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Demonstrations at Historic Longstreet Farm

November 9 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on November 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on November 23, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on December 7, 2019 at 11:00 am

One event on January 18, 2020 at 11:00 am

One event on January 25, 2020 at 12:00 pm

One event on February 15, 2020 at 11:00 am

One event on February 22, 2020 at 12:00 pm

Free

Cookstove Demonstration    
Saturdays, November 9 & 23 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.   
Saturday, December 7 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.  
Saturday, January 18 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.  
Saturday, February 15 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.   
See what the farm staff is cooking on the wood-fired stove. Discover how recipes, cooking techniques and kitchens have changed since the 1890s.

Accordion Melodies of the 1890s                        
Saturday, November 16 from 1-3 p.m.
Enjoy melodies of the 1890s played on the accordion while you visit the Longstreet farmhouse. 

Parlor Games for Wintry Weather  
Saturday, January 25 from 12-2:30 p.m.    
Beat the winter blues – and beat your opponent too! Learn to play forgotten 1890s games like Halma and Basilinda, or old-time favorites like Backgammon, Checkers and Reversi. Open to ages 6 and up.

Stitches in Time  
Saturday, February 22 from 12-2:30 p.m.   
Join Longstreet Farm staff for an informal session on hand-sewing basics – learn five simple stitches for quick repairs, or bring a project with you to work on as we converse. You can borrow our sundries or bring your own. This is a great chance to start a new hobby or get started on those mending projects in a no-pressure environment. Open to ages 7 and up.8

Details

Date:
November 9
Time:
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.monmouthcountyparks.com/page.aspx?ID=2530

Venue

Longstreet Farm
44 Longstreet Rd
Holmdel, NJ 07733 United States
Phone:
732-946-3758
Website:
https://www.monmouthcountyparks.com/page.aspx?Id=2530

Other

Registration Required
No
Indoor/Outdoor
Outdoor

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