Archive for the Past Events Category

Aug. 5: Shaker Inspirations: A Day of Music and Dance

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Shaker Inspirations: A Day of Music and Dance Date: Saturday, August 5, 2017 Time: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm: Daytime events. 5:30 pm: Evening performance of The Zealous Laborers. Admission prices: A day and evening pass, including the evening performance and a chance to picnic on the […]

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August 9: A Walk Around the Ponds


A Walk Around the Ponds with Mark Stevens Date: Wednesday, August 9th, 2017 Time: 5:30pm Cost: Free. This walk’s numbers will be limited to ensure a meaningful experience. Please register here. Depending on how you choose to count them and which decade we are talking about, the Shakers had as […]

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July 19: Garden Party

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Garden Party Date: Wednesday, July 19th, 2017 Time: 5:30pm – 7:30pm Cost: Free. Bring a friend for $7 (which can be applied to a Village membership if purchased the same evening). Please register here. Join us for tours of the garden from Shaker Organic Garden Manager Stacey Cooper […]

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June 21: Simply Shaker Summer Celebration: Annual Dinner & Auction


Simply Shaker Summer Celebration: Annual Dinner & Auction in Support of the Village Date: Wednesday, June 21, 2017 Time: 5:00 pm Tickets: $100 per person. Can’t make it to the Simply Shaker Summer Celebration but still want to show your support of the Village? Consider making a […]

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June 6 & 7: Giving Day


Giving Day Dates: June 6th & 7th Join us June 6th and 7th for the Village’s first annual giving day. Help the Village put its best foot forward with a new coat of paint!  This year’s project will focus on raising funds to paint the exterior of the Visitor […]

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July 9: Canterbury Birthday Bash!

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Canterbury Birthday Bash! Sunday, July 9th, 2017 3:00pm – 5:00pm Free admission for all Canterbury residents. Come and celebrate the 225th birthday of Canterbury Shaker Village with cake and ice cream floats! Join the festivities as we kick off the next 200 years of the Canterbury Shakers’ […]

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May 20: Plant Sale


Plant Sale Saturday, May 20th 11:00am – 3:00pm Join us and Shaker Organic Garden Manager, Stacey Cooper, for our annual Plant Sale at the Farm Stand! Organic vegetable seedlings start at $3/six-pack flat and ornamental shrubs start at $10. rhubarb Liatris cilantro dill cucumber summer squash zucchini […]

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May 13: 10th Annual Canterbury Shaker Village XC5k


10th Annual Canterbury Shaker Village XC5K Saturday, May 13, 2017 10:00 am. Registration opens at 8:30am. Registration is $25. Children 10 and under are free. Proceeds benefit educational programs at the Village. Run or walk the course, which is totally unpaved and totally beautiful crossing through fields, […]

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May 6: Opening Day Festivities and Heifer Parade


Opening Day Festivities and Heifer Parade Saturday, May 6, 2017 10:00-2:00 pm for Heifer Parade activities. Parade will begin approximately at 11:00 am. Open until 5:00 pm for Opening Day. Free admission. Celebrate the return of the spring to the Village pastures and Opening Day with a […]

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