Five Town CSD Adult and Community Education invites the public on a bus trip to a fall festival at Strawbery Banke living history museum in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, on Saturday, October 6. The 10-acre museum offers visitors 300 years of history through its many restored buildings, along with costumed roleplayers, interpreters and demonstrations by numerous craftspeople.

The fall festival is a traditional New England country fair complete with a shoemaker, gun maker, canvas rigger, horner, tinsmith, quilter, weaver and others. Livestock exhibits and demonstrations by shepherds, herding dogs and a rabbit warden will complete the day. Food and beverages will be available at Strawbery Banke Welcome Center’s cafe and at restaurants in town that are a short walk away.

Departure from Camden Hills Regional High School in Rockport will be at 8 a.m., and the bus will return at 9 p.m., with stops at Medomak Valley High School in Waldoboro and Great Salt Bay School in Newcastle. There will be a rest stop at Kennebunk Plaza. Transportation will be provided by Northeast Charter and Tours, and tour leaders will be Marlene Hall and Barbara Hendricks.

Contact Five Town CSD Adult Ed at 236-7800, ext. 5, or to register or for more information. Registration is also available at