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An Artist’s Perspective: A Tour Through SEAChange

Highfield Hall 56 Highfield Drive, Falmouth, MA

Register Now Charyl Weissbach, Boston painter and one of the four artists exhibiting in SeaChange, will lead an in-depth tour discussing her work and the work of artists, Donna Talman, Pat Gerkin, and Debra Claffey. Charyl will focus on selected works chosen by each artist. Join the tour and learn how each artist addresses conservation and environmental concerns, and the reason for forming ‘Elemental Collective’. Each artist employs encaustic, a method of painting with hot wax, with results as vast and beautiful as their process and materials are diverse. There will be an opportunity for questions and answers during [...]

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Comfort Foods: Soups & Breads

Highfield Hall 56 Highfield Drive, Falmouth, MA

Register Now Join Michelle in Highfield's kitchen as she shares her favorite soup and bread recipes for the fall season. In this workshop, you will learn how to create warm, tasty soups and breads to compliment them. Hearty soups and crusty breads are perfect for cooler fall nights! Recipes and tastes are provided. Class topics and recipes are also subject to change depending on availability. Class size is limited. Pull up a seat at the table! Register online today or give us a call at 508-495-1878 ext. 2 Highfield will adhere to social distancing protocols and space classmates out accordingly. [...]

$60 – $70
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Estate Walk

Highfield Hall 56 Highfield Drive, Falmouth, MA

Estate walks lead by our talented volunteer docents are a great way to discover & enjoy Highfield Hall & Gardens! Docent-led estate tours are offered free with admission and are held on the FIRST and THIRD Sunday of each month, June – October from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM, weather permitting. Regularly scheduled walking tours are Free with Admission. They are available first come, first served with a limit of 15 people per group. Discover the fascinating history of the original owners (the Beebe family), the house, and the grounds. Discuss the exterior architecture and compare photos of the house [...]

Free with admission

Holiday Cooking: Thanksgiving Pies!

Highfield Hall 56 Highfield Drive, Falmouth, MA

Register Now If making pie crust and homemade pies are something you’ve always wanted to do this is the class for you! Join culinary instructor, Kay Benaroch, in the kitchen for hands-on demonstrations about how to make your own pie dough and then use it to fashion a double crust, deep-dish apple pie using pre-made filling. In this workshop Kay will also demonstrate the making of an open-faced apple crostata and will give some hints on fashioning a pecan pie, pumpkin pie and pear-cranberry pie with oatmeal strudel.  Bring a box large and sturdy enough to carry your pie [...]

$60 – $70

NEW Fall Wreath Workshop

Highfield Hall 56 Highfield Drive, Falmouth, MA

Register Now Anna is excited to host a new workshop this season! Learn how to create your own Fall wreath using a mix of dried hydrangea and seasonal flowers along with pods, berries, grasses and foliage for a luxurious looking design. The finished size of this wreath is approximately 20” wide. Anna will review where to source local materials, drying flowers for future wreaths/designs and keeping your wreath fresh looking. We encourage you to bring your favorite things to incorporate into your wreath for a combination of student’s own collection and materials provided by instructor.   Space is limited. Sign [...]

$45 – $55

Elegant Card Making Workshop

Highfield Hall 56 Highfield Drive, Falmouth, MA

Register Now Learn how to craft your own unique notecards for any occasion, using applied papers and attachments! With design techniques such as stamps, decorative papers, punches and natural fibers, Sandra Delbridge will share her numerous creative ideas and encourage you to imagine your own. Possible themes might be nature-inspired or celebration-specific such as holidays, birthdays, and weddings. All materials will be provided. Ages 16 and up. You will make five to ten cards during the class, depending on the time, and take home many more ideas! Space is limited. Grab a seat now! Register online today or give [...]

$25 – $35

Holiday Cooking: Thanksgiving Sides!

Highfield Hall 56 Highfield Drive, Falmouth, MA

Register Now Need some holiday cooking inspiration this Thanksgiving? Cooking for the holidays can be stressful, so let our Culinary Director, Gail Blakely, show you how to make it all seem effortless. This week Gail will share her tips and tricks in the kitchen for holiday cooking, focusing on Thanksgiving sides that will wow your guests without overwhelming YOU!  Class size is limited. Grab a seat at the table EARLY! Register online today or give us a call at 508-495-1878 ext. 2 Highfield will adhere to social distancing protocols and space classmates out accordingly. Recipes and tastes are provided. Class [...]

$60 – $70

Holiday Cooking: Cooking for Hanukkah

Highfield Hall 56 Highfield Drive, Falmouth, MA

Register Now Need some holiday cooking inspiration for Hanukkah? Join our Culinary Director, Gail Blakely, and Instructor, Michelle Itzkowitz, in the kitchen this week as they share tips and recipes for cooking for Hanukkah this year. Latkes three ways, beef brisket with wild mushrooms, butternut squash pasta, honey roasted chicken with za'atar and dried fruit are on the menu.  Class topics and recipes are subject to change depending on availability.   Class size is limited. Grab a seat at the table EARLY! Register online today or give us a call at 508-495-1878 ext. 2 Highfield will adhere to social distancing [...]

