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Summer video project I – Maple Syrup Making

By Lutz Mountain Heritage Museum / August 4, 2020 /

Our summer students, Kate and Rebecca, have been involved in a number of special projects this summer. One of the projects was a video presentation in English and French telling the story of maple syrup production in our area. We think they have done an excellent job!  

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SUMMER 2020 HOURS

By Lutz Mountain Heritage Museum / June 4, 2020 /

DUE TO CONCERNS ABOUT THE TRANSMISSION OF COVID-19, THE MUSEUM WILL NOT OPEN DURING SUMMER 2020. OFFICE HOURS WILL BE REDUCED. CONTACT US ON lutzmtnheritage@rogers.com FOR MORE INFORMATION.

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Heritage Recipe #3 – How to Make Hard Soap

By Lutz Mountain Heritage Museum / April 13, 2020 /

Directions for Making Hard Soap This hand written recipe for making hard soap was donated to the Lutz Mountain Heritage Museum in 1977.  It shows a recipe for hard soap made with rosin, a resin from pine. Rosin soap was most commonly used for laundry. 1 pound of rosin 6 pounds of grease* 6 pounds…

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Heritage Recipes From the Lutz Mountain Meeting House #2

By Lutz Mountain Heritage Museum / April 7, 2020 /

Cornell Bread While searching through a box of archive documents recently, we came across this recipe for Cornell Bread. What is Cornell Bread you may ask? It is a highly nutritious bread – a low cost alternative to more expensive high protein foods. It was developed during World War II by Dr. Clive McCay, a…

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Summer Employment Update

By Lutz Mountain Heritage Museum / April 1, 2020 /

The summer is still months away but no one can predict whether we will be able to open the Lutz Mountain Heritage Museum to visitors. We have applied for summer employment funding through three different grant schemes. Funding through NB’s Community Museums Summer Employment Program for two jobs for nine weeks each was approved before…

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Heritage Recipes From the Lutz Mountain Meeting House #1

By Lutz Mountain Heritage Museum / March 30, 2020 /

Judging by the large gaps on the grocery store shelves where the flour, sugar and yeast used to be, people are doing a lot of baking! We thought it would be fun to look into our archives and share some recipes from the past. After all, Lutz Mountain Meeting House has a reputation for home…

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Artefacts Online

By Lutz Mountain Heritage Museum / March 17, 2020 /

All of New Brunswick’s museums have been advised to close to the Public to help limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus. However, there are still many ways to browse museum collections on the internet from the safety and comfort of your own home! You can even find some of the objects from our collection…

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Event Cancellations due to COVID 19

By Lutz Mountain Heritage Museum / March 16, 2020 /

Due to the concerns related to the COVID 19 virus, we are postponing the following events: Uncle Luigi’s Italian Dinner fundraiser on March 28. We hope to reschedule for late April but will confirm dates in 2 weeks. Fibre Arts – Thursday March 19 & 26 Saturday Rug Hooking – March 21 & 28 Summer…

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Annual General Meeting February 18th, 2020

By Lutz Mountain Heritage Museum / January 20, 2020 /

There will be a Presentation on the Tax Benefits of Endowment Funds followed by Lutz Mountain Heritage Foundation’s 2020/2019 Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, February 18th at 6:30 pm. Everyone is welcome to attend. Voting is for members only. Refreshments served.

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Happy New Year from the Lutz Mountain Heritage Foundation

By Lutz Mountain Heritage Museum / January 5, 2020 /

We wish you all a very happy 2020 and look forward to your support this coming year. Our office reopens on Monday, January 6th, 2020. Tickets will be available for the Hillbilly Dinner (January 25th) and the Valentine’s Tea (February 8th). Call (506) 384 7719 for more details.

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