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Hallockville Museum Farm

February 2019

Coffee & a Good Book: Long Island and the Civil War

February 24 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Hallock State Park Preserve Visitors Center, 6062 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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$10 – $15

Join us on February 10, 24 and March 10, Hallockville Museum Farm presents, “Coffee and a Good Book Winter Lecture Series: Exploring Land, History and Traditions”.  This three-part series is sponsored by Hampton Coffee Company and explores important facets at the core of the Museum Farm’s mission:  honoring the land, celebrating history, and sharing traditions. Hampton Coffee Company, a local café and roaster, will begin each lecture with a presentation about their coffee philosophy and with samples. February 24 (1pm to 3pm): Long Island and the…

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Old Time Jam Band: Jam Session

February 28 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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2nd and 4th Thursday, every month!
Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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Join this unique group of talented musicians for some jam sessions in the barn! Twice each month the Hallockville Old Time Jam Band meets at the Naugles Barn to get together and play old airs and tunes such as John Brown's Dream, Shove that Pigsfoot, and Cluck Old Hen (just to name a few!). If you'd like to join in, bring your instrument. Just want to listen? Come on down! For questions please email info@hallockville.com OR visit their Meetup Page!

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March 2019

Transform Your Wool: Learn to Wet Felt!

March 2 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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$30 – $40

Join instructor, Anne Heavey, to learn the craft of Wet Felting! Feltmaking is a centuries old craft, even older than spinning and weaving! Wet felting is the process of combining layers of wool roving mixed with hot water, soap and agitation into one flat piece of felt fabric. You will start off your day learning and observing the art of wetfelting. After, you will learn how to make your own wet felt, as well as, create a beautiful Shamrock Pin!…

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Close Calls on the Water

March 3 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Hallock State Park Preserve Visitors Center, 6062 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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$10

Join Hallockville and Long Island Traditions on March 3rd (1-3PM) where John Aldridge and Anthony Sosinki will tell their incredible story in a memoir: A Speck in the Sea: A Story of Survival and Rescue (Hachette Books). A Speck in the Sea intertwines Aldridge’s wrenching first-person account of his struggle in the sea along with Sosinski’s narration of the rescue operation, hour by tormented hour. Readers will follow as Aldridge flies overboard in the middle of the night and candidly assesses his grim situation after…

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Springtime Scherenschnitte

March 9 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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$75 – $85

Join instructor, Janice Nesta, to learn the art of German Paper Cutting! Sherenschnitte (pronounced sher-en-schnit-uh) is a German folk art that dates back hundreds of years.   It is a paper cutting craft easily learned by beginners.  In this class we will be concentrating on Spring themed patterns.   Leave winter behind for a few hours while cutting paper patterns. The finished pieces can be used as framed artwork, cards and in scrapbooking projects.  You will finish a several pretty designs in…

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Coffee & a Good Book: Murder on Long Island

March 10 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Hallock State Park Preserve Visitors Center, 6062 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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$10 – $15

Join us on February 10, 24 and March 10, Hallockville Museum Farm presents, “Coffee and a Good Book Winter Lecture Series: Exploring Land, History and Traditions”.  This three-part series is sponsored by Hampton Coffee Company and explores important facets at the core of the Museum Farm’s mission:  honoring the land, celebrating history, and sharing traditions. Hampton Coffee Company, a local café and roaster, will begin each lecture with a presentation about their coffee philosophy and with samples. March 10 (1pm to 3pm): Murder on Long Island:…

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Old Time Jam Band: Jam Session

March 14 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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2nd and 4th Thursday, every month!
Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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Join this unique group of talented musicians for some jam sessions in the barn! Twice each month the Hallockville Old Time Jam Band meets at the Naugles Barn to get together and play old airs and tunes such as John Brown's Dream, Shove that Pigsfoot, and Cluck Old Hen (just to name a few!). If you'd like to join in, bring your instrument. Just want to listen? Come on down! For questions please email info@hallockville.com OR visit their Meetup Page!

