FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2019: Neighborhood Event – Movie In the Barn

This movie was postponed due to wind back in September, so since school is out this Friday, we thought we’d show it in the barn instead!   Hey capital area friends and neighbors, come enjoy a family-friendly movie in the barn! Movie begins at 2:00. Bring your own chairs and

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OCTOBER 5: Children’s Diddley Bow Guitar Workshop

Join professional musician Mark Horn from 10-noon to make your very own diddley bow guitar. These super-simple one-string guitars are fun and easy to play – and they sound great too! FEE: $20/guitar Children ages 10 and under should be accompanied by an adult. Limit one guitar per adult/child team.

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AUGUST 3, 2019: Hallowell History Presentation

Please join Row House at Vaughan Homestead for a presentation by Hallowell’s beloved City Historian, Sam Webber. 

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JULY-AUGUST 2019: Tuesday House Tours

TOURS FOR 2019 ARE FULL. FOR INFORMATION ABOUT  THE NEXT OPPORTUNITY TO VIEW THE HOMESTEAD, PLEASE JOIN OUR MAILING LIST. Tour historic Vaughan Homestead this summer and see 225 years of history! House tours are offered on Tuesdays in July and August at 10:00 a.m.. The dates for 2019 are:

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JULY – AUGUST, 2019: Thursday History Hikes of Vaughan Woods

HISTORY HIKES FOR 2019 ARE FULL. FOR INFORMATION ABOUT OTHER OPPORTUNITIES TO LEARN ABOUT THE WOODS & HOMESTEAD PLEASE JOIN OUR MAILING LIST.  Take a guided history hike of Vaughan Woods and learn the fascinating story of the trails and bridges. Hikes are offered at 10 a.m. and take approximately

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SATURDAY, JUNE 22, 2019: Annual Garden Party & Special 225th Anniversary Celebration

Tickets on sale now!  When: Saturday, June 22nd from 5-8 pm Where: Vaughan Homestead Garden Pavilion, 2 Litchfield Road, Hallowell Celebrate the coming of summer and Vaughan Homestead’s 225th anniversary! Become a part of history and join the community in continuing a Vaughan family tradition, dating back to 1856, when we take

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SATURDAY, MAY 11, 2019: Community Maypole Dance

Calling all Capitol Area friends who are ready for spring! Pack up a picnic lunch, put on your favorite spring duds, collect your friends and neighbors and come on down to Vaughan Homestead between 10:30 and 12:30 on Saturday, May 11 for a good ol’fashioned community Maypole Dance! Make a May

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SATURDAY, MAY 4, 2019: Bee Hotel Workshop for Kids Ages 5-12

THIS WORKSHOP IS FULL Join us in the shop to learn about why native bees are important and to make your very own bee hotel!  10:00 a.m. – Noon $10/child (Ages 5-12) Must be accompanied by an adult Please include: Name of adult Name and age of child Phone number

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Saturday, September 8: Movie on the Lawn

Gates Open at 7:15 Movie Starts at 7:30 | Free   Attention area friends & neighbors, please join us for our fifth annual Family Movie on the Lawn. This year we will be showing the 2013 “Epic” (rated PG: see the trailer here: Epic) Be sure to bring your blankets, flashlights,

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Tuesday Tours: Summer 2018

2018 Dates: July 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31; August 7, 14, 21, 28 Fee: $10/person Group Size: maximum of 10.  Reservations Required: Call (207) 622-9831 or email reservations@vaughanhomestead.org  Information: The house tour will take approximately 1-1.5 hours. Following the tour, visitors may take a self-guided tour around the grounds and

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