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Amish Folk Art Classes with Leon Historical Society

Amish Folk Art Quilting Class Leon Historical Society
Dates:
Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 8:30am to 5:00pm

Learn by doing!  Join in an Amish Folk Art Class, with history of American and Amish quilting.  Presented by the Leon Historical Society and Museum, you can make a traditional pattern quilt block with Amish and English instructors.  In April's class, you will learn how to make a Log Cabin Wall Hanging and learn the significance of the different colors. 

Victorian Tea at the Historic Miner's Cabin in Franklinville

Victorian Tea at the Historic Miner's Cabin in Franklinville
Dates:
Monday, May 20, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Ischua Valley Historical Society will host a Victorian Tea on Sunday May 20th from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM at the Miner’s Cabin on 9 Pine Street in Franklinville, New York.  The cost is $20 and since seating is limited, reservations and payment  are due by May 10th.  Please call (716) 353-2355 for reservations. 

Summer at the Stone House: Bent Brass Ensemble

2019 Summer at the Stone House Bent Brass Ensemble
Dates:
Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series continues on June 27th!  The Bent Brass Ensemble will be playing Music of the WWI Era.   All Summer at the Stone House events are free and open to the public.  They start at 7pm and typically last an hour. 

For more information on this event please visit https://www.facebook.com/CattaraugusCountyMuseum.

Summer at the Stone House: Linda Hunter

2019 Summer at the Stone House Linda Hunter
Dates:
Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series continues on August 8th!  Linda Hunter, quilting instructor, lecturer, consultant, and appraiser, will be giving a presentation on Quilts: Past & Present. 

All Summer at the Stone House events are free and open to the public.  They start at 7pm and typically last an hour.   For more information on this event please visit https://www.facebook.com/CattaraugusCountyMuseum/

Summer at the Stone House: Allen Hopkins

2019 Summer at the Stone House Allen Hopkins
Dates:
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series continues on August 22nd!  Allen Hopkins, musician, will be presenting Cowboy Songs.  He plays American traditional, Celtic instrumental, a bit of Yiddish, blues, bluegrass, old timey, and contemporary. With varying degrees of expertise, he can handle guitar, banjo, mandolins of all sizes, Autoharp, English concertina, harmonica, bass (acoustic and electric), Dobro, Appalachian dulcimer, ukulele, and other odd instruments from tiple to kalimba.

Amish Folk Art Classes with Leon Historical Society

Amish Folk Art Class with Leon Historical Society
Dates:
Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 8:30am to 5:00pm

Learn by doing!  Join in an Amish Folk Art Class, with history of American and Amish quilting.  Presented by the Leon Historical Society and Museum, you can make a traditional pattern quilt block with Amish and English instructors.  In September's class, you will learn how to make and quilt the Ohio Star in a Mug-Rug set.

Amish Folk Art Classes with Leon Historical Society

Amish Folk Art Class with Leon Historical Society
Dates:
Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 8:30am to 5:00pm

Learn by doing!  Join in an Amish Folk Art Class, with history of American and Amish quilting.  Presented by the Leon Historical Society and Museum, you can make a traditional pattern quilt block with Amish and English instructors.  In October's class, you will learn how to make and quilt a 9 Patch Tote Bag, or Dresden Wreath.