Bear’s Mill was purchased and completed in 1849 by Mr. Gabriel Baer, a prominent miller from Pennsylvania. Unfortunately, we don’t know many details about Gabriel’s life. We’re not exactly sure ...
At The Mill...
Join us at the Mill on Saturday, March 23, 2013 for a very special fundraising event benefiting the The Friends of Bear’s Mill, Inc. non-profit organization. It’s a night of homemade soup and handmade bowls. Enjoy an evening at the Mill with friends, great food and live music while supporting a good cause. Your ticket price […]
Bear’s Mill has had the pleasure of offering and selling Boston Stoker Gourmet Coffees for over 30 years. In business since 1979, they roast more than 150,000 pounds of coffee annually, right in Dayton, Ohio! Their roasters take care to roast each varietal to its peak flavor, in small batches, and their daily roasting ensures […]
The Friends of Bear’s Mill invite the community to share in an evening filled with the sights and sounds of the holidays at their much anticipated annual Candlelight Walk and Open House at historic Bear’s Mill Friday, December 7TH, from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. Guests will be […]
Indiana artist Zach Medler uses an array of traditional and non-traditional media to create his unique pieces which will be exhibited in an installation format at historic Bear’s Mill until Sunday, December 31, closing this season for “Art at the Mill.” The series will take a short recess during the cold winter months, but will re-open […]
CHRISTMAS PREVIEW OPEN HOUSE Saturday & Sunday, November 17th & 18th, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The Friends of Bear’s Mill will once again be hosting their annual Christmas Preview Open House on Saturday, November 17th and Sunday, November 18th from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The Mill Store & Gallery will be decked out […]
Guided Tours and Grinding Demos w/ Master Miller Terry at 12:00, 2:00 & 4:00 both days. Live Music: Saturday: 11:30 to 1:30 – Brian Keith Wallen w/ Alexis Klosinski 1:30 to 3:30 – Robert Behringer 3:30 to 5:00 – Cinder Home Sunday: 11:30 to 1:30 – Steve Ward 2:00 to 5:00 – Ron & Elaine Marshall Delicious […]
Meet Al Tuttle, The Beekeeper at Bear’s Mill on Saturday, July 28th from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Al started beekeeping 22 years ago, thanks to the help from Charlie Fisher, a Vandalia beekeeper. When his children were at home, they were going thru about a gallon of honey […]
THE ARTIST AND THE DIVINE CIRCLE He stares at it . . . there is something there. He reaches out, closes his eyes and touches it. Smiling . . . he quietly laughs . . . for no reason, He just likes it! What once lived tall in God’s forest, Has now been reduced to […]