Safety Policies – COVID-19

Farmstead Arts Center Status - As of August 2021
  • Farmstead Arts is offering online Art Classes & Workshops (via Zoom)
  • Art Exhibits & Shows are being held virtually with limited gallery hours onsite
  • Farmstead Arts is offering limited in-person events or classes
  • Certain outdoor events are permissible

In accordance with the State of New Jersey’s guidelines and directives, and CDC guidelines, we are excited to begin reopening for certain in-person events.  To create a safe and comfortable experience for you, our volunteers, staff, and the community, all must adhere to the following safety:

  • Tickets for offered events may be purchased on-line.
  • If you are feeling ill, we hope you will stay safe and ask that you remain at home.
  • All staff, volunteers and visitors are recommended to wear face coverings inside our buildings.
  • All visitors are encouraged to maintain a physical distance and follow social distancing practices.
  • Those who are unable to comply with these safety protocols will be asked to leave the premises.

Thank you for your help and patience as we adjust to this new normal. We are excited to welcome you back and we’re here to answer any questions and address any concerns.

Outdoor Event Policies

While we are happy to welcome visitors back for outdoor events at Farmstead Arts Center, we ask that all guests, students, teachers, performers, volunteers and staff help to ensure the health and safety of all by adhering to the following protocols:

Capacity: Outdoor events will be limited in accordance with NJ State restrictions in place at the time of the event.

Social Distancing: Visitors are encouraged to maintain a physical distance and follow social distancing practices. 

Face Masks: All are recommended to wear face coverings at the Farmstead when a six-foot distance cannot be maintained. This does not apply to anyone for whom doing so would be contrary to their health because of a medical condition.

Restrooms: Visitors will be permitted to use the restroom in the Farm House while following social distancing guidelines. The number of people in the Farm House at one time will be limited and posted, as needed. We recommend guests to wear face coverings inside the Farm House.

  • Using provided hand sanitizer is encouraged when entering the house.
  • Washing hands after use of the restroom is recommended and will be encouraged by signage.
  • Using provided hand sanitizer is recommended when leaving the house.

Waiver: All attendees at events on the Farmstead property will be required to sign a waiver of liability relating to the risk of COVID19 exposure.

Reminder: We will remind all visitors, prior to attending, that if they do not feel well, they should stay home!

Indoor Event Policies - when we re-open

When we welcome visitors back for indoor events at Farmstead Arts Center, we will ask that all visitors, students, teachers, performers, volunteers and staff help to ensure the health and safety of all by adhering to the following protocols:

Capacity: Indoor event capacity will be limited in accordance with NJ State restrictions in place at the time of the event.

Social Distancing: Visitors are encouraged to maintain a physical distance and follow social distancing practices.

Face Masks: All are recommended to wear face coverings while inside the Farm House and/or English Barn when a six-foot distance cannot be maintained. This does not apply to anyone for whom doing so would be contrary to their health because of a medical condition.

Restrooms: Visitors will be permitted to use the restroom in the Farm House while following social distancing guidelines.

  • Using provided hand sanitizer will be recommended when entering the Farm House.
  • Washing hands after use of the restroom will be recommended and encouraged by signage.
  • Using provided hand sanitizer will be recommended when leaving the restroom.

Waiver: All attendees at events on the Farmstead property will be required to sign a waiver of liability relating to the risk of COVID-19 exposure.

Reminder: We will remind all visitors, prior to attending, that if they do not feel well, they should stay home!

Waiver

All attendees at events on the Farmstead property will be required to sign a waiver of liability relating to the risk of COVID-19 exposure.

Farmstead Arts COVID-19 Liability Waiver Feb 2021

 

 

Upcoming Events

  • Gallery Hours
    September 22, 2021|10:00 am - 2:00 pm


  • Serena Bocchino: ALL IN - Opening Reception
    September 25, 2021|4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
    450 King George Rd, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920, USA


  • Gallery Hours
    September 26, 2021|1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Made possible, in part, by funds from the Somerset County Cultural & Heritage Commission, a partner of the New Jersey State Council on the Arts. 

Farmstead Arts Center, 450 King George Road, Basking Ridge, New Jersey 07920

admin@farmsteadarts.org | 908.636.7576

Our office and gallery are now open to the public on an abbreviated schedule. The best way to reach us is by email at admin@farmsteadarts.org.

Fall Session art classes are online and/or in-person.

 

Upcoming Events

  • Gallery Hours
    September 22, 2021|10:00 am - 2:00 pm


  • Serena Bocchino: ALL IN - Opening Reception
    September 25, 2021|4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
    450 King George Rd, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920, USA


  • Gallery Hours
    September 26, 2021|1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Made possible, in part, by funds from the Somerset County Cultural & Heritage Commission, a partner of the New Jersey State Council on the Arts. 

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