Daylight Savings Time Ends – A Little History

A Little History: Daylight Saving (also known as Daylight Saving Time and previously known as ‘Fast Time’ in the United States) is the practice of setting the clocks forward one hour from standard time during the warmer parts of the year (usually summer months), and back again in the colder parts (usually fall), in order…

55th Annual Fall Festival

Join Nelson Pioneer Farm on September 19 for the 55th Annual Fall Festival! Enjoy the field demos, parade, old-fashioned spelling bee, pioneer picnic, crafts, games, live music, and more! The Nelson Pioneer Farm’s annual celebration of pioneer life is a fun day for all ages! Complete details available on Nelson Pioneer Farm’s web site or…

Dog Hollow Rendezvous

Experience early 19th-century life with historic demonstrations, tomahawk and knife throws, authentic food and craft vendors, music, and a passionate group of re-enactors! Explore the buildings and museum at the Nelson Pioneer Farm in addition to the encampment. Family-friendly. Free admission, donations appreciated. Hours: Saturday, Aug 8, 10-4; Sunday, Aug 9, 10-2

Laura’s Days

Designed for kids ages 5 and older (though younger siblings are welcome), these special days are filled with family activities inspired by a pioneer child’s life. All children should be accompanied by an adult. Space is limited so RSVPs will be required. Call the office, 641.672.2989, for more information and to reserve your spot. See…

Laura’s Days

Designed for kids ages 5 and older (though younger siblings are welcome), these special days are filled with family activities inspired by a pioneer child’s life. All children should be accompanied by an adult. Space is limited so RSVPs will be required. Call the office, 641.672.2989, for more information and to reserve your spot. See…

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