Upcoming Events

Check out the events coming up at the Fruitlands Museum.

Summer Concert Series
Thursday, July 19
Gather on the lawn for our annual Summer Concert Series and listen to beautiful music performed on Fruitlands’ outdoor stage!
The Itinerant Painter: Multi-Site Plein Air Painting Workshop with Jill Pottle
Thursday, July 19
In this three-day Plein Air workshop series, students will paint in three different Trustees locations.
Conservation in Action
Thursday, July 19
Go behind the scenes, ask questions, and see some of the work that keeps our collections looking great through the years.
Turtle Island: An Indigenous View
Saturday, July 21
Enjoy learning about the environment from an Indigenous lens with Narragansett cultural educator, Lorén Spears.
Sunset Drum Circle
Wednesday, July 25
Connect with the landscape, mother earth and the ancient wisdom of rhythm while building and celebrating community.
Wednesday Wonderings
Wednesday, July 25
Join us on the hillside to hear a story, make a craft, and explore the museum and grounds with your pre-schooler.
Summer Concert Series
Thursday, July 26
Gather on the lawn for our annual Summer Concert Series and listen to beautiful music performed on Fruitlands’ outdoor stage!
Conservation in Action
Thursday, July 26
Go behind the scenes, ask questions, and see some of the work that keeps our collections looking great through the years.
Let's Go Fly a Kite
Saturday, July 28
Join us on the Fruitlands hillside for a kite making craft that will inspire outdoor play for the whole family.
Wednesday Wonderings
Wednesday, August 1
Join us on the hillside to hear a story, make a craft, and explore the museum and grounds with your pre-schooler.
Summer Concert Series
Thursday, August 2
Gather on the lawn for our annual Summer Concert Series and listen to beautiful music performed on Fruitlands’ outdoor stage!
Conservation in Action
Thursday, August 2
Go behind the scenes, ask questions, and see some of the work that keeps our collections looking great through the years.
Fruitlands Fiddle Fest
Sunday, August 5
Musicians from beginner to advanced enjoy workshops, guided jams, open mic, and master showcase at the Fruitlands All Acoustic Fiddle Fest.
Premier Fiddlers On Stage
Sunday, August 5
Join us for an evening of pickin’ and fiddlin’ while overlooking the sunset view from the Fruitlands Tent Patio.
Summer Concert Series
Thursday, August 9
Gather on the lawn for our annual Summer Concert Series and listen to beautiful music performed on Fruitlands’ outdoor stage!
Conservation in Action
Thursday, August 9
Go behind the scenes, ask questions, and see some of the work that keeps our collections looking great through the years.
Picnicking Through the Ages
Saturday, August 11
Join Katie Schur, Founder of Perfect Picnic, for a look back through time at picnic style and practices from the late 1800s through today.
Astronomy Night
Wednesday, August 15
Join us and our local Astronomer for a Fruitlands Museum Star Party!
Conservation in Action
Thursday, August 16
Go behind the scenes, ask questions, and see some of the work that keeps our collections looking great through the years.
Free Fun Friday at Fruitlands Museum
Friday, August 17
Enjoy a FREE day at Fruitlands courtesy of the Highland Street Foundation.
Landscape Ladder Tour
Sunday, August 19
Join us for this special Curator tour of our landscape collection and climb up to take a closer look at paintings hung up high!
Sunset Drum Circle
Wednesday, August 22
Connect with the landscape, mother earth and the ancient wisdom of rhythm while building and celebrating community.
Scavenger Hunt Challenge
Monday, September 3
Adults and children work together to follow clues around the grounds and museum buildings.
From Scratch: Studio and Culinary Connections
Saturday, September 8
In this workshop with Guest Artist, Candice Smith Corby, students will recreate historical artist processes
Sunset Drum Circle
Wednesday, September 12
Connect with the landscape, mother earth and the ancient wisdom of rhythm while building and celebrating community.
Conservation in Action
Thursday, September 13
Go behind the scenes, ask questions, and see some of the work that keeps our collections looking great through the years.
Friday Fitness at Fruitlands
Friday, September 14
Come out to Fruitlands this Fall to get fit while taking in the inspirational scenery of Prospect Hill.
Painting with Pastels with Joelle Feldman
Tuesday, September 18
This course is for beginning and returning artists who want to acquire fundamental skills and new approaches to painting with pastels.
Conservation in Action
Thursday, September 20
Go behind the scenes, ask questions, and see some of the work that keeps our collections looking great through the years.
Friday Fitness at Fruitlands
Friday, September 21
Come out to Fruitlands this Fall to get fit while taking in the inspirational scenery of Prospect Hill.
The Trustees present Notch Traveling Biergarten at Fruitlands Museum
Saturday, September 22
The Notch Brewing traveling biergarten comes to Fruitlands, with family-friendly activities, food, refreshments, and entertainment.
