Banjo 1, Art Activity - Join us today for this special parent/child workshop with artist Janet Scudder. We will make replicas of classic banjos using simple materials. The toy will make "music" and will be a terrific keepsake. Time 11:00 AM - 1 PM.
Banjo 2, Tour in Simon Willard Gallery - Simon Willard invented the "Improved Timepiece", commonly known as a "Banjo Clock". He received a patent for the design of the clock in 1802. Join us for a short talk by our curator about the history of the clock and its unique features. Time 1:15 - 1:30 PM
Banjo 3, Concert - We are proud to present, BLUE PARROT, a duo who plays a lively mix of Celtic, American, French and French Canadian tunes on banjos and guitar. Featured players are Linda Swicker and Linda Abrams. They have been performing together for 8 years. This will be a perfect family friendly concert. Time 2:00 - 3:00 PM
Free with Museum admission