Events

Please Check Back As We Continue Updating Our Schedule for the 2024 Season.

 

January 27th and 28th (snow date for February 3rd and 4th)18th Century English Stomacher Front Gown Workshop. Workshop Location - Springfield Art & Historical Society. 65 Route 106, North Springfield, Vermont 05150
February 24th and 25th (snow date for March 2nd and 3rd) - 18th Century English Stomacher Front Gown Workshop. Workshop Location - Springfield Art & Historical Society. 65 Route 106, North Springfield, Vermont 05150
February 18th - Minute Man National Historical Park Hive Symposium. Join us at the Show and Tell tables to view some of the original 18th century items in our collection. Note, this is a two day event but we will only be attending on Sunday. For more information and to register please follow this link.
March 23rd - Women in the Military. Battleship Cove Fall River, MA. Come learn about the women who served in the US Navy WAVES during WWII.
April 27th and 28th - Clothing Workshop for Women and Girls. Saratoga National Historical Park. 9:00am - 4:30pm both days. Workshop is free but registration required. 

May 11th and 12th - Inter Colonial Wars: French and Indian War Weekend. Fort at No 4. Charlestown, NH. Come and shop the Golden Scissors sutlery. 

July 13th and 14th - 18th Century Caps & Bonnets Workshop. Fort at No 4. Charlestown, NH. 9:30am - 3:30pm both days. For more information and to register please follow this link.

July 20th - Military Service Day, Patton Homestead Hamilton, MA. Learn about the role of US Navy WAVES and other women during WWII.

July 27th - "Gown in a Day" special program, Fort at No 4. Charlestown, NH. Come and learn about 18th century sewing techniques and watch as a mid century gown is constructed. Program included with admission to the Fort at No. 4

September 21st and 22nd - Return to No. 4: Revolutionary War Weekend. Fort at No 4. Charlestown, NH. Come and shop the Golden Scissors sutlery. 

September 27th, 28th and 29th - 18th Century English Stomacher Front Gown Workshop, Workshop Location Col. Paul Wentworth House, Rollinsford, NH. Registration require, details TBA.

October 5th and 6th - Out of Time Timeline, Fort at No 4. Charlestown, NH. Visit the a Fort and see a variety of living history impressions from different time periods.

November 9th and 10th - "Gown in a Day" special program, Historic Deerfield, Deerfield, Mass. Come and learn about 18th century sewing techniques and watch as a mid century gown is constructed. Program included with admission to Historic Deerfield.

Looking for a special program/demonstration for your museum or living history site? Gown in a day, women's trades, 18th century material culture, etc. Let us tailor something to your needs. Please contact us to discuss possibilities. atthesignofthegoldenscissors@gmail.com