Discover Farm Life of Yesteryear
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July 6, 2013 at 10:00 AM until 4:00 PM
Location: Adirondack Mennonite Heritage Farm, located on the Erie Canal Road just outside of Croghan, NY
The farm is a historical learning center dedicated to the preservation of Mennonite faith and culture and the way of life of Lewis County farmers.Return to event list.
Cost: $5 for adults with free parking and FREE ADMISSION for all persons age 18 and under.
Activities: New this year will be a demonstration of using a hayfork utilizing a rope and pulley system to lift hay up into the haymow and cutting hay with a scythe. A hymn singing (a cappella) will occur around noon, and the Adirondack Community Chorus will sing "old time" hymns at 1:30 p.m. There will be live animals, wagon rides, old-fashioned woodworking, guided tours, arts and crafts, silent auction, flea market, children's games, home-cooked meal, grilled foods, baked goods, homemade ice cream, and much more.
Tuesday, December 10, 2013, Watertown, NY