Events & Workshops

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2018 Events and Workshops

March 3 Last day to submit essays for the Essay Contest (by 5:00 PM)
March 25 Maine Maple Sunday. Museum open 9 AM – 3 PM.
April (early) Essay Contest winner announced.
May Museum opens for the season. Essay Contest winners recognized at the opening ceremony.
June 1 Women’s Drumming Circle. More details to come!
June 10 Authentic Shaker Dinner. More details to come!
June TBD FASM Annual Meeting
July TBD “Simple Gifts” Concert, 5:00-7:00 PM
September TBD Apple Festival
November TBD FASM Table at the Alfred Elementary School Fair.
December TBD FASM Christmas Gathering & Potluck

In addition to our scheduled craft workshops, FASM sponsors Fiber Arts Nights at the Museum from 6-9 PM on Tuesdays. All fiber artists are welcome! Bring your projects and your works in progress and join us! Help is available for beginning-level knitters. For more information, contact Barbara Carlson at

2018 Speakers’ Series

See the Speakers’ Series page for more information, as well as to see videos from last year’s Series.

Museum Hours:

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

Closed for the season. See you in the spring!

Admission: Free. Donations are gratefully accepted.

We are dog-friendly. Well-behaved dogs on leash are welcome in our building.

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FASM meets on the second Wednesday of each month at 7 PM at the Alfred Shaker Museum. The public is invited to our meetings (unless announced otherwise).

We welcome new members! To join FASM, see our Become a Friend page.

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