$60 – $70

Holiday Tabletop Boxwood Trees

Highfield Hall 56 Highfield Drive, Falmouth, MA

Register Now It's time to pull out the holiday greenery! Learn how to make this festive classic Christmas tree design using fresh boxwood branches with mini lights, ornaments and ribbon with a tree topper. Your tree will last throughout the holidays.  All materials are provided.  Bring a box to carry your tree home and a small pair of hand clippers.  You’ll be able to select your decorations at the class. Your design will be perfect as a centerpiece, placed in the entryway or to give it to someone on your holiday list! This popular class fills quickly & space [...]

$55 – $65

Holiday Tabletop Boxwood Trees

Highfield Hall 56 Highfield Drive, Falmouth, MA

Register Now It's time to pull out the holiday greenery! Learn how to make this festive classic Christmas tree design using fresh boxwood branches with mini lights, ornaments and ribbon with a tree topper. Your tree will last throughout the holidays.  All materials are provided.  Bring a box to carry your tree home and a small pair of hand clippers.  You’ll be able to select your decorations at the class. Your design will be perfect as a centerpiece, placed in the entryway or to give it to someone on your holiday list! This popular class fills quickly & space [...]

$55 – $65

Gifts from the Kitchen!

Highfield Hall 56 Highfield Drive, Falmouth, MA

Register Now What could be more thoughtful than a gift of home-made food delivered to your loved ones this holiday season? Join our culinary instructor, Kay Benaroch, as she shares recipes and foods that make wonderful holiday gifts for friends and family. In this class, the Chef Kay will demonstrate the creation of Cranberry/Almond Biscotti, Miso Salad dressing, Pumpkin Harvest Scones and Candied Grapefruit Peel.  Additional suggestions will be provided to make orange butter and roasted red pepper butter. Recipes and tastes are provided. Class size is limited. Grab a seat at the table EARLY! Register online today or give [...]

$60 – $70

Holiday Tabletop Boxwood Trees

Highfield Hall 56 Highfield Drive, Falmouth, MA

Register Now It's time to pull out the holiday greenery! Learn how to make this festive classic Christmas tree design using fresh boxwood branches with mini lights, ornaments and ribbon with a tree topper. Your tree will last throughout the holidays.  All materials are provided.  Bring a box to carry your tree home and a small pair of hand clippers.  You’ll be able to select your decorations at the class. Your design will be perfect as a centerpiece, placed in the entryway or to give it to someone on your holiday list! This popular class fills quickly & space [...]

$55 – $65

Peasant Bread in Under Two Hours!

Highfield Hall 56 Highfield Drive, Falmouth, MA

REGISTER NOW Learn how to make delicious homemade bread! “The best, easiest bread you will ever make.” That’s how Alexandra Stafford describes her mother’s peasant bread, made famous in her blog, Alexandra Cooks. We have been making this bread in the Highfield kitchen for the past ten years, with great success. This is a hands-on class, and participants will leave with a bowl and whisk for future bread making, as well as their own freshly baked loaf. Fill your home with the enticing aroma of fresh baked bread this holiday season! Grab your seat today, this class sells out! [...]

$60 – $70

Gifts from the Kitchen!

Highfield Hall 56 Highfield Drive, Falmouth, MA

Register Now Give gifts from the kitchen this holiday season! Join our Culinary Director, Gail Blakely, as she shares recipes and foods that make wonderful holiday gifts for friends and family. Recipes and tastes are provided. Class topics and recipes are also subject to change depending on availability. Class size is limited. Grab a seat at the table EARLY! Register online today or give us a call at 508-495-1878 ext. 2 Highfield will adhere to social distancing protocols and space classmates out accordingly. Please contact us before registering if you have food allergies or concerns, email or call, 508-495-1878, ext. 2 [...]

$60 – $70

Christmas/Seasonal Centerpiece Workshop

Highfield Hall 56 Highfield Drive, Falmouth, MA

Register Now Classic Holiday Centerpiece:  You can hear the angels sing! Learn how to create your own classic holiday centerpiece that begins with a Hurricane Globe and candle then embellished with a mix of evergreens, pine cones, berries, ribbons, fruit and ornaments. All materials & tools will be provided. Bring a low box to carry home your arrangement. Use it as a centerpiece, place around the your house or give it to someone on your holiday list! Space is limited. Sign up by  December 10th! Register online today or give us a call at 508-495-1878, ext. 2 Highfield will adhere to social distancing protocols [...]

$40 – $50

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