Fruitlands 8th Annual Craft Festival
Saturday, September 22
Enjoy original handmade craft by 48 New England Artisans during the 8th Annual Craft Festival at Fruitlands.
The Trustees present Notch Traveling Biergarten at Fruitlands Museum
Sunday, September 23
The Notch Brewing traveling biergarten comes to Fruitlands, with family-friendly activities, food, refreshments, and entertainment.
Fruitlands 8th Annual Craft Festival
Sunday, September 23
Enjoy original handmade craft by 48 New England Artisans during the 8th Annual Craft Festival at Fruitlands.
Painting with Pastels with Joelle Feldman
Tuesday, September 25
This course is for beginning and returning artists who want to acquire fundamental skills and new approaches to painting with pastels.
Painting Materials and Methods with Jill Pottle
Tuesday, September 25
This course is for beginning and returning painters who want to acquire fundamental painting skills and new approaches to painting
Night and Moonlight: A Transcendental Night Hike
Wednesday, September 26
Join us under the Harvest Moon at the Fruitlands Museum for this Transcendental Night Hike.
Conservation in Action
Thursday, September 27
Go behind the scenes, ask questions, and see some of the work that keeps our collections looking great through the years.
Friday Fitness at Fruitlands
Friday, September 28
Come out to Fruitlands this Fall to get fit while taking in the inspirational scenery of Prospect Hill.
The Art of Storytelling
Saturday, September 29
Learn how to select and shape the meaningful moments of your life and turn those moments into captivating stories.
The Art of Storytelling
Sunday, September 30
Learn how to select and shape the meaningful moments of your life and turn those moments into captivating stories.
Painting with Pastels with Joelle Feldman
Tuesday, October 2
This course is for beginning and returning artists who want to acquire fundamental skills and new approaches to painting with pastels.
Painting Materials and Methods with Jill Pottle
Tuesday, October 2
This course is for beginning and returning painters who want to acquire fundamental painting skills and new approaches to painting
Conservation in Action
Thursday, October 4
Go behind the scenes, ask questions, and see some of the work that keeps our collections looking great through the years.
Friday Fitness at Fruitlands
Friday, October 5
Come out to Fruitlands this Fall to get fit while taking in the inspirational scenery of Prospect Hill.
Painting with Pastels with Joelle Feldman
Tuesday, October 9
This course is for beginning and returning artists who want to acquire fundamental skills and new approaches to painting with pastels.
Painting Materials and Methods with Jill Pottle
Tuesday, October 9
This course is for beginning and returning painters who want to acquire fundamental painting skills and new approaches to painting
Conservation in Action
Thursday, October 11
Go behind the scenes, ask questions, and see some of the work that keeps our collections looking great through the years.
Friday Fitness at Fruitlands
Friday, October 12
Come out to Fruitlands this Fall to get fit while taking in the inspirational scenery of Prospect Hill.
Painting with Pastels with Joelle Feldman
Tuesday, October 16
This course is for beginning and returning artists who want to acquire fundamental skills and new approaches to painting with pastels.
Painting Materials and Methods with Jill Pottle
Tuesday, October 16
This course is for beginning and returning painters who want to acquire fundamental painting skills and new approaches to painting
Conservation in Action
Thursday, October 18
Go behind the scenes, ask questions, and see some of the work that keeps our collections looking great through the years.
Friday Fitness at Fruitlands
Friday, October 19
Come out to Fruitlands this Fall to get fit while taking in the inspirational scenery of Prospect Hill.
Painting with Pastels with Joelle Feldman
Tuesday, October 23
This course is for beginning and returning artists who want to acquire fundamental skills and new approaches to painting with pastels.
Painting Materials and Methods with Jill Pottle
Tuesday, October 23
This course is for beginning and returning painters who want to acquire fundamental painting skills and new approaches to painting
Conservation in Action
Thursday, October 25
Go behind the scenes, ask questions, and see some of the work that keeps our collections looking great through the years.
Painting with Pastels with Joelle Feldman
Tuesday, October 30
This course is for beginning and returning artists who want to acquire fundamental skills and new approaches to painting with pastels.
Painting Materials and Methods with Jill Pottle
Tuesday, October 30
This course is for beginning and returning painters who want to acquire fundamental painting skills and new approaches to painting
Painting with Pastels with Joelle Feldman
Tuesday, November 6
This course is for beginning and returning artists who want to acquire fundamental skills and new approaches to painting with pastels.
Painting Materials and Methods with Jill Pottle
Tuesday, November 6
This course is for beginning and returning painters who want to acquire fundamental painting skills and new approaches to painting
Painting Materials and Methods with Jill Pottle
Tuesday, November 13
This course is for beginning and returning painters who want to acquire fundamental painting skills and new approaches to painting
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Harvard, Massachusetts 01451
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