Video by Shane Goodrich
Special Exhibit – February 8th to April 28th, 2019
March 16 – 4 p.m. “The Road to the Poorhouse: The Windham Town Farm and the Connecticut Almshouse System.” Museum Lyceum Lecture by Michael Westerfield at the Mill Museum. Westerfield will speak about the Willimantic Poorhouse and sign copies of his book
March 23 & 28, 10:00 a.m. Hannah Marcus, author of the book Sodonia’s Thread, will be in the exhibit of Sidonia’s clothing. The Mill Museum, Windham Textile & History Museum, 411 Main Street, Willimantic.
Take a guided tour of the Mill Museum every Second Sunday of the Month. Our knowledgeable Museum Staff Historians will transport you to another time and place. 2:00 pm on every Second Sunday.
Saturdays at the Mill Museum
2nd Saturdays at 2 p.m. Kids’ Club
Kids Club is designed for school-aged children from age 5 to 12. Younger children are welcome to participate with their parents. The programs are planned by Bev York, the Museum’s Director of Education. Events are open to non-members at a small fee.
3rd Saturdays at Museum Lyceum
A new topic of interest every month
4th Saturdays Spinning / Fiber Arts –
Every 4th Saturday – 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Bring your spinning wheel or your knitting and drop by for this Spinning get together. Organized by professional weaver Peggy Church (email firstname.lastname@example.org).
4th Saturdays Mill of the Month
Each month we visit and learn about area Mills.