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Sunday, April 30, 2017

Exhibits Open 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

TODAY AT OSV * Daily Events are Subject to Change
Throughout the Day:
         ●Ongoing Demonstrations-  in
         the Tin Shop, Pottery Shop & Blacksmith Shop
9:30-12:00   A Shoemaker at Work
                     (in the Shoe Shop)
10:00-1:00 Horse-Drawn Ride around  the
            Mill Pond  
(pick up behind the Bullard
            Tavern & by Bixby House)
10:00  Sawmill Demonstration
10:30  Romantic Poetry
          
(in the Towne House)
11:00  Gristmill Demonstration
11:00  The Seed Bed
(at the Freeman Garden)
11:30  Tales From King Arthur
          
(in the Towne House Lower Kitchen)
11:30  Carding Mill Demonstration
12:30  Musket Firing Demonstration
          
(by the Bullard Tavern)
1:00-4:00  A Shoemaker at Work
                 (in the Shoe Shop)
1:00  Carding Mill Demonstration
1:00  A Tour of the Towne House
1:30  Water Power Tour
(meets at the Carding Mill)
2:00  Irresistible Irish Tales
        
(in the Towne Lower Kitchen)
2:00  Sawmill Demonstration
2:30-3:50  Horse-Drawn Ride around  the
           Mill Pond
(pick up behind the Bullard
           Tavern & by Bixby House)
3:00  Meet 19th Century Irish Immigrant Mary
         Culligan
(in the Towne Lower Kitchen)
3:00  Gristmill Demonstration
3:00  The Seed Bed
(at the Freeman Garden)
3:30  Carding Mill Demonstration

RIDE THE HARTFORD & WORCESTER STAGE
Travel around the Common in our reproduction early 19th-century stagecoach and get a feel for early New England travel.
Tickets Sold in the Visitor Center & the Miner Grant Store $3 fee, 3 & Under Free 
(Seating is limited, no food or beverage on the stage and operation is weather dependent.)
10:00-12:00 & 1:30-3:50 Ride the Stagecoach (pick up outside Bullard Tavern)

THE ENVIRONMENTAL POINT OF VIEW
River Walk is open (entrance near the Sawmill)
Woodland Walk is open
         
(entrance near the Graveyard)
Pasture Walk is open
          
(entrance behind the Freeman Farm)
Also, see an exhibit in the Quinebaug Bridge about the important role rivers played in early New England life.

DINING & SHOPPING
9:30-3:30  Village Café
Serving coffee, baked goods, and grab & go sandwiches
9:30-4:00  Grant Store & Bake Shop
(on the Common) Famous for our chocolate chip cookies, beverages & village made crafts.
10:00-1:30  Oliver Wight Tavern
Serving Sunday Brunch Buffet
11:00-3:00  Bullard Tavern
(on the Ground Floor)  We have a wide array of lunch options available.
10:00-4:30  Museum Gift Shop & Book Store
We stay open a bit later than the rest of the Village.

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