Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Saturday Seminars at Hansen Nature Center


Upcoming Programs:
April 6th: Historic House Archaeology
April 13th: Flower Pressing
April 27th: Planning Flower Beds at Tinker Homestead - Volunteer Opportunity!
May 4th: Beginning Birding - Sponsored by The Bird House
May 11th: Owls in Our Area
May 18th: Growing Dahlias

All programs start at 10:00 am.
Please call 359-7044 to reserve a seat. 
All programs are free and open to the public.
Annual Egg Hunt at Tinker Nature Park





Tinker Nature Park hosted its annual egg hunt on Saturday, March 23. Cold weather did not dampen the spirits of the 275 kids that came out to collect eggs. Thanks to the Henrietta Recreation Department and the student volunteers from the Youth Asset Team who helped with this program.

Tuesday, March 05, 2013

  Tinker Homestead and Farm Museum presents:
Historic House Archeology
 April 6th:  10AM - Noon.
Program to be held in the Hansen Nature Center
 Presented by Archaeologist Justin Tubiolo of St. John Fisher, past president, and current trustee of the Lewis Henry Morgan Chapter (Rochester regional chapter) of the New York State Archaeological Association. He will discuss the useful application of historical archaeology to 19th century residences, using the homestead of William Mills in the Village of Mount Morris as his example. The Mills Mansion, a Federal style brick home was built in 1838, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Please call 359-7044 to reserve your seat.