Talk on Community Gardens at Riverside ~ Saturday, November 08, 2014
Join us for a conversation about the changing role of the Community Gardens at Riverside led by Wayne Long of the Jefferson County Extension Agency on Saturday, November 8 at 10:00 am at the Riverside Visitors Center. Hear about plans to install a high tunnel near the gardens, a new relationship with Dare to Care, and plans for a new community event in partnership with Riverside in June of 2015!
This event is sponsored by the Riverside Garden Club and it is FREE and open to all!
Contact us at email@example.com or call 502/935-6809 with questions.
Old Fashioned Family Holiday Festival ~ Saturday, December 06, 2014
Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing will host an “Old-Fashioned Family Holiday Festival” on Saturday, December 6, from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m.
This community holiday celebration will include photo opportunities with Santa, holiday craft activities for children, and musical performances by area church and school choirs. Other featured activities include horse-drawn carriage rides and a silent auction of holiday wreaths.
Families can stroll through dozens of colorful illuminated holiday scenes surrounding the Visitors Center, and Riverside’s Museum Store will be open, offering unique local holiday gift items.
The historic Farnsley-Moremen House will be richly decorated for the season. Enjoy the fire in the kitchen hearth with simmering spices of the season. Volunteers in period costume will lead free tours of the home through 5 p.m.
There is no admission fee for the event and activities are free. Hot chocolate, coffee and cookies will be available for purchase.
The “Old-Fashioned Family Holiday Festival” is sponsored by the Dixie Area Business Association.
For more information, contact us at 502/935-6809 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Building Blocks of History Field Trips (September-October and mid-March-May)
Riversides award-winning, hands-on field trip program Building Blocks of
- a tour of the historic Farnsley-Moremen House (built circa 1837)
- participation in an on-going archaeological dig under the supervision of professional archaeologists
- an opportunity for students to make their own "artifact" of their experience at Riverside by making a hand-made brick
This full-day field trip experience is limited to groups of 120 students per day.
The cost is $6/student. Call (502) 935-6809 to reserve your date today.
Dates are limited!!!