Workshops

13120011_10153686036793348_6898487915151123623_oDiscover the crafts and culture of Upstate New York through hands-on workshops. Master a historic trade, make new friends, and take home your own handmade craft.

All workshops take place at Mabee Farm Historic Site. Pre-registration is always required. For more information please call 518-887-5073 or email curator@schenectadyhistorical.org.

Upcoming 2017 Workshops

Sapling Bow and Arrow
Saturday, August 5 • 9pm to 2pm @ Mabee Farm Historic Site

Join Native educator Dave Cornelius as he teaches us to create a sapling bow and arrow with imitation sinew and flaked stone points. Saplings, dogwood arrow shafts, and feathers will be provided. You will need a STRONG whittling knife. This workshop is for folks aged 12+. Anyone under 18 MUST bring an adult with them.

$35 + $15 materials fee (cash) collected day of class


Workshop