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National Quilting Day 2019

March 16 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Suffolk County Historical Society, 300 West Main Street
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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$20 – $25

Hallockville Museum Farm & Suffolk County Historical Society are excited to sponsor 2019 National Quilting Day. Join us for a presentation and demonstration of this year's theme, Preserving the Fabrics of Your Life. National Quilting Day is observed annually on the 3rd Saturday in March and celebrates this traditional craft and art form along with recognizing quilt makers and the love and skill that goes into the making of quilts.   “Preserving the Fabrics of Your Life”  Presenter: Susan Jerome Nearly…

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Easter/Spring Heirloom Basket Weaving

March 23 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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$75 – $85

Join instructor, Barbara Chuvalas, in weaving a beautiful heirloom basket, just in time for Easter and/or Spring! Baskets will start with a wooden base and be constructed out of natural and pastel colored reed. The basket will be finished with a lovely oak handle for easy carrying! Supplies to bring: scissors, 20 spring-clip clothes pins, spray bottle, small flat head screwdriver, needle-nose pliers and a pencil. Click Here to Register $75 Member | $85 Non-Member Materials Fee: $30 due at time of class,…

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Old Time Jam Band: Jam Session

March 28 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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2nd and 4th Thursday, every month!
Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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Join this unique group of talented musicians for some jam sessions in the barn! Twice each month the Hallockville Old Time Jam Band meets at the Naugles Barn to get together and play old airs and tunes such as John Brown's Dream, Shove that Pigsfoot, and Cluck Old Hen (just to name a few!). If you'd like to join in, bring your instrument. Just want to listen? Come on down! For questions please email info@hallockville.com OR visit their Meetup Page!

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Rigid Heddle Loom Exploration (Part I & Part II)

March 30 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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One event on April 6, 2019 at 10:00am

Hallock State Park Preserve Visitors Center, 6062 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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$80 – $90

PART I: Getting to Know Your Rigid Heddle Loom | March 30, 10am - 2pm Ever been curious about the art of weaving? Do you have a loom that's gathering dust or hasn’t even been taken out of its package? It’s time for you to get acquainted with that loom! Judy Barth, a local weaver, will go over basic set-up, warping your loom and some basic concepts on weaving including choosing the right yarns for the right sett. You will be…

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Wood Carving Club Meeting

March 31 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on February 24, 2019 at 1:00pm

Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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FREE

Is wood carving a hobby of yours? We think that’s fantastic! Join this group of carving enthusiasts who meet the last Sunday of every month at Hallockville Museum Farm. All skill levels are welcome just bring a carving knife (or we’ll lend you one!) and some ideas for a project and we will help you on your way. If you have questions about your skill level need some help with project ideas please contact the coordinator of the group, Mark Vosburgh.…

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April 2019

Rigid Heddle Loom Exploration (Part I & Part II)

April 6 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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One event on April 6, 2019 at 10:00am

Hallock State Park Preserve Visitors Center, 6062 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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$80 – $90

PART I: Getting to Know Your Rigid Heddle Loom | March 30, 10am - 2pm Ever been curious about the art of weaving? Do you have a loom that's gathering dust or hasn’t even been taken out of its package? It’s time for you to get acquainted with that loom! Judy Barth, a local weaver, will go over basic set-up, warping your loom and some basic concepts on weaving including choosing the right yarns for the right sett. You will be…

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Maritime Traditions: Decoy Carvers

April 7 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Hallock State Park Preserve Visitors Center, 6062 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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$10

Join Hallockville and Long Island Traditions on April 7th (1-3PM), in welcoming four native Long Island decoy carvers: George Rigby Jr., Captain Don Law, Scott Lechmanski and Captain Jack Combs. Duck Decoys are considered a traditional woodworking craft, dating back thousands of years, and are recognized as important pieces of Maritime Folk Art heritage locally and nationally. Come spend the afternoon enjoying, viewing and learning about one of our island's maritime traditions, decoy carving. Please click over to our events page, Maritime Traditions, for…

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Spring Pysanka Workshops

April 7 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on May 5, 2019 at 1:00pm

Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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$40 – $50

Join instructor, Hannah Ritter, for our Spring Pysanka workshops, April 7th and May 5th!  They will feature a floral design based on traditional motifs.  Beginners will complete a Pysanka in approximately 2 1/2 hours.  Several design variants will be presented, and dye color choices will be available.  Sessions will be suitable for both beginners and experienced eggers, and students can attend both sessions! Pysanky is a centuries-old folk art, primarily Ukrainian with variants found throughout Eastern Europe.  Melted wax is…

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Old Time Jam Band: Jam Session

April 11 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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2nd and 4th Thursday, every month!
Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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Join this unique group of talented musicians for some jam sessions in the barn! Twice each month the Hallockville Old Time Jam Band meets at the Naugles Barn to get together and play old airs and tunes such as John Brown's Dream, Shove that Pigsfoot, and Cluck Old Hen (just to name a few!). If you'd like to join in, bring your instrument. Just want to listen? Come on down! For questions please email info@hallockville.com OR visit their Meetup Page!

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Old Time Jam Band: Jam Session

April 25 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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2nd and 4th Thursday, every month!
Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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Join this unique group of talented musicians for some jam sessions in the barn! Twice each month the Hallockville Old Time Jam Band meets at the Naugles Barn to get together and play old airs and tunes such as John Brown's Dream, Shove that Pigsfoot, and Cluck Old Hen (just to name a few!). If you'd like to join in, bring your instrument. Just want to listen? Come on down! For questions please email info@hallockville.com OR visit their Meetup Page!

