Green, Green Garden!

But though an old man, I am but a young gardener – Thomas Jefferson

This Saturday is Gardening Day at the Museum!  All the Gardens are producing and it’s time for harvesting.

Come out and learn all about the heirloom veggies we grow.  You just might even get to take some home with you!

Garden Days

Here’s the low down on what’s going on at each Farm!

West Africa – garden, site work

England – Foodways, baking, garden

Ireland – Garden work, harvesting potatoes, harvesting Rye

Germany – Flax processing

American Indian – Garden and site work

1740 – Field work, garden

1820 – Salad from garden, spinning

1850 – Field work, foodways

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