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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Fall/Winter Newsletter 2018

Read the full VWHH Fall 2018 Newsletter here

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Sunday, October 14: BECOME A YOUNG LUTHIER! CIGAR BOX GUITAR MAKING WORKSHOP FOR KIDS

 10 a.m. – Noon | Ages 8-13 |$20 | Vaughan Woods & Historic Homestead teams up with the City of Hallowell’s Luthier’s Festival! Become a young Luthier! Kids ages 8-13 can come to the Homestead to join expert guitar maker Joel Amsden from Kennebec Instrument and Amplifier in making a

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Saturday, October 13, 2018: FALL CELEBRATION & MARKET

COMMUNITY EVENT: 5th Annual Fall Celebration  11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. | No reservations required | Free | Please join us for our fifth annual Fall Celebration! Pack up a picnic lunch, put on your favorite fall sweater and come on up to the Homestead. Enjoy the campfire, play lawn

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