STRAWBERY BANKE MUSEUM

Current Events

Lambs & Drams -- Adults Meet the Animals Apr 26 & 27
4:30-6 pm on Apr 26 & 27, adults over 21 enjoy beer or wine and appetizers from Figtree Kitchen Cafe and then meet the animals accompanied by exhibit curator and heritage breeds expert, Peter Cook. $30 per person. Limited to 24 participants per night.



Children's Breakfast with the Animals, SUN Apr 22 thru Apr 29
Children under 12 (with accompanying adult) enjoy a breakfast snack and the chance to meet some of the baby animals.



Baby Animals: Heritage Breeds at the Banke, Apr 21-29
Strawbery Banke welcomes Spring with the 3rd annual Baby Animals: Heritage Breeds at the Banke, showcasing a variety of more than a dozen heirloom breeds of barnyard baby animals (and their moms) that would have been familiar to earlier generations.



HANDS ON BOATS Workshop Sessions May-October
HANDS ON BOATS is designed for adults who are interested in wooden boats and want to be part of constructing a new boat while learning-by-doing alongside a master boat builder.



Celestial Navigation 2-day Workshop May 5 & 6
The Boatshop at Strawbery Banke presents a concise 2-day hands-on workshop on using a sextant to navigate by the stars. Price includes both days, lunch, a Davis sextant, 2018 Nautical Almanac and CD. Space is limited.



2018 Archaeology Field School June 4-15, 2018
This summer is the museum’s 22nd annual archaeological field school. This year’s excavations continue to focus on preserving archaeological resources surrounding the historic Penhallow House (pictured) in advance of the house’s rehabilitation.



2018 Archaeology Lab Session June 18-29, 2018
During the Lab Session students work in the Carter Collections Center laboratory to gain experience in processing, identifying, and cataloging artifacts recovered from the Penhallow site. Students are expected to prepare a blog post or info panel.



HANDS ON BOATS Piscataqua River Wherry Raffle
As part of its signature program, HANDS ON BOATS, the Boatshop at Strawbery Banke will be building a new Piscataqua River Wherry that will be raffled off upon completion. The general public can buy tickets. Session participants automatically entered.



HANDS ON BOATS Full Day Session Gift Certificate
Give the gift of HANDS ON BOATS! Session gift certificates can be purchased for the 2018 season (dates TBD) and are fully refundable if dates do not correspond to recipients schedule.



HANDS ON BOATS Half Day Session Gift Certificate
Give the gift of HANDS ON BOATS! Session gift certificates can be purchased for the 2018 season (dates TBD) and are fully refundable if dates do not correspond to recipients schedule.


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