SEPTEMBER 7, 2019: Neighborhood Event – Outdoor Family Movie

Hey capital area friends and neighbors, come enjoy a family-friendly movie under the stars! Movie begins at 7:00, gates open at 6:30. Movie TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON. No fee or reservations required.  

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JULY-AUGUST 2019: Tuesday House Tours

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: July 9, 16, 23 and 30th August 6, 13, 20 and 27th Reservations are required. Tours take approximately 1 hour. 

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

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 1.5 hours. Reservations are required.  The dates are July 11 (FULL), 18 (FULL), and 25; August 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29.  No

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Spring Newsletter 2019

Take a few minutes to read our Spring 2019 Newsletter!  VWHH Spring 2019 Newsletter

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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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ANNOUNCEMENT: Parking During April Vacation Week 2019

Happy April Vacation Week! If you’re planning a trip to Vaughan Woods, please be advised that the Hallowell Trailhead on the corner of Litchfield Road and Middle Street fills up fast (there are only 12 spaces). Parking along the side of the road is not safe and is prohibited by

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Special Geology Video Presentation: Saturday, February 2, 2019

A special video presentation of Vaughan Homestead’s first program will be shown by Row House, Hallowell’s Historical Society, in celebration of it’s 50th anniversary. The program will take place at City Hall on Saturday, February 2, 2019 at 2:00 p.m.. Details from Row House:  The Truth About Hallowell’s Past, Geologic

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Support VWHH This Year

Dear Friends and Neighbors,    Here at the Homestead, the storm windows are secure, the wood box is full, and the tea kettle is on! As we hunker down for the winter and reflect upon the past year, I must thank you for your participation and enthusiasm throughout 2018.  Guests

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