|Calendar of Events|
Our next event:
Saturday, July 18, 2015, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.:
Thursday, June 11:
Stetson Elementary School program: Living-history workshops at The Farm illustrate how life has changed over the past century.
The Curran Homestead is a non-profit educational center that preserves and perpetuates the culture, values and lifestyle of the family farm in rural eastern Maine and relies upon membership, donations, and our local community for support.
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Calendar of Events
Our annual Summer Festival to culminate Orrington’s Old Home Week.
Summer, sunshine, live Bluegrass music, living-history activities and family farm fun at Field’s Pond.
Friday-Saturday-Sunday July 23-24-25, 2015:
Blowout in the Barnyard: Our annual Yard Sale Fundraiser. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily. "One man’s trash is another man’s treasure;" come and find yours at our sale. Please note: All items for sale have been donated for the express purpose of generating operating revenue for the farm; none have been removed from the museum collection.
Sunday, July 26, 2015, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.:
Open House in conjunction with Maine Open Farm Day.
Tour our small family farm and learn how life has changed during the past century.
Friday-Saturday-Sunday, August 28-29-30, 2015: American Folk Festival Fundraiser in Bangor, 9 a.m. - 9 p.m daily.
Come and enjoy Bangor's annual festival of music, and leave your car securely parked at Penobscot Plaza; proceeds provide vital operating revenue for The Farm and its educational programs.
Saturday, October 10, 2015, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.:
Our annual Harvest Festival.
The crops are in and the woodshed is full; another season is upon us. The cider press will be turning, and we will be baking cookies in the oven of the kitchen’s wood cookstove. Come and sample the fruits of our labor amidst the beauty of autumn at Field’s Pond.
Jitterbug Pulling Challenge at 11:00 a.m.
Come see clever home-engineered c. 1930 vehicles pull tons and tons of weight in an exciting challenge to see who gets the “bragging rights!”
Monday, January 18, 2016, 530 p.m.:
Annual Meeting and Banquet (venue to be announced).
RSVP by January 15, 2016, please.
Saturday, April 30, 2016, 930 a.m. to 245 p.m.:
Our annual Girl Scout program: Living-history workshops illustrate rural life in Maine a century ago. Girl Scouts: Contact your troop leader for details.