Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm Presents 2nd-Half of May, 2022 Events!

A Jeffersonian Dinner

Date: Thursday, May 19

Time: 6pm to 8pm

Location: Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm

Cost: $75 per person


A fundraiser to support historic preservation in our community. A collaborative event with the Oakland Township Historical Commission

A Jeffersonian Dinner is a delicious meal and drinks with friends that encourages conversation on unique, enjoyable topics that are presented and facilitated throughout the evening. Thomas Jefferson featured these dinners to gain insights on friendships and issues. This new tradition promises to be an enjoyable evening that leaves you well fed with many new lifelong friends.

Event: Honeybee Hangouts - Introduction to bees & candle roll craft

Date: Saturday, May 21

Time: 10:30am to 12pm

Location: Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm - Calf Barn

Cost: $15/Non-Member; $10/Museum Member - Register by Thursday at 5pm


This family friendly program explores the world of bees. We'll visit the Museum hives, try on a beekeeper's outfit, learn the bee life cycle, sample local honey, and create a beeswax candle.

Event: A Soldiers Tribute - A Walking Tour featuring soldiers in Mt. Avon Cemetery

Date: Thursday, May 26

Time: 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Location: Meet at the Mt. Avon Cemetery

Cost: $10/Museum Member; $15/Non-Member


Mt. Avon Cemetery features soldiers and families from the Revolutionary, Toledo, Civil, and World Wars that defended our country and community. Celebrate our Memorial Day weekend with this patriotic tour!

About Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm

The Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and features the stories, people, and events that has made our community an exceptional place to call home for 200 years. We can host weddings, anniversaries, graduation parties, and more! The Rochester Hills Museum is located at 1005 Van Hoosen Road, off Tienken Road between Rochester and Dequindre Roads.


Phone: 248.656.4663


May 2, 2022, Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm and Rochester.Life staff

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