Warm up to Winter Market – Watch for Updates!

Good morning Farm Friends! We are aware that Saturday’s forecast is looking grim. Please keep an eye on our website and/or social media pages (Facebook & Instagram) for a weather update. We will be making a decision as to whether we … Read More →

Rose & Kettle Tearoom To-Go Returns!

Hey Farm Friends! Spread the word!! 📣 The Rose & Kettle Tearoom To-Go is BACK! The online shop will be open for ordering as of TUESDAY (Nov. 7th)! 😋 Enjoy those classic Rose & Kettle flavours all winter long by taking home your favourite casseroles, soups, muffins, biscuits, scones, and cookies! 🍽 This first week will be a shorter week for orders as we get everything back up and running. Starting next week, the shop will open each week on MONDAYS! The ordering period closes on THURSDAYS at12:00pm! This means you have 4 days each week to peruse the menu in our Online Shop! The offerings will vary every week! 🍪 Pick-up days are FRIDAYS! Stop by The Farm on Fridays between 12:00pm-4:00pm to pick-up your order for the week! This will be our 4th year running the Rose & Kettle Tearoom To-Go … Read More →

Good News! Tearoom is OPEN again!

Good news! The Rose & Kettle Tearoom will be open tomorrow, and for our final weekend of the season! Drop in between tomorrow (Friday, Oct. 13th) and Sunday (Oct. 15th), to enjoy one last lunch, cream tea, or tasty treat! Reminder that Tearoom hours are 11:00am-3:00pm, and the Museum itself will be open 10:00am-4:00pm! We appreciate your understanding over the last two days as our kitchen staff took time to rest & recover! Read More →

Tearoom Closed due to Staff Illness

Wednesday, October 11th, 2023 The Rose & Kettle Tearoom will be closed today, Wednesday October 11th, and tomorrow, Thursday October 12th due to staff illness. We apologize for the inconvenience, and will update our customers later in the week via our website, Facebook Page, and Instagram. The Museum remains open for regular hours 10:00am-4:00pm Read More →

Our Heritage: An Evening of Music, Story & Art

Staged at Alderney Landing Theatre, Our Heritage will celebrate the diverse cultural heritages of our seaside province. Performers will include Nova Scotia’s renowned folklorist Clary Croft who will host the event. Joining Clary will be Mi’Kmaw singer & storyteller shalan joudry; British born folk singer Bill Plaskett; Dartmouth music legend Russ Brannon; Acadian songwriter and singer Ronald Bourgeois; African Nova Scotia traditional musician Art Bouman; and Gaelic singer and balladeer Margo Carruthers. Read More →

Join our Blacksmith Kevin Thomas for an Introduction to Blacksmithing Workshop, here at the Cole Harbour Heritage Farm Museum. Learn about the history of Blacksmithing and try your hand at this heritage craft. This full-day workshop includes a morning presentation with fresh coffee, and a day at the forge working on your own take-home project. The workshop will take place on October 14th, 2023, from 9am to 4pm. This will be our only weekend date for Intro to Blacksmithing for the rest of 2023. Be sure to register for your space right away! We will require a minimum of 2 participants to run this workshop, and a maximum of 4. Learn more & register here: Read More →