Daily Schedule

Saturday, November 4th, 2017

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

TODAY AT OSV * Daily Events are Subject to Change
Throughout the Day:
         ●Harvesting Mutton – at the Freeman Farm
         ●Visit the Fitch House to Begin Your
           Thanksgiving Adventure
  
         ●Ongoing Demonstrations-  in
         the Tin Shop, Pottery Shop & Blacksmith Shop
9:30-12:00   A Shoemaker at Work
                   (in the Shoe Shop)
9:30-1:00  A Printer at Work
                 (in the Printing Office)
10:00-1:00 Horse-Drawn Ride through the
            Countryside
           
(pick up in front of the Knight Store)
10:00  History of the Flag (in the Parsonage)
10:30  Golden Olden Tales
           
(in the Towne House Lower Kitchen)
11:00  Fire Building Demonstration
          
(by the Goods From the Woods)
 

11:30  Pirate Tales
          
(in the Towne House Lower Kitchen)
12:00-2:00 Tanning Hides with Pamela Paquin
           (in the Bixby Farm Field)
1:00-4:00  A Shoemaker at Work
                
(in the Shoe Shop)
1:00  Nature Walk (on the River Walk)
1:00  Practicing for a Turkey Shoot
          
(by the Graveyard)
1:00  Tour of the Towne House
1:30-2:30  Help Put the Freeman’s Kitchen Garden to Bed
(at the Freeman Farm)
2:00-3:30  A Printer at Work
                
(in the Printing Office)
2:00   Games on the Common
2:00  Devilish Tales
         
(in the Towne House Lower Kitchen)
2:30-3:50  Horse-Drawn Ride through the
            Countryside
           
(pick up in front of the Knight Store)
3:00  Tales of King Arthur
        
(in the Towne House Lower Kitchen)

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 CLOSED
         
(entrance near the Graveyard)
Pasture Walk is CLOSED
          
(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
9:30-4:00  Grant Store & Bake Shop
(on the Common) Famous for our chocolate chip cookies, beverages & village made crafts.
10:00-3:30  Village Café
Serving coffee, baked goods, and grab & go sandwiches.
11:00-2:30  Bountiful Buffet at the Bullard Tavern
First come, first served. No Reservations.
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.