Daily Archives: September 16, 2013

Scenes from the Shaker Hill Apple Festival

This year’s Shaker Hill Apple Festival was a huge success! The pleasant weather brought out visitors by the thousands. Here are a few snapshots from the Festival.

A young knight with a balloon helmet and sword takes a pony ride.

A young knight with a balloon helmet and sword takes a pony ride.

The Yard Sale and craft booths were well-attended.

The Yard Sale and craft booths were well-attended.

All Aboard for the hayride!

All Aboard for the hayride!

Barbara and Lily mannig the Gift Shop

Barbara and Lily manning the Gift Shop

One of 7 remaining Shaker apple trees at the Brothers of Christian Instruction

One of 7 remaining Shaker apple trees at the Brothers of Christian Instruction

Sunflowers in the Brothers' garden

Sunflowers in the Brothers’ garden

Learn Needle Felting Techniques with Beva

Make this "Yankee Hooter Owl" in the workshop! The colorful rug and Shaker boxes in the background are available at the Museum Gift Shop.

Make this “Yankee Hooter Owl” in the workshop! The colorful rug and Shaker boxes in the background are available at the Museum Gift Shop.

Create your own “Yankee Hooter Owl” at the Alfred Shaker Museum. The workshop takes place on Saturday, October 19 starting at 10 AM.

Cost: $15.00 for the kit fee, $5.00 for the class fee.

Cal Linda at 207-490-5709 to register.

Museum Hours:

Museum Hours: 1 PM - 4 PM on Wednesdays and Saturdays, and by appointment.

Closing for the season on November 15.

Admission: Free. Donations are gratefully accepted.

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