The Shaker Museum will host celebrate the 281st birthday of Shaker founder Mother Ann Lee (February 29, 1736 to September 8, 1784), and the beginning of Women’s History Month, marked every year in March, at The Shaker Bar in Hudson, NY on Saturday, March 4 from 5 to 7 pm.
Portraits of influential Shaker women will be displayed on the bar’s walls and guests will have the opportunity to learn about the museum’s summer programming celebrating and exploring the Shakers’ commitment to gender equality and equal rights during this centennial year of women’s suffrage in New York State.
Shaker Museum members will receive a coupon for one free drink for showing their membership card. Click here to become a member. The bar is located at 119 Warren Street, Hudson.
Photo: Piece of an apron that belonged to Mother Ann, courtesy Shaker Museum.