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Wood Carving Club Meeting

April 28 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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FREE

Is wood carving a hobby of yours? We think that’s fantastic! Join this group of carving enthusiasts who meet the last Sunday of every month at Hallockville Museum Farm. All skill levels are welcome just bring a carving knife (or we’ll lend you one!) and some ideas for a project and we will help you on your way. If you have questions about your skill level need some help with project ideas please contact the coordinator of the group, Mark Vosburgh.…

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May 2019

Spring Pysanka Workshops

May 5 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on May 5, 2019 at 1:00pm

Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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$40 – $50

Join instructor, Hannah Ritter, for our Spring Pysanka workshops, April 7th and May 5th!  They will feature a floral design based on traditional motifs.  Beginners will complete a Pysanka in approximately 2 1/2 hours.  Several design variants will be presented, and dye color choices will be available.  Sessions will be suitable for both beginners and experienced eggers, and students can attend both sessions! Pysanky is a centuries-old folk art, primarily Ukrainian with variants found throughout Eastern Europe.  Melted wax is…

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Old Time Jam Band: Jam Session

May 9 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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2nd and 4th Thursday, every month!
Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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Join this unique group of talented musicians for some jam sessions in the barn! Twice each month the Hallockville Old Time Jam Band meets at the Naugles Barn to get together and play old airs and tunes such as John Brown's Dream, Shove that Pigsfoot, and Cluck Old Hen (just to name a few!). If you'd like to join in, bring your instrument. Just want to listen? Come on down! For questions please email info@hallockville.com OR visit their Meetup Page!

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Long Island Fleece and Fiber Fair

May 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on May 19, 2019 at 10:00am

Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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The Long Island Fleece and Fiber Fair is the first of its kind in the region to bring together the diversity of fiber arts activities! Visitors will see and learn how local artisans craft wool and other animal fiber into beautiful finished pieces of clothing and art. The Long Island Fleece and Fiber Fair is co-produced by Hallockville Museum Farm and Long Island Yarn and Farm.   Check out the 2019 Fleece and Fiber Fair events page for more information!

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Long Island Fleece and Fiber Fair

May 19 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on May 19, 2019 at 10:00am

Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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The Long Island Fleece and Fiber Fair is the first of its kind in the region to bring together the diversity of fiber arts activities! Visitors will see and learn how local artisans craft wool and other animal fiber into beautiful finished pieces of clothing and art. The Long Island Fleece and Fiber Fair is co-produced by Hallockville Museum Farm and Long Island Yarn and Farm.   Check out the 2019 Fleece and Fiber Fair events page for more information!

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Old Time Jam Band: Jam Session

May 23 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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2nd and 4th Thursday, every month!
Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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Join this unique group of talented musicians for some jam sessions in the barn! Twice each month the Hallockville Old Time Jam Band meets at the Naugles Barn to get together and play old airs and tunes such as John Brown's Dream, Shove that Pigsfoot, and Cluck Old Hen (just to name a few!). If you'd like to join in, bring your instrument. Just want to listen? Come on down! For questions please email info@hallockville.com OR visit their Meetup Page!

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Wood Carving Club Meeting

May 26 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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FREE

Is wood carving a hobby of yours? We think that’s fantastic! Join this group of carving enthusiasts who meet the last Sunday of every month at Hallockville Museum Farm. All skill levels are welcome just bring a carving knife (or we’ll lend you one!) and some ideas for a project and we will help you on your way. If you have questions about your skill level need some help with project ideas please contact the coordinator of the group, Mark Vosburgh.…

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June 2019

Wood Carving Club Meeting

June 30 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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FREE

Is wood carving a hobby of yours? We think that’s fantastic! Join this group of carving enthusiasts who meet the last Sunday of every month at Hallockville Museum Farm. All skill levels are welcome just bring a carving knife (or we’ll lend you one!) and some ideas for a project and we will help you on your way. If you have questions about your skill level need some help with project ideas please contact the coordinator of the group, Mark Vosburgh.…

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July 2019

Barn Dance

July 27 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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Wood Carving Club Meeting

July 28 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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FREE

Is wood carving a hobby of yours? We think that’s fantastic! Join this group of carving enthusiasts who meet the last Sunday of every month at Hallockville Museum Farm. All skill levels are welcome just bring a carving knife (or we’ll lend you one!) and some ideas for a project and we will help you on your way. If you have questions about your skill level need some help with project ideas please contact the coordinator of the group, Mark Vosburgh.…

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