Friends of Mill Museum / Peace & Justice Center presentation on Child Labor
Jun
12
5:00 PM17:00

Friends of Mill Museum / Peace & Justice Center presentation on Child Labor

The Mill Museum board of directors requests your presence to learn about the museum mission, future plans, and how you can be part of it!

In recognition of World Against Child Labour Day, the evening will include a guest speaker from the Peace and Justice Center discussing current child labor issues in the cocoa industry.  Light refreshments will be served. 

RSVP appreciated:  info@themillmuseum.org or 802-355-9937

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Water Power Exploratory Walk
Apr
19
1:30 PM13:30

Water Power Exploratory Walk

Ages 10-13. $12 per child

Students will meet at the mill museum, reviewing and discussing water power exhibits. Then, we’ll take a walk along the Winooski River path to discover landmarks from the past. We’ll also view the hydroelectric station and maybe even find salmon in the fish elevator.

Limited Space. Pre-registration required.
To reserve a space call #802-355-9937 or email info@themillmuseum.org

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History Comes Alive, 1927 Flood
Mar
12
10:30 AM10:30

History Comes Alive, 1927 Flood

Ages 10-13. $12 per child

In this class, students will ponder how natural disasters disrupt our lives and how we must make choices. Through improvisation, we will travel back in time to the flood of 1927. Students will develop various characters to discover how this historic flood affected the Winooski textile community.

Limited Space. Pre-registration required.
To reserve a space call #802-355-9937 or email info@themillmuseum.org

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Where Does Fabric Come From?
Feb
27
1:30 PM13:30

Where Does Fabric Come From?

Ages 5-8 with adult caregiver
$12 per child, cost includes weaving supplies

This hands-on class is an introduction to the Mill Museum for younger children. From sheep to cloth, discover how fabric is made in the textile mill. Class includes a fun weaving project.

Limited Space. Pre-registration required.
To reserve a space call #802-355-9937 or email info@themillmuseum.org

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