Lecture Series: Basket Making in New England

When:
January 28, 2018 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
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Where:
Stonehouse Museum
State St
Belchertown, MA 01007
USA
Cost:
Free

Patricia Bertone-Gross will join us on January 29th to share info about the history of basket making and its importance to our ancestors.

Since the beginning of time, farmers have needed containers to carry and store garden products and the womenfolk required containers to organize their households. In New England in the late 18th and early 19th Century, wood-splint baskets were the favored choice of many families. These baskets were very practical in style

FREE Event ~ Refreshments will be served.