Simple Gifts Premieres May 17

The Friends of the Alfred Shaker Museum are excited to announce the première of their video project Simple Gifts: The Shaker Community of Alfred, Maine. The video will be shown on May 17, when the Museum opens for its 2014 season.

Produced by Olof and Sharyn Ekburgh of Westside Studios in New Hampshire under contract with FASM, the 35-minute video features interviews with two of the last living Shakers, historical photos, and music by the Boston Camerata.

For more information and to view the trailer for the video, click the splash screen below.


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Closing for the season on November 11.

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