What's Cooking at the the Van Kirk Farms: 1780-1920

Sparta Historical Society's opening of their restored kitchen as a permanent exhibit, show the original fireplace, reopened after100 years  and the numerous kitchen transitions experience by American families with the onset of the Industrial Revolution .   3PM talk

Immediately following, at 3:30pm, there will be another short talk on food preservation and recipes, "bringing history to life--going beyond mere museum objects."  There may even be a tasting!