Wool Polish Folk Art Ornament

Hallockville Museum Farm 6038 Sound Avenue, Riverhead, NY

Learn simple embroidery stitches to make a polish folk art ornament. No prior embroidery experience required. Ornament is constructed of either white or red wool, with contrasting embroidery thread. Bring small and larger scissors, and your basic sewing kit including any embroidery needles you have, a thimble if you use one, pins. Embroidery thread and […]

The Art of Pysanka Workshop

Hallockville Museum Farm 6038 Sound Avenue, Riverhead, NY

Pysanky is a centuries-old folk art, primarily Ukrainian with variants found throughout Eastern Europe.  Melted wax is applied with special tools to an eggshell which is then dipped in dye.  Successive layers of wax are applied, followed by additional colored dye baths, resulting in complex designs and patterns. Many traditional designs carry symbolic meanings originating […]

$40 – $50

Pysanka: Snowflake Ornament

Hallockville Museum Farm 6038 Sound Avenue, Riverhead, NY

Join us for this very special, holiday edition of Pysanky making, where you will create your own, beautiful, snowflake design. Your finished work can be turned into a heirloom ornament! Pysanky is a centuries-old folk art, primarily Ukrainian with variants found throughout Eastern Europe.  Melted wax is applied with special tools to an eggshell which […]

$40 – $50

Canceled History at Hallockville – The Immigrant Experience Workshop

Hallockville Museum Farm 6038 Sound Avenue, Riverhead, NY

Hallockville Museum Farm, a 28-acre preserved farm homestead on Long Island’s North Fork, is hosting a Saturday morning workshop about The Immigrant Experience on the East End of Long Island. Local historians and retired history professors will lead a tour of the historic Cichanowicz and Trubisz houses at Hallockville and present an overview of immigration […]

$50 – $65

Farm Summer Camp – Journeying through History

Hallockville Museum Farm 6038 Sound Avenue, Riverhead, NY

Hallockville Museum Farm offers a unique day camp experience for ages 5-12 unlike anything else on the East End. Hallockville’s inspirational setting will surround campers with 250 years of agricultural history! Daily activities at Farm Summer Camp include circle time interactions with farm animals including cows, sheep, and chickens, farm chores, feeding the animals, and […]

$410