Shaker Calendar of Events 2017


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Shaker Calendar of Events 2017
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April 2017

  • April 8, Healthy Community Festival at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill
    • Featuring the (un)Pleasant Hill Trail Runs. Join local health and wellness experts for a celebration of balanced living – where comradery trumps competition and the real prizes are new friends and new inspirations.
      Registration opens January 2017.
    • Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, 3501 Lexington Rd., Harrodsburg, KY 40330
  • April 15 - May 7, Baby Animals on the Shaker Farm at Hancock Shaker Village 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Baby Animals on the Shaker Farm. COST: Adult $20; Youth $8; Children FREE; HSV Members FREE
    • Hancock Shaker Village, P.O. Box 927, 1843 W Housatonic St, Pittsfield, MA 01202-0927
  • April 15 - June 30, Exhibition – Days of Youth: The Lives of Shaker Children at Hancock Shaker Village 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Exhibition – Days of Youth: The Lives of Shaker Children. COST: included in admission.
    • Hancock Shaker Village, P.O. Box 927, 1843 W Housatonic St, Pittsfield, MA 01202-0927
  • April 15 - May 6, Behind-the-Scenes Farm Tour at Hancock Shaker Village 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    • Behind-the-Scenes Farm Tour. COST: $30/person; $27 HSV members.
    • Hancock Shaker Village, P.O. Box 927, Pittsfield, MA 01202-0927
  • April 21, 22, & 23, 2017 Spring Shaker Forum at the Enfield Shaker Museum
    • This Shaker Forum provides a platform for Shaker scholars and enthusiasts to share their research discoveries, explore area of interest, and engage in lively discussion. More details to follow. Call phone number below for more information and registration materials.
    • The Enfield Shaker Museum, 447 NH Route 4A, Enfield, NH 03748
  • April 29 & 30, Sheep Shearing Weekend at Hancock Shaker Village 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Sheep Shearing Weekend. COST: included in admission.
    • Hancock Shaker Village, P.O. Box 927, 1843 W Housatonic St, Pittsfield, MA 01202-0927

May 2017

  • May 27 & 28, Chamber Music Festival of the Bluegrass at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill May 27, 2017 @ 8:00 am - May 28, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
    • Spend the weekend with world-acclaimed musicians from New York’s Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. Now in its 11th year, the Chamber Music Festival of the Bluegrass is a Central Kentucky cultural destination. Join CMS Artistic Directors David Finckel and Wu Han for remarkable performances in the Meeting House and the Meadow View Barn.
      Artists and complete program announced early 2017. Download the 2016 Festival program. Please consider purchasing tickets early! Venue seating is limited.
      Exclusive Patron Events feature opportunities to meet the artists throughout the weekend.
      Purchase Tickets
    • Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, 3501 Lexington Rd., Harrodsburg, KY 40330

June 2017

  • June 17, Well Crafted - Brews + Bands at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Well Crafted—Brews + Bands celebrates the quality and diversity of Kentucky’s music and craft beer cultures by bringing together a flavorful mix of up-and-coming breweries with favorite local musicians in a venue like no other. Sample brews in the craft beer tent while enjoying live music on two stages!
      In celebration of the Shakers’ progressive agricultural and conservationist heritage, the event will be organized from the ground up as a low-waste weekend. All proceeds from the event will support Shaker Village’s agricultural and environmental student and family education programs. Each year, Shaker Village serves thousands of students and teachers, and with your help, the organization can introduce new, diverse field trips, workshops and activities to reconnect youth with the outdoors.
    • Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, 3501 Lexington Rd., Harrodsburg, KY 40330

July 2017

August 2017

September 2017

  • September 16, Willis Henry Shaker Auction
    • Shaker Auction at Hancock Shaker Village. More details to come.

October 2017

November 2017

December 2017


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