& Pie Baking Contest
Saturday, September 9 | 1pm - 4pm
Come enjoy a pleasant afternoon at this 7th annual fundraising event for the Norlands. All proceeds benefit the living history center’s programs.
Afternoon activities include a pie baking contest, pie sale (by the slice for a donation and whole pies - $12), and music on the lawn by Phil Poirier and the Merry Plinksters Ukulele Group.
In addition, the Washburn family mansion will be open for tours and visitors can attend school in the one-room schoolhouse.
General admission is $5 admission, $3 for age 12 and under, for tours of the mansion. Otherwise, the event is free.
Relax against a backdrop of 445 acres of rolling fields and woodlands at the Norlands where history and music will fill the autumn air along with the delicious aroma of fresh baked homemade pies.
Pie Baking Contest Rules & Entry Form Full Press Release
Christmas at Norlands
Saturday, December 9, 2017 | 11am - 4pm
Get in the holiday spirit and ready yourself for winter by harkening back to the days of old. Stop by the Norlands for a 19th century interactive holiday and winterland celebration. Enjoy wagon rides, 19th-century parlor games, stories, children’s craft activities in the cozy Washburn kitchen, caroling, the one-room schoolhouse, mulled cider made on the woodstove, and the simply decorated 1867 Washburn mansion. A cookie walk fundraiser benefits the "Raise the Barn: Rebuild the Magic" fund.
Admission: $12 adult,$6 age 12 and under,$25 family (2 adults with 2-3 children). Members of Norlands enjoy a 20% discount on admission. Bring your membership card.