Red Mill Museum Village Clinton to Host Agro-Industry Day

The Red Mill Museum Village will host Agro-Industry Day on Saturday, June 20th between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.

Agro-Industry Day will provide children and their families with the opportunity to learn how to be a miller or a farmer first hand. Interactive activities include using pulleys, making ice cream, using a replica corn sheller, and learning to milk a cow. Additionally, visitors will be able to enjoy the Museum’s newly refurbished and mechanized Screen House, which sorted limestone on the Mulligan Quarry once on the grounds of the Red Mill Museum Village as well as view blacksmithing demonstrations.

The event is included with regular weekend museum admission, which is free for museum members, $10 for adults, $8 for seniors, active duty military, and veterans, $5 for children ages 6 to 12, and free for children under the age of 6. For more information, visit www.theredmill.org or contact Tim Betz, Curator of Public Programs, atprograms@theredmill.org or 908-735-4101 Ext. 102.

 

Learning how millstones work at last year’s Agro-Industry Day.