A REMICK SIGNATURE EVENT
Saturday, September 23, 2017
11 a.m.–3 p.m. | Rain or Shine
Seasonal festivities, food and old-time FUN FOR ALL ages!
Join us for a celebration of agricultural life and accompanying
historic crafts, trades, traditions and pastimes.
Once finalized, our 2017 plans will be provided here. In the meantime,
here’s what we featured in 2016 to give you a sense of what’s to come!
- Apple cider pressing and samples
- Apple variety tastings and apple cider vinegar samples
- From seed to salve: Plant medicine and herbal products—samples and infusions
- Wood sawing using historic saws
- Corn grinding and silage cutting (scheduled times)
- Barnyard Discovery (scheduled times)
- Fiber arts ~ Spinning, weaving, cross-stitching, quilting, rug braiding, rug hooking, tatting and flax processing
- University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension ~ Agricultural presentations & Build A Birdhouse
- Blacksmithing ~ Will Johnston
- Woodcarving ~ Brian Stockman
- Chainsaw wood carving ~ Noah Hoffman
- Metal design ~ Georgi Shishkov
- Timber framing ~ Scott Campbell of Maine Mountain Post & Beam
- Beekeeping ~ Athena Contus of Athena’s Bees and Wonalancet Honey Bee Company
- Nantucket Basket Weaving ~ Cara Sutherland, Executive Director Remick Counry Doctor Museum & Farm
- Canning and preserving ~ Ann Hamilton
- Chair caning ~ Vikki Thelemarck of Thelemarck Chair Weavers — Items for sale
- Children’s book author ~ Joan Vincent — Books for sale
- Artist ~ Conrad Young — Art books and paintings for sale
- Hot coffee ~ The Lyceum & Tamworth Distillery — Coffee for sale
- Baked Goods ~ Jennifer Buzzell of Grammy Gordon’s Bakery — Items for sale
- Gluten-Free Baked Goods ~ Erica Boynton of EB’s Kitchen — Items for sale
- Soaps, creams and scrubs ~ Sherri Shaw-Davidson of Herb N Dream — Items for sale
- Glass jewelry ~ Liz Toppa of Beaver Brook Collectibles — Items for sale
Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides
Skillet Toss (ages 18 and up)
Lunch: Choice of Squash Soup or Vegetable Beef Soup, served with fresh-baked bread, a brownie and a bottle of water ~ $5
Treats: Apple Crisp with whipped cream | Caramel Apples | Kettle Corn
Beverages: Coffee | Tea | Hot chocolate | Water
While supplies last
Basket 1: Remick-produced and -raised Goods
Basket 2: Fall Is In the Air ($55 value)
Basket 3: A Special Note Just for You ($60 value)*
Basket 4: Teacher’s Aide—for student or classroom ($75 value)*
*Proceeds go toward the Remick Homestead Adventure Scholorship fund—summer programming for kids
No need to be present to win, however, baskets must be picked up at the Museum & Farm within 7 days of the event.
Guessing Game: Guess the Number of Candies in the Jar ~ Winner takes all the candy!
Must be present to win.
Winners announced in the Well Room (Museum Center) at 2:45 p.m. the day of the event.
Remick-Made | Herbal products | Local goods | Souvenirs | Remick-grown vegetables
Remick-raised ground meats