Upcoming Events

Fall Festival

Sunday, October 2, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Learn about the snakes of western Massachusetts with Berkshire¬† Community College professor Thomas Tyning.*
  • Darcy Tozier of Hayloft Studio in Whately will demonstrate the techniques of gathering and softening reeds to weave chair seats and backs.*
  • Paul Wetzel of Smith College’s MacLeish Field Station in West Whately will demonstrate cider making with apples donated by Quonquont Farm.
  • Enjoy WHS’s current exhibit, “Becoming Whately: A History in Objects.”

Food from Tom’s Hot Dogs
Free ice cream from Snow’s Dairy
Music by Whately’s own Packing Shed Band.*
Mums from Mill River Farm.

* Supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council and the Whately Cultural Council.

Past Events

Fall Festival 2021 and Pottery Exhibit

Pottery exhibit at the Museum through late fall 2021

Pottery demonstration with Master Potter Rick Hamelin
Shard analysis by Historic Deerfield Curator Dan Sousa

Whately 250th Celebration Events

Whately Birthday Motor Parade – April 24, 2021


Made & Grown in Whately – the history behind the posters