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January 13, 2018 to January 14, 2018 Winter Frolic Winter is fun at Ross Farm Museum, this weekend join us for a sleigh ride, and enjoy a delicious cup of hot chocolate made over an open fire. Visit the farm workshop and sample some homemade ice...
January 20, 2018 to January 21, 2018 Tatting Demonstration Visit Ross Farm Museum this weekend and chat with our interpreters as they demonstrate the beautiful art of both needle and shuttle tatting.   Admission Adult $8.00 Senior (65+) $6.00 Students (with...
January 27, 2018 to January 28, 2018 Toboggan Making Demonstration This weekend our interpreters will be demonstrating how to make a wooden toboggan. Admission Adult $8.00 Senior (65+) $6.00 Students (with Student Card) $6.00 Child (6-17 years) $3.00 5 & Under...
February 3, 2018 to February 4, 2018 The Village Blacksmith In the spring of 1817, Daniel McKay became the first blacksmith in Sherbrooke (New Ross). The blacksmith shop, with its collection of tools, played an important role in this settlement. This weekend...
February 10, 2018 to February 11, 2018 Flax Demonstration This weekend staff will be on hand to inform and demonstrate the steps involved from the planting of the seed to the spinning of the fiber. Admission Adult $8.00 Senior (65+) $6.00 Students (with...
February 17, 2018 to February 18, 2018 Snowshoe Demonstration This weekend our interpreters will be demonstrating the traditional art of snowshoe making. We have snowshoes available for you to experience snowshoeing first hand. Admission Adult $8.00 Senior (65...
February 24, 2018 to February 25, 2018 By the Light of the Candle In the early 1800's the only source of light would have been by a candle. Many families would have had to make their own candles or else go with no light at all. Come join staff in making dipped...
March 3, 2018 to March 4, 2018 Open Hearth Cooking See how our ancestors would have prepared food for the family and savor the aroma of food cooking on the open hearth. Sample some of these dishes. Admission Adult $8.00 Senior (65+) $6.00 Students (...
March 10, 2018 to March 18, 2018 March Break Activities Come out for March Break on the farm. Each day will have a theme relating to the farm. As always there will be lots of hands-on activities for everyone to enjoy and crafts that everyone can...
March 24, 2018 to March 25, 2018 Wonders of Maple Syrup We don’t tap a lot of trees at Ross Farm Museum, but we still have fun with maple syrup.  Sample maple syrup and pancakes in Rosebank Cottage, learn about the process of tapping trees, collecting sap...