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Calendar of Events

 

2014
April
Saturday, Apr 5 -  10.00 am - 4.00 pm
Free Day for Locals - Take advantage of free admission for locals on the first Saturday of each month.

Saturday, Apr 19 - 20 
See More, Spend Less Weekend - Pay your admission at the Purnell Museum or Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum and present your receipt to receive $1 off admission at the second site you visit.

Saturday, Apr 26 -  8.00 am
Yard Sale Fundraiser - Hunt for bargains to benefit the museum. Donations gratefully accepted--contact the museum about drop-off times.

May
Saturday, May 3 -  10.00 am - 4.00 pm
Free Day for Locals - Take advantage of free admission for locals on the first Saturday of each month.

Saturday, May 17 - 18 
See More, Spend Less Weekend - Pay your admission at the Purnell Museum or Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum and present your receipt to receive $1 off admission at the second site you visit.

Sunday, May 18 -  1.00 pm - 4.00 pm
International Museum Day - The Purnell Museum offers free admission on this annual event celebrating museums across the globe.

June
Friday, Jun 6 -  5.00 pm - 8.00 pm
First Friday - The museum will hold evening hours as part of Snow Hill's town-wide First Friday celebration.

Saturday, Jun 7 -  10.00 am - 4.00 pm
Free Day for Locals - Take advantage of free admission for locals on the first Saturday of each month.

Thursday, Jun 19 -  2.00 pm
Gallery Talk - Get an in-depth, behind the scenes look at an aspect of the museum. Included with general admission; no pre-registration needed.

Saturday, Jun 21 - 22 
See More, Spend Less Weekend - Pay your admission at the Purnell Museum or Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum and present your receipt to receive $1 off admission at the second site you visit.

July
Wednesday, Jul 2 -  1.00 pm - 3.00 pm
Heritage Arts for Kids - Kids can learn about history with a hands-on art project. No pre-registration needed; just drop in! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Saturday, Jul 5 -  10.00 am - 4.00 pm
Free Day for Locals - Take advantage of free admission for locals on the first Saturday of each month.

Wednesday, Jul 9 -  1.00 pm - 3.00 pm
Heritage Arts for Kids - Kids can learn about history with a hands-on art project. No pre-registration needed; just drop in! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Wednesday, Jul 16 -  1.00 pm - 3.00 pm
Heritage Arts for Kids - Kids can learn about history with a hands-on art project. No pre-registration needed; just drop in! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Thursday, Jul 17 -  2.00 pm
Gallery Talk - Get an in-depth, behind the scenes look at an aspect of the museum. Included with general admission; no pre-registration needed.

Saturday, Jul 19 - 20 
See More, Spend Less Weekend - Pay your admission at the Purnell Museum or Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum and present your receipt to receive $1 off admission at the second site you visit.

Wednesday, Jul 23 -  1.00 pm - 3.00 pm
Heritage Arts for Kids - Kids can learn about history with a hands-on art project. No pre-registration needed; just drop in! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Wednesday, Jul 30 -  1.00 pm - 3.00 pm
Heritage Arts for Kids - Kids can learn about history with a hands-on art project. No pre-registration needed; just drop in! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

August
Friday, Aug 1 -  5.00 pm - 8.00 pm
First Friday - The museum will hold evening hours as part of Snow Hill's town-wide First Friday celebration.

Saturday, Aug 2 -  10.00 am - 4.00 pm
Free Day for Locals - Take advantage of free admission for locals on the first Saturday of each month.

Wednesday, Aug 6 -  1.00 pm - 3.00 pm
Heritage Arts for Kids - Kids can learn about history with a hands-on art project. No pre-registration needed; just drop in! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Wednesday, Aug 13 -  1.00 pm - 3.00 pm
Heritage Arts for Kids - Kids can learn about history with a hands-on art project. No pre-registration needed; just drop in! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Saturday, Aug 16 - 17 
See More, Spend Less Weekend - Pay your admission at the Purnell Museum or Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum and present your receipt to receive $1 off admission at the second site you visit.

Thursday, Aug 21 -  2.00 pm
Gallery Talk - Get an in-depth, behind the scenes look at an aspect of the museum. Included with general admission; no pre-registration needed.

September
Tuesday, Sep 2 - Oct 31 
Delmarva Needle Art Show and Competition - View this popular exhibit of needle art by regional artists. Includes quilts, embroidery, knitting, crochet and more. Entries are due August 24. Contact the museum for an entry form.

Saturday, Sep 6 -  10.00 am - 4.00 pm
Free Day for Locals - Take advantage of free admission for locals on the first Saturday of each month.

Tuesday, Sep 16 -  10.00 am - 4.00 pm
Homeschool Day - A day of crafts and learning especially for home school families. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Saturday, Sep 20 - 21 
See More, Spend Less Weekend - Pay your admission at the Purnell Museum or Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum and present your receipt to receive $1 off admission at the second site you visit.

October
Saturday, Oct 4 -  10.00 am - 4.00 pm
Free Day for Locals - Take advantage of free admission for locals on the first Saturday of each month.

Saturday, Oct 18 - 19 
See More, Spend Less Weekend - Pay your admission at the Purnell Museum or Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum and present your receipt to receive $1 off admission at the second site you visit.

Saturday, Oct 25 -  10.00 am - 4.00 pm
Julia Purnell's Birthday Party - Visitors are treated to free admission and cake to commemorate our namesake's birth.

December
Saturday, Dec 6 -  10.00 am - 4.00 pm
Victorian Christmas Celebration - Step back in time for an old-fashioned holiday gathering with refreshments, a craft project for children and more.


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