SAVE THE DATE for our 2021
Online Benefit Auction
August 1 — 15
Join us for our Simply Shaker Online Auction where you can bid on exciting items and experiences. Registration and Bidding open at 9:00am, Sunday, August 1, and bidding closes at 5:00pm, Sunday, August 15.
Every bid helps the Village — all proceeds go toward maintaining and protecting our beautiful historic buildings.
Then SAVE THE DATE to join us live at our festive
Wednesday, August 18 | 5:30–7pm
Celebrate with us at a festive Picnic-on-the-Green! Enjoy live music and hear from our special guest, Martha Werenfels, Principal at DBVW Architects, Providence, on the results of the Village building assessment.
Tickets are $100 per person, including picnic basket fare and beverages.
Check back for more information. Tickets and registration will open on Friday, June 4th.
Then join us live at our festive
Sunday, August 30 | 5–6:30pm
Bring your own picnic. Light refreshments and dessert are on us!
Celebrate with us at a festive Picnic-on-the-Green! Enjoy the music of the Jared Steer Trio, hear from our special guests on the importance of preserving the Village’s historic buildings, and take part in our live “Fund the Need” Auction to help fund the Village’s building assessment.
Ben Wilson, Director of NH Division of Historical Resources, will lead a presentation “Preserving What is Simply Significant” with Martha Werenfels, Principal at DBVW Architects, Providence, and Rob Emlen, Visiting Scholar in American Studies at Brown University and author of Imagining the Shakers: How the Visual Culture of Shaker Life was Pictured in the Popular Illustrated Press of Nineteenth-Century America.
Social distancing will be in place and please be sure to bring your mask. We will also have special Village masks, made by the Canterbury Sewers, for sale.
$50.00 per person
Ann Camann, Chair
Joan Noga Pazdon
Thank you to our generous lead sponsors contribution to Canterbury Shaker Village’s Benefit Auction! Their support makes this auction possible.