Weekend Events at Bedford’s Job Lane House

Bedford's historic Job Lane House  -  Image (c) JMcCT 2013
Bedford’s historic Job Lane House – Image (c) JMcCT 2013

Submitted by the Friends of the Job Lane House

There are special events sponsored by the Friends of the Job Lane House at the North Road museum this weekend.

Create with Us workshop on Saturday

“Create with Us” Workshop, will take place on Saturday, August 10, from 2-4 PM (rain date Saturday, August 17).

Contestants ages 6 through adult in the Job Lane House 300th Anniversary Art Contest are invited to the Job Lane House and grounds to work on their entries. Open to both amateur and professional artists. No charge. Inside the house and barn, only pencil sketching and photography are permitted; outdoors, all media are allowed.

Deadline for contest entries is September 8. For contest rules, visit www.joblanehouse.org. If you need further information, please call Judy Barber, Contest Chair, at 508-747-0102.

Puppet making and house tours on Sunday

Sharon McDonald will host a puppet-making workshop at the Job Lane House on Sunday, August 11, from 2 to 4 PM. She will help you make a simple puppet and then put on a puppet show. Open to all children, free of charge. For information, call Sharon at 781-275-5643

Tours of Bedford’s circa 1713 colonial house by guides in period costume will take place from 2 to 4 pm for a donation of $4 per person or $10 per family.

Both events are sponsored by the Friends of The Job Lane House, located at 295 North Road with free parking. To learn more visit www.joblanehouse.org, or www.facebook.com/JobLaneHouse

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