Hogmanay – December 3

Hogmanay – December 3

Hogmanay, a Scottish New Year’s celebration, will be held on Sunday, December 3 from 1:30 to 4:30 PM.   This festive afternoon will feature the Scottish Country Dancers (in the barn), Highland games, Scottish traditions such as ...

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Giving Thanks on the Frontier-November 19

Giving Thanks on the Frontier-November 19

On Sunday, November 19, from 1:30 to 4:30 PM the year will be 1780.    “Miller family and friends” will gather to give thanks for blessings received and an abundant harvest.   In the Stone House kitchen, baked squash and apples, ...

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An EVENING at MANSFIELD – Sunday, Nov. 5

An EVENING at MANSFIELD – Sunday, Nov. 5

An Evening at Mansfield  is your only chance to visit the Oliver Miller Homestead when lit by candlelight and cressets.  The special hours will be from 4:30 to 7:30 PM for this event only. An evening in early November of 1794 will be the setting ...

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CHILDREN’S HARVEST FESTIVAL

CHILDREN’S HARVEST FESTIVAL

On Sunday, October 15, 2017 the Oliver Miller Homestead will be the site of the annual Children’s Harvest Festival.  From 1:30 to 4:30 PM, children may try their hand at various activities including tin punch, corn crafts, 18th century ...

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WHISKEY REBELLION DAY – JULY 16, 2017

WHISKEY REBELLION DAY – JULY 16, 2017

Shots will be fired on Whiskey Rebellion Day, Sunday, July 16. The Oliver Miller Homestead will show the family’s participation in this historic event through narration and three skits which begin at 2:30 PM.  The whiskey making process ...

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Into the Gardens & Plant Sale – Sunday, June 11, 2017

Into the Gardens & Plant Sale – Sunday, June 11, 2017

On Sunday, June 11, from 1:30 to 4:30 PM you can step into the gardens with a guide who will explain the plants.  The Oliver Miller Homestead boasts a variety of gardens, including a kitchen garden, wildflower garden, medicinal herb garden, ...

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May 20 & 21 – Frontier Militia Encampment

May 20 & 21 – Frontier Militia Encampment

A Frontier Militia Encampment will be held on the grounds of the Oliver Miller Homestead on Saturday, May 20 from 4:00 to 7:30 PM and Sunday, May 21 from 1:30 to 4:30 PM.  Admission is $2 per person and last admission is 30 minutes before ...

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May 7, 2017   The Homestead Awakens

May 7, 2017 The Homestead Awakens

May 7, 2017 – The Homestead Awakens!     The Oliver Miller  Homestead will open the 2017 season on Sunday, May 7 from 1:30 to 4:30 PM  with The Homestead Awakens.  Meet members of the Miller family as they go about their spring chores ...

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Huzzah for the Miller-Tidball Reunion

Huzzah for the Miller-Tidball Reunion

The Oliver Miller Homestead Associates invited descendants of Oliver Miller and Mary Tidball Miller to a special family reunion weekend from Friday July 15 to Sunday, July 17.  Over thirty people attended all or some of the activities, including ...

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