Daily Schedule

DATE: OCTOBER 13, 2018
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Exhibits open 9:30 am to 4:00 pm

Daily events are subject to change.

Put Your Hands on History & Be Inspired

A boy visits the Tin ShopTODAY 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  Visit with Cabinetmaker Chris
Nassise
(in the Cabinetmaking Shop, located
across from A Child’s World Exhibit)
9:30-12:00  A Printer at Work
(in the Printing Office)
9:30-1:00  A Shoemaker at Work

(in the Shoe Shop)
10:00-12:00  Help Harvest the Freeman’s Garden
(in the Freeman Garden)
10:00-12:00  Help Harvest the Bixby’s Garden
(in the Bixby Garden)
10:00-12:00  Help to Tend the Minister’s Garden
(in the Parsonage Garden)
10:00-1:00  Horse-Drawn Ride around the
Countryside
(pick up near the Asa Knight Store)
10:00-4:00  Heirloom Apple Tasting
(in the Bullard Taproom)
10:00  A Guided Introductory Tour Around the
Center Village
(meets outside the Center Meetinghouse)
10:00  Broom Making Demonstration
(in the Visitor Center)
10:00  Milking Demonstration
(at the Freeman Barn)
10:00  The Quick & the Dead: Health & Disease in
Fruit Trees
(meets at the Parsonage Garden)
10:30  A Reading of New England Poetry
(in the Towne House)
11:00  A Guided Introductory Tour Around the
Center Village
(meets outside the Center Meetinghouse)
11:00  The Autumn Queen: Caring for Dahlias
(in the Towne House Garden)
11:30  Haunting Tales
(in the Towne House Lower Kitchen)
12:00  Apples in the Early 1800s
(meets at the Freeman Barnyard)
1:00-3:30  A Printer at Work
(in the Printing Office)
1:00-4:00  Preparing the Freeman Root Cellar for
Winter
(in the Freeman Root Cellar)
1:00-4:00  Visit with Cabinetmaker Chris
Nassise
(in the Cabinetmaking Shop, located
across from A Child’s World Exhibit)
1:00  A Guided Tour of the Towne House
1:00  Tastier than a Turnip: The Origins of some
common vegetables
(in the Bixby Garden)
2:00-4:00  A Shoemaker at Work
(in the Shoe Shop)
2:00-4:00  Help Harvest the Freeman’s Garden
(in the Freeman Garden)
2:00-4:00  Help Harvest the Bixby’s Garden
(in the Bixby Garden)
2:00-4:00  Help Tend the Minister’s Garden
(in the Parsonage Garden)
2:00  Devilish Tales
(in the Towne House Lower Kitchen)
2:30-3:50  Horse-Drawn Ride around the
Countryside
(pick up near the Asa Knight Store)
3:00  Tour the Cider Mill Orchard (in the Cider Mill)
3:00  Curiosities in the Minister’s Garden
(in the Parsonage Garden)
3:00  Milking Demonstration
(at the Freeman Barn)
3:00  Tales of the Banshee
(in the Towne House Lower Kitchen)

RIDES
Purchase a $5 token for Rides at the Visitor Center or the Miner Grant Store
Please note tokens are nonrefundable. Unused tokens can be redeemed on a future visit.

10:45 – 3:15 Ride the Stagecoach
$5 per person, 3 & Under Free
(pick up outside the Bullard Tavern)
Travel around the Common in our reproduction early
19th-century stagecoach and get a feel for early
New England travel. (Seating is limited, no food or beverage on the stage and operation is weather dependent.)
12:30 – 3:30 Ride the Quinebaug River Boat
$5 per person, 3 & Under Free
Also, can purchase a ticket at the Boat Dock.
(pick up at the dock by the Vermont Covered Bridge)
15-minute ride on the Quinebaug River.

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)

DINING & SHOPPING
9:30-4:00  Grant Store & Bake Shop
(on the Common) Famous for our chocolate chip cookies, maple coffee and Village-made wares.
10:00-3:30  Village Café
Check out our daily specials!  Proudly serving Red Barn® coffee, freshly made bakery items and grab-and-go lunch options.
11:00-3:00  Bullard Tavern
(on the Ground Floor)  We have a wide array of lunch options available.
11:30-3:00  Oliver Wight Tavern Tap Room
Serving Modern & Period Fare
10:00-4:30  Museum Gift Shop & Book Store
Wide array of unique gifts, fabrics, books and Village-made wares available!  Don’t have time?  Shop online!  Visit our online store at www.osv.org!
We stay open a bit later than the rest of the Village.