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August 7, 2016 Mary Ross Tea - New Ross 200th Anniversary Today is the 200th Birthday of the settlement of New Ross. Come and join the guests at Rosebank Cottage to celebrate the past and enjoy an old-fashioned tea party from2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Visitors are...
August 10, 2016 Nothing but the Flax Today at the museum staff will be on hand to inform and demonstrate the steps involved from the planting of the seed to the spinning of the fiber.  For additional information: Joan Lenihan 1-902-689-...
August 17, 2016 Mill Day At Ross Farm today hear the roar of the saws and the smell of the freshly cut spruce and balsam fir as the mill produce barrel staves and heads for our cooperage shop.     For additional information...
August 27, 2016 Annual Maritime Hand Scything Competition The annual hand scything competition will be held, along with other activities like the hay on the folk lift. For more information or to sign up please call 1-877-689-2210 or email rossfarm@...
September 3, 2016 to September 5, 2016
Family Participation Days Have you ever wanted to milk a cow or help in blacksmithing? Today is your chance, bring the whole family down and try your hand at the skills that your fore fathers took for granted as just part of...
September 24, 2016 to September 25, 2016
World War 2 Encampment Join us and the Atlantic Canadian World War 2 Living History Association this weekend at the museum. For additional information: Joan Lenihan 1-902-689-2210 1-877-689-2210rossfarm@novascotia.ca
September 24, 2016 to September 25, 2016
Pumpkin Harvest It’s that time to come and harvest the pumpkin you planted in the spring. They are all ready to go so do not forget to come and pick up your pumpkin. This fall we are doing our pumpkin harvest on...
October 8, 2016 Basket Making Demonstration Member of the NS Basketry Guild will be here demonstrating witherod basket making from 10:00 - 4:00. For additional information: Joan Lenihan 1-902-689-2210 1-877-689-2210rossfarm@novascotia.ca
October 10, 2016 Thanksgiving Day Celebration Can’t think of anything special to do on Thanksgiving day? Bring the family out for some good old fashioned fun. There will be so much to do and see. It is your chance to step back in time and...
December 3, 2016 to December 4, 2016
Christmas in the Country As part of the New Ross Christmas Festival staff at Ross Farm Museum has put together a great program for your enjoyment. Step back in time to experience Christmas in the Country. At Rose Bank...