided; students may also bring their own set of basic timber framing tools if desired.

 

IMPORTANT NOTE: Participants must register directly with the instructors for this 5-day workshop.  Please call Jack Sobon: 413.684.3223 or Dave Carlon 413.684.3612.