April 2017 07

  • Friday
    7:30 PM
    ‘Welcome to the Homestead: The Ever-evolving Experiment’
    ‘Welcome to the Homestead: The Ever-evolving Experiment’

    The Homestead 40th Anniversary Festival presents “Welcome to the Homestead: The Ever-evolving Experiment,” an opening at the Denison Museum.

    The exhibit features a simulation of an original Homestead cabin and stories, photos and original documents from the Homestead archives.

    The museum opening is part of a three day festival to celebrate the Homestead’s 40th anniversary. Other events include “Creation and Evolution: Homestead Stories from 1977 and Today” from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 6, in Knobel Hall in the Burton D. Morgan Center; “When We Left our Home(stead): Life Choices, Careers, Professions” from 3:30 to 4:45 p.m. on Friday, April 7, at the Barney Davis Hall Boardroom and “Forty Years and Counting: Festivities at the Homestead” from noon to 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 8, at the Homestead.

    The Homestead is a student residential option based on sustainable technologies, simplicity in life choices, consciousness about energy consumption and food production, and community decision making. The Homestead is a unique community that exemplifies Denison’s mission as a liberal arts college.

    Address: Denison Museum, Denison University, 240 West Broadway, Granville, OH 43023
    Open to Public: Yes
    Sponsored By: The Homestead, Knowlton Center for Career Exploration
    Price/Tickets: FREE
    Event Contact: Linda Krumholz, 740-587-5740
    Tags: Diversity