Just another benefit to spending a Saturday with us!

On the following Saturdays from 10am-2pm demonstrations and displays of  
traditional arts, crafts and trades are featured on-site.  
All activities are included with regular admission to the Museum, annual passes are available.

Food Processing: Hog killing demonstration(activities from 8am-11am)                                               

February 10

Working the Land: Antique tractor displays/farmer appreciation                                        

March 10

Capturing Our Past: Painting Class

April 14

35th Anniversary Celebration

May 12

Endless Yard Sale: Johnston County Endless Yard Sale

June 15 & 16

Sweet Treats: Ice Cream Social                                                                         

July 14

‘Baccer Stringin’ & Tyin’:  Demonstrations of preparing tobacco for curing and selling and Auctioneering                                            

August 11

Capturing Our Past: Painting Class

September 8

Traditional Activities: Butter Making and Candle Making

October 13

BBQ Cook Off Challenge: BBQ and family fun activities

November 9 & 10

Kenly Christmas Celebration

November 30 and December 1st

Check Facebook regularly for more details on upcoming Saturday Series programming!
Activities are subject to vendor/demonstrator participation and weather.  Some activity materials may require additional costs and times may change.  
Visit or call 919-284-3431 for further details.  


Program Sponsors Include:

This project was supported by the N.C. Arts Council, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources, with funding form the National Endowment for the Arts. 

Honors & Memorials


The New Digital Honors and Memorials Program is dedicated to Suzanne Bailey and is sponsored by The Heritage Bank.  The information gathered by this program provides resources for historians, authors and individuals looking for family lineage.

Honors & Memorials

Contact Us

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    PO Box 88
    709 North Church Street
    Kenly, North Carolina

  • Telephone: 919-284-3431
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