Canterbury Shaker Village to Offer Tai Chi at the Village

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Held every Monday from March 13 through May, Tai Chi at the Village represents an opportunity to learn Tai Chi from Darcy Cushing, a student of the renowned Tung family T’ai Chi Style. Tai Chi at the Village represents the latest in a number of Tai Chi classes and workshops that have been held over the years.

New Staff Boosts Education at Canterbury Shaker Village

Kyle Sandler on the left with Jamie Nikstad on the right.

Education is an important part of the experience at Canterbury Shaker Village, which provides a variety of tours throughout its expansive campus.
These tours will be enhanced this year at the Village, which reopens on Saturday, May 13, with
a smartphone experience.

Canterbury Shaker Village Launches Membership Drive

Jamie Nikstad in the shop.

Featuring 26 restored original Shaker buildings, Canterbury Shaker Village has quietly become a wedding destination in recent years. “What makes the Village so unique for weddings is the variety of venues we feature on the property,” said Leslie Nolan, executive director.

Canterbury Shaker Village Offers Unique Setting for Weddings

The wedding ceremony of Casey and Paul Bukowski, on the Village grounds.

Featuring 26 restored original Shaker buildings, Canterbury Shaker Village has quietly become a wedding destination in recent years. “What makes the Village so unique for weddings is the variety of venues we feature on the property,” said Leslie Nolan, executive director.

Canterbury Shaker Village Celebrates Major Grant Award

Left to right: Governor Chris Sununu, CSV's executive director Leslie Nolan, LCHIP’s board chair Ben Wilcox, and LCHIP’s executive director Paula Bellemore. Photo credit: Joe Klementovitch

In December, Canterbury Shaker Village received a $109,755 matching grant from the New Hampshire Land and Community Heritage Investment Program (LCHIP) to fund a new roof, at its Dwelling House. One of 26 restored original Shaker buildings at the Village, a National Historic Landmark, the Dwelling House is a T-shaped structure with 56 rooms that has been expanded numerous times since its construction in 1793.

Canterbury Shaker Village to Host Concert & Cocktails

Concert & Cocktails

On Saturday, December 3 at 4:00 p.m., Canterbury Shaker Village will host Concert & Cocktails, a holiday string quartet concert with Symphony NH, the first of several ‘Merry Merry Canterbury’ events. Concert & Cocktails is made possible with support from Coaches Collective International, Cambridge Trust, and Betsy & Bruce Stefany.