Cobblestone Museum Events—2017
Cobblestone Ghost Walk-Sun., Oct. 8, 1-5pm (Last Tour Begins at 4pm)
Be prepared to meet fascinating local characters of the past; such as John Proctor (known as “Paul Revere of the Ridge”) and famous abolitionist Horace Greeley, and others on this Ghost Walk! Tours every 30 minutes from the Cobblestone Church. $10/person (Members $7). Space is limited! Must pre-register by calling (585) 589-9013 soon!
Holiday Shoppe in our Gift Shop-November 3-5, 1-5pm
Start your Christmas shopping with Cobble the Museum Mouse at the Gift Shop. Many great seasonal items will be in stock and ready for purchase. New this year, a great selection of new and gently used books on some popular topics, including a complete anthology of books on the Civil War! (Over 100 titles included.) Great Christmas gift ideas! While shopping; be sure to enjoy a complimentary Cobble Cookie!
The Cobblestone Society Annual Meeting-November 9
Calling all Cobblestone Society Members, be sure to mark your calendars for our Annual Dinner Meeting to be held this year at Tillman’s Village Inn on November 9.
Sports Widows’ Series-Log Cabin Quilt Pillow-November 18 from 1-4pm
Local quilt artist, Brenda Radzinski, will offer a hands-on sewing workshop to produce a Log Cabin Quilt Pillow, just in time for holiday gift giving. Basic sewing skills (on your own machine) are required. Students will bring a sewing machine, thread, and their own notions. The Christmas fabric and pillow form will be provided. Everyone will leave with their own finished 12” pillow. The pattern is also yours to keep for other quilting projects. Limit of 10 students, so call early. Cost $30.
Sports Widows’ Series-Welcome Home Holiday Wreathe-Sun. Nov. 19 from 1-2:30pm
Join Toni Plummer in making a festive wreathe made of artificial greens, burlap, and a variety of nature inspired decorations to adorn your creation. You will be supplied with everything you will need to complete your Welcome Home Holiday Wreathe and will be able to hang it up as soon as you get home. Light refreshments will be served to warm you while you gather with friends on a wonderful fall day! (Please bring a glue gun if you have one.)
Christmas Tour of Historic Homes-Sat., Dec. 2, from 2pm-7pm
Enjoy the rich heritage of our region by touring 19th- century homes in a variety of architectural styles, including Victorian, Queen Anne, East Lake Victorian, cobblestone, Greek Revival, and country farmhouse- all decorated for the holidays! Tickets are $15 for members and $20 for non-members. A special “two-for” ticket price is available for any two members for $25 and $35 for non-members.
Sports Widow Series-Quilted Christmas Ornament-Sat. Dec. 2 from 1-3pm
Veteran instructor Brenda Radzinski will help you make a quilted Christmas ornament, just in time to decorate your tree or give as a gift. No sewing skills required. You will receive a complete kit to make a 4” ornament. Every student will take home their finished ornament. Class size limited to 20 students. Cost $15.