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 abcarlson@roadrunner.com.

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).

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