Hunterdon County Bed and Breakfast Inn

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Quincy's suggested Wintertime Happenings

 

Get Away For Valentines Day...Enjoy Our Weekend 'Togetherness' Package! 

Our Valentine's Day 'Togetherness' Package includes:
* A 2 night stay in a Queen guest room
* Our traditional farm-to-table gourmet breakfast for two, each morning (brought to your room if you desire!)
* All of our usual inn amenities
* A tray of hand-made chocolate truffles in your room upon arrival
* A bottle of local wine in your room upon arrival + complimentary wine-tasting at TWO local wineries on either Friday, Saturday or Sunday, your choice.
* Your spot reserved for a Couples Valentine Painting Class at The Paint Party Studio    at 4:00pm on Saturday, 2/14! 

Cost for two, Friday & Saturday night (February 13 & 14) including everything mentioned above = $555.00 + tax. (Paint Party reservation is subject to their availability, so reserve early!) 

**Paint Party Studio is right down the street from the inn and offers a new kind of art entertainment where folks come together to paint, drink a little wine and discover their creativity in a fun-filled atmosphere. The Paint Party Studio is an upbeat, creative class for everyone, but this one on Valentines Day is geared especially for loving-couples! Its a truly fun way to spend an evening! Your inner artist is just waiting to come out! Everything you need is provided and you'll leave with your own collaborative work of art! Call Main Street Manor to book your stay and we'll reserve your spot in class and at 4:00pm on Valentine's Day, let the Paint Party begin!

Lambertville / New Hope Winter Festival - January 17 - 25, 2015 - - Fire and Ice Ball, Chili Cook-Off, Arts & Crafts, Parade, food and beverages and lots more!

The Wonders of Winter...and a time for mastering what makes you tick! Here are some suggestions for nearby to-do's:

For Photography buffs:

Winter Landscape Photography at Duke Farms - 2015 3 Day Winter Workshop:
February 20 from 6:00 p.m. to 10 p.m. (Friday)
February 21 from Sunrise to Sunset (Saturday)
February 22 from Sunrise to Sunset  (Sunday)
Cost: $700 per person which includes meals each day.  Book Photography class through
http://www.eventbrite.com/e/four-seasons-of-duke-farms-winter-landscapes-tickets-14920537730?ref=ebtnebregn

Call the inn to book your room; special room rates apply for students of this class only...$600.00 single occupancy; Friday-Monday- Early noontime check-in on Friday, February 20; plus 10:00am breakfast & late checkout on Monday, February 23. You must mention Duke Farms Winter Landscape Class upon booking. 

For Gardeners who are frustrated inn-Winter!

Educational Gardening Classes at nearby Duke Farms
Orchids ... Getting to Know Orchids Class at Duke Farms, January 24, 2015 ~ 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM  
Creating Meadows: The Story of Landscape Meadows, February 6, 2015 ~ 8:45 AM to 4:00 PM 
Orchids ... Getting to Know Orchids class at Duke Farms, February 12, 2015 ~ 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Call or e-mail Duke Farms to reserve your class via
http://www.dukefarms.org/en/Programs/classesevents/ and contact the inn to book your room; special room rates will apply for students of these classes gfor a two-night stay; must mention Duke Farms Orchid Class.

A Healthier Lifestyle for 2015 for Wellness-Wanna-Bee's:

Learn Bread-baking from a Master: 

Monday, February 16, Make bread with Bobolink Dairy's master baker Nina White. This class will show participants how to mix, knead, ferment, form, and bake breads using signature recipes from the Bobolink product line.
During this three and a half hour class, students will make multi-grain breads - one is made from start to finish, three others are formed with doughs that are mixed in advance. Several different forming techniques will be practiced and then baked in our wood-fired oven. There will be a discussion of fermentation, and how it can be controlled to get excellent results at home.
Each student will bring home at least three loaves of bread, and our special bread starter for continued baking enjoyment!
This class is appropriate for all skill levels. Please plan to bring your apron and a hat or head scarf to class.  Book bread baking class via Bobolink Dairy @  
http://shop.cowsoutside.com/hands-onbakingclasses.aspx and then call the inn to reserve your stay with us, just 20 minutes from Bobolink Dairy.  Mention Bobolink Bread and recieve a 'special- room rate' for a two-night stay.

Inn Events for 2015!                                                            

Spiritual Development Workshop given by Rich Braconi - Sunday, January 25, 2015 from 2pm-6pm...  This hands-on workshop will demonstrate how spiritually intuitive you actually are. Rich will begin the workshop with an enlightening discussion of how your spirit communicates and receives communication from any energectic source, such as objects, a location, a person or a spirit. Rich will then guide you in personally designed hands-on exercises that will make you much more aware and demonstrate your intuitive abilities.  Those who have attended this course have left in amazement of what they were able to sense and understand during the exercises. The intuitive information you receive will be validated during the class. This workshop is designed for those people who wish to understand their intuitive abilities, how to expand them and how they can positively affect their life. This workshop is purposely limited in size so that Rich and his assistants may have the opportunity to provide you with the personal attention that you deserve. Cost is $115.00 payable to Rich Braconi via check or cash.  Snack at break-time included; guest rooms available for those wanting to stay over the night prior or the night of the class.  Discounted room rate for a 2 night Saturday & Sunday stay; do inquire as to room availability.  

Saturday, February 7, 2015 ~ Health and Wellness Event at Main Street Manor Bed & Breakfast Inn and throughout Flemington all day!  This innovative and exciting event is designed to follow a "progressive dinner" model, where attendees are invited to attend a variety of courses/workshops held throughout Flemington Borough at participating businesses. Main Street Manor B&B IS hosting two guest-speakers PLUS our innkeeper invites you to 'Step Inn-to Our Kitchen' at 3:00pm!  She will share quick & healthy breakfast ideas plus let attendees inn-on our favorite local food sources for sustainability and community-supported living.  Local restaurants will be offering early-bird and pre-fixe menus, and the day will conclude with a special event, focused on good health held at the Historic Courthouse on Main Street. Call the inn for details and 'healthy' room rates for the entire weekend!

For March: Inn Need of some Floral-Therapy?  Renowned floral designer and owner of Gilded Lily Floral Shoppe in Flemington, will be here in our parlour to demonstrate the creation of five unique arrangements with a Springtime theme.  Those interested in learning how to create beautifully eye-catching arrangements are invited to attend with prior reservation.  Hot tea and a light-lunch will be served prior to Chris's demonstration and the arrangements Chris creates will be distributed to members of the audience at the end of the program via a chance drawing.  Cost for the program, lunch and a chance to win is $55.00 per person.  Seating in our parlour is limited and pre-paid reservations are required. Do call the inn to reserve or with questions! 

Some little-known info on Chris Ondrak: He was selected as head designer of the floral arrangements for President George H. W. Bush's inaugural celebration in January of 1989 and is a member of the American Institute of Floral Designers.  Chris is the Past President of the NJ State Floral Association, and was chosen as a 2006 AIFD entry to the Philadelphia Flower Show "Some Enchanted Evening.”  We are thrilled to welcome our favorite floral designer to Main Street Manor and watch him make his magic with flowers.

Innkeepers Donna & Ken Arold · Innkeeper@MainStreetManor.com · 194 Main Street · Flemington, NJ 08822 · 908-782-4928