Fruitlands Museum

FRUITLANDS MUSEUM Discover Heritage, Nature & Art

102 Prospect Hill Road, Harvard, MA 01451

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Fruitlands Museum inspires and educates through the heritage, nature, and art of New England. It is home to four historic buildings of art and history including Bronson Alcott's Fruitlands farmhouse, the country's first Shaker Museum, the Native American Museum and the Art Gallery. The Museum is sited on 210 sprawling acres with a spectacular view shed. Other amenities include the Fruitlands Museum Café, a Museum Store and 2.5 miles of walking trails.

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  • Painting with Pastels, Joelle Feldman

    This class for beginner to intermediate students is about learning, creativity and fun! Join us for a hands-on class with...

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    Tue, Apr 21 - Tue, May 26, 2015

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  • Birding at Fruitlands

    Join us on the Fruitlands landscape as we look for local residents and early arrivals including Blue-winged Warblers, Chipping Sparrows,...

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    Sat, Apr 25, 2015

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  • Painting Materials and Methods for Acrylics and Oils with Jill Pottle

    This course is for beginning and returning painters who want to acquire fundamental painting skills and conceptual understanding of contemporary...

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    Tue, Apr 28 - Tue, May 26, 2015

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  • 80 Dusty Fingers Pastel Painting Demonstration

    Artists-in-Residence Joelle Feldman and Lisa Regopoulos set up a temporary studio in the Wayside Visitor Center and demonstrate the techniques...

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    Sun, May 3, 2015

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  • Birding at Fruitlands

    Join us on the Fruitlands landscape as we look for local residents and early nesters including Kingbirds, Baltimore Orioles and...

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    Sat, May 9, 2015

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  • Opening Reception: Art in Nature

    Come to the hillsides and meadows at Fruitlands and see the remarkable interplay between contemporary sculptures and nature during the...

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    Sat, May 9, 2015

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  • Film Screening and Q & A Session: The Last Patrol: A Film by Sebastian Junger

    A few years ago, Oscar nominated filmmaker Sebastian Junger (Restrepo) planned a walk from Washington, D.C. to New York...

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    Wed, May 13, 2015

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  • 80 Dusty Fingers Pastel Painting Demonstration

    Artists-in-Residence Linee Baird and Gary Ozias set up a temporary studio in the Wayside Visitor Center and demonstrate the techniques...

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    Sat, May 16, 2015

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  • Family Festival: The Great Paper Caper

    This afternoon event will enchant the young and the young at heart with guided trail walks with a local biologist,...

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    Sun, May 17, 2015

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  • ART WORKSHOP: Painting with Pastels, Joelle Feldman

    A recognized and award-winning professional artist, Joelle Feldman teaches students fundamental skills and introduces multiple approaches to painting with pastels....

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    Sat, May 23, 2015

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  • Film Screening: MANUFACTURED LANDSCAPES: A Film by Jennifer Baichwal

    Manufactured Landscapes is a documentary on the world and work of renowned artist Edward Burtynsky and his large-scale photographs of...

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    Wed, May 27, 2015

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  • ART WORKSHOP: Landscape Photography with Norm Eggert

    Learn how to take landscape photographs like a pro! Landscape photographer Norm Eggert leads beginning and intermediate students through the...

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    Sat, May 30 - Sun, May 31, 2015

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