April 6th-8th: The Homestead reflects on 40 years of history, transitions, and vision for the future.
Thursday, April 6, 2017
CREATION AND EVOLUTION: Homestead Stories from 1977 and Today
Knobel Hall, 4:30-6:30
Please join us! Meet Homesteaders from across the years. Hear stories from original Homesteaders of the conception and creation of the Homestead. Learn about the “ever-evolving experiment” at the Homestead. ETHEL will play music. Refreshments will be served.
Friday, April 7, 2017
After We left our Home(stead): Life Choices, Careers, Professions
A Panel Discussion
Barney Davis Boardroom, 3:30-4:45
Homestead alumni from across the decades will talk about how the Homestead shaped their work and life choices.
Denison Museum Opening: WELCOME TO THE HOMESTEAD: THE EVER-EVOLVING EXPERIMENT
Denison Museum, 7:30-9:30
Enter a simulation of an original Homestead cabin. Read stories. Photos and original documents from the Homestead archives. Refreshments and music.
Saturday, April 8, 2017
FORTY YEARS AND COUNTING: Festivities at the Homestead
The Homestead, 12:00-5:00 – Rain or shine!
Meet the Homesteaders and their chickens!
Food and tours! Workshops and mindfulness sessions!
1:00 President Adam Weinberg will speak.
4:00 – An old fashioned Homestead Jam Session
Thanks to the Knowlton Center for Career Exploration and Development, the President’s Office, the Denison Museum, the Denison Library, ETHEL and the Vail Series, and to all of the people who have loved and sustained the Homestead over the years.