Established in the late 1700s, the Shakers have intrigued Americans with their religious services, architecture and furniture. What unique aspects defined this nearly 250 year-old religious communal society? What is known about the Shakers in Western NY who moved from Sodus to establish their community at Groveland? Peter Wisbey, curator of collections at Genesee Country Village and Museum will answer these questions and more.
• Additional parking available in church lot next door.
• Free and open to the public.
2020 Program of the Livingston County Historical Society and Museum