Programs At Hanford Mills Museum


Workshops at Hanford Mills Museum offer you a chance to explore an interest or hobby in-depth with talented craftspeople and experts. The Museum’s historic facilities are an ideal place to learn about traditional crafts, practices and methods. Popular workshops include Steam Power 101 and historic cooking workshops.

Our 2019 Workshops include:

May 18: Fly-Fishing School offered by the David Brandt Chapter of Trout Unlimited.

June 8 & 9:  Steam Power 101 offered by Joe Michaels, retired Senior Mechanical Engineer at NY Power Authority’s Blenheim-Gilboa Pumped Storage Project.

June 29: Baking with the Royal Bride: Cookies, Cookies, Cookies, taught by Pamela Cooley, who as been cooking with wood for more than 25 years.

September 21: Baking with the Royal Bride: Quick Breads, Biscuits, Muffins, and Crumpets Instructor Pamela Cooley who has more than 25 years experience cooking with wood, will lead this hands-on workshop.

Suggestions for future workshops are welcome. Contact Kajsa Harley with your ideas!