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August 27 (Saturday), 10 am to 4 pm
South County Sampler Project Documentation

Here is an opportunity for owners of antique samplers to bring them in for identification and documentation.
This occasion is  part of the South County Sampler Initiative designed, along with the Sampler Archive Project,
to locate, photograph, document, interpet and celebrate Rhode Island's historical needlework samplers and related
girlhood embroideries.
The public is invited to attend, with or without their own embroideries. Here is more information about this special
  And here is more information about the samplers owned by the museum. 

August 31 (Wednesday) 5:30 to 8:30 pm

Letterpress Printing and Blacksmithing Workshops for Adults 

September & October

September 16 to 18 (Friday to Sunday), 10 to 4
Annual Quilt Show
An exhibition of dozens of beautiful, artistic quilts from quilters throughout Rhode Island
and New England. 

September 17 (Saturday), 10 to 4
SCM Family Day
Games, treats and surprises for all.

September 29 (Thursday), (time tbd)
Volunteer Recognition Night

October 13 (Thursday), 7 pm
Closing Reception, plus David Robinson, Underwater Archeology

October 14 to 16, (Friday to Sunday)
Boy Scout Camporee 


2nd & 4th Mondays through the year, 7 to 9 pm
Old time folk music jam sessions (acoustic)
In the Metz Building − or the Visitor Center when it's really cold

Museum hours  are 10 am to 4 pm Tuesdays through Saturdays.

A  special guided tour will be available on a daily basis during the midsummer months.

In May, June and September, the Museum will be open on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 am to 4 pm.

In October, the museum will be open only for tours by appointment.

The Visitor Center office is open year-round, Wednesdays & Fridays, 10-1.

Museum exhibits are open:

 May, June and September on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 am to 4 pm.

 July and August on Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10 am to 4 pm.

 School and guided adult group tours are available by special arrangement.

Updated:  August 26,  2016 


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