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We hope you have an opportunity to enjoy the warm weather and read a book outdoors! 

Full-page drawing by Rachael Robinson Elmer, c.1900. Rokeby Museum Collections. 
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An Easter Errand by Rachael Robinson Elmer. 
Possibly an illustration for a children's magazine short story, ie The Youth's Companion or St Nicholas Magazine for Children. 
#rokebymuseum #easterbunny #Easter #museums
The First of April by Rowland Evans Robinson

Description & Caption: A man wearing a smock and carrying a pail and milking sool stops to talk to a young boy who points to a man filling a pail at a water pump. "Vulgar little boy to Dairyman who sells milk in the [illeg.] town- 'Say Mr. Skimmins! There's somebody a milkin' yer best cow.' Evil- Boy, followed by flying milking stool. 
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Registration is open for Run for Rokeby (Anywhere) 5k Run/Walk. 
May is Preservation Month and we're asking you to join us in running or walking a 5K in support of Rokeby Museum's preservation fund. 
https://runsignup.com/Race/VT/Ferrisburgh/RunforRokebyANYWHERE5K?remMeAttempt=
Collections Spotlight: to brighten your day. 
A sketch by Rowland Evans Robinson shows a man using a rope to "squeeze" more sap from the tree. 
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Rokeby is currently closed for the season, but will be opening for the season on May 9th. Stay tuned!