Daily Schedule

DATE: AUGUST 11, 2019
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Exhibits Open 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Daily events are subject to change.

TODAY AT OSV * Daily Events are Subject to Change

Throughout the Day:
Ongoing Demonstrations
in the Tin Shop, Pottery Shop & Blacksmith Shop

Before heading into the Village we invite you to watch a short informative video to help you make the most of your visit! Located in the Visitor Center

9:30-12:00  A Printer at Work
 (in the Print Shop)
9:30-1:00  A Shoemaker at Work
(in the Shoe Shop)
9:30-12:00  A Cabinetmaker at Work
(in the Cabinetmaking Shop across from A Child’s World)
9:30-12:30  Meet the School Mistress
 (at the District School House)
9:45 A Guided Introductory Tour Around the Center Village
(meets outside the Center Meetinghouse)
10:00  Milking Demonstration
(at the Freeman Barn)
9:45-11:15 Broom Making Demonstration
 (in the Visitor Center)
10:00-1:00  Horse-Drawn Ride around the Mill Pond
(pick up behind the Bullard Tavern)
10:30  Excerpts From the Letters of 19th Century
Activist Sarah Grimke

(in the Friends Meetinghouse)
10:45 A Guided Introductory Tour Around
the Center Village(meets outside the Center Meetinghouse)
11:00  Gristmill Demonstration
11:30  Carding Mill Demonstration
11:30  Quakers in Early New England
 (in the Friends Meetinghouse)
1:00  Carding Mill Demonstration
1:00  A Guided Tour of the Towne House
 (in the Towne House)
1:00-4:30  A Printer at Work
(in the Printing Office)
1:00-5:00  A Cabinetmaker at Work
(in the Cabinetmaking Shop across from A Child’s World)
1:30  Musket Firing Demonstration
 (outside the Bullard Tavern)
1:30  Water Power Tour
(meets at the Carding Mill)
2:00  The Fate Lady Prepares for the Fair
 (in the Parsonage)
2:00-5:00  A Shoemaker at Work
(in the Shoe Shop)
2:30-4:30  Practice Your Penmanship
(in the Fitch House)
2:30-4:50  Horse-Drawn Ride around the Mill Pond
(pick up behind the Bullard Tavern)
3:00  Play French & English (Tug of War)
(near the Flagpole on the Common)
3:00  Grist Mill Demonstration
3:00  Farm Animal Stories
(in the A Child’s World Exhibit)
3:30  Carding Mill Demonstration
4:00  Toy Fire Balloon (near the water pump on the Common)
4:00 Slightly Scary Stories
 (in the Parsonage Barn)

Ride the Quinebaug River Boat
1:00–4:00 | $3 per person, age 3 & under free
Purchase a $3 token for a ride at the
Visitor Center or the Miner Grant Store.
Please note tokens are nonrefundable.
Unused tokens can be redeemed during a future visit.
(pick up at the dock by the Vermont Covered Bridge)
15-minute ride on the Quinebaug River.

CRAFT
2:30-4:00 Make a Tin Ornament | $3 per craft

Purchase a $3 token for Crafts at the Visitor Center or the Miner Grant Store
Please note tokens are nonrefundable.
Unused tokens can be redeemed on a future visit.
(in the Booth next to the Miner Grant Store)
Instruction by Village craftspeople; make an item to take home. Some restrictions on age, safety, and number of participants may apply.

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
9:00-4:30  Village Café
Proudly serving Red Barn® coffee, village made fudge, and from scratch cookies, muffins and breads.
9:30-5:00  Grant Store & Bake Shop
(on the Common)
Famous for our chocolate chip cookies, maple coffee and Village-made wares.
10:00-1:30  Oliver Wight Tavern
Serving Sunday Brunch Buffet.
11:00-4:00  Bullard Tavern (on the Ground Floor)
We have a wide array of lunch options available as well as dog treats for your four legged family member.
11:30-4:00  Village Scoop Shop
Gifford’s ice cream, cookies, and beverages
10:00-5:30  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.