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 9

Working the Land: Antique tractor displays/farmer appreciation

March 9

Capturing Our Past: Painting Class*

April 13

Broom Making: Wisk broom making class*

May 11

Endless Yard Sale: Johnston County Endless Yard Sale

June 14 & 15

Fabric Arts Class: Quilting Class*

July 13

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

August 10

Capturing Our Past: Painting Class*

September 14

Traditional Activities: Butter Making and Candle Making

October 12

BBQ Cook Off Challenge: BBQ and family fun activities

November 9

Candle Light Tour: Candle light tour of the grounds, Santa’s Workshop

December 6 (Friday)

Kenly Christmas on Main: Holiday décor and activities Downtown Kenly

December 7

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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