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May 2018

Cleaning Veterans Cemetary Markers

May 27 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
St Peters Cemetary, Lake Ave Extension, off of Kenosia Ave
Danbury, CT us
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Honor and respect those brave men and women who served our country with honor. Join us as we scrub and clean their grave markers and let the world know that we haven't forgotten their sacrifice and service. ***So that we know to expect you, please click over to L.L. Bean, Danbury's Event Page (www.llbean.com/danbury) find this event, and register.

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June 2018

Hike the Appalachian Trail with Christine Bighinatti at Bull’s Bridge

June 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Bull’s Bridge in South Kent, 333 Kent Rd
South Kent, CT us
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Bull's Bridge

Join L.L.Bean as we hike a section of the Appalachian Trail. Our special guest is our own Christine Bighinatti, who, last year, through-hiked the entire Appalachian Trail. These scenic woods also includes a popular technical whitewater stretch of the Housatonic River and a traditional covered bridge. ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate. WHERE TO MEET: 333 Kent Road, Kent, CT. WHAT TO BRING: Weather-appropriate clothing (layers, no cotton), waterproof footwear, small day pack with extra clothes, snacks, lunch, water, personal medications. OPTIONAL RECOMMENDED…

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Connecticut Open House Day

June 9 @ 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Connecticut Office of Tourism, 450 Columbus Blvd., Suite 5
Hartford, CT 06103
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Connecticut Open House Day

Connecticut Open House Day is Back! On June 9, this one-day event gives Connecticut residents discounted admission to museums and attractions across the state! Plan your day now! Cultural organizations and tourism attractions throughout the state will open their doors to Connecticut residents, inviting them to discover and rediscover Connecticut’s fascinating world of art, history, and tourism with a variety of special visitor incentives. Join us in Connecticut for this day-long, state-wide celebration of everything that makes Connecticut great! Attractions,…

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LL Bean Outing Club: Birdwatching Hike at Colis B. Huntington State Park

June 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Collis P. Huntington State park, 74 Sunset Hill Rd.
Redding, CT 06896 us
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Huntington State Park

Join us as we hike through a terrain that varies from open fields and lakes to deep woods in the Huntington State Park. The mix of old and new growth woods, along with three large ponds increases the likelihood of many bird sightings. ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate. WHERE TO MEET: Sunset Hill Road, Redding, CT. WHAT TO BRING: Weather-appropriate clothing (layers; no cotton), waterproof footwear, small day pack with extra clothes, snacks, water, personal medications, binoculars. OPTIONAL RECOMMENDED ITEMS: Sunglasses, camera.…

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LL Bean Outing Club: Father’s Day Hike with Dad at Steep Rock

June 17 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Steep Rock Preserve, 2 Tunnel Road
Washington Depot, CT us
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Bring Dad out on a good hike at Steep Rock Preserve, a wonderful preserve with an interesting history. He will enjoy the ride to the rustic Washington Depot area. You may wind up exploring an old railroad tunnel, and you will all return invigorated. ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate. WHERE TO MEET: 2 Tunnel Road, Washington Depot, 06794 WHAT TO BRING: Weather-appropriate clothing (layers, no cotton), waterproof footwear, small day pack with extra clothes, snacks, lunch, water, personal medications. OPTIONAL RECOMMENDED ITEMS:…

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LL Bean Outing Club: Paddle in Huntington State Park

June 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Collis B Huntington State Park Boat Launch, Old Dodgingtown Road, off Sunset Hill
Redding, CT us
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Huntington State Park

Bring your own kayak or canoe to Huntington State Park. A large pond here actually has an island and a small "lighthouse”. This gem of a pond is a pleasant, low-key getaway in busy Fairfield County, CT. ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy. WHERE TO MEET: Boat-launch site in Huntington State Park, Old Dodgingtown Rd., off of Sunset Hill Road, Redding, CT. WHAT TO BRING: PFD (required), kayak, paddle, weather-appropriate clothing (layers, no cotton), hat with visor, closed-toe shoes or water shoes, snacks,…

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Free Clinic: Basic Summer Outdoor Survival

June 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
L.L.Bean – Danbury Fair Mall, 7 Backus Avenue
Danbury, CT 06810 us
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Would you know what to do if you were stuck outside overnight? Join our experts and learn the basics of wilderness fire building, identifying and creating shelter, signaling for help and other techniques to help you survive. ***Since space is limited reserve yourself a spot by clicking over to L.L. Bean, Danbury's Event Page (llbean.com/danbury), find this event, and register before space fills up. (Hint: look for an this event on the day this event is scheduled)***

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Free Clinic: Essential Knots for the Outdoors

June 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
L.L.Bean – Danbury Fair Mall, 7 Backus Avenue
Danbury, CT 06810 us
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With the right knots, you can secure a kayak or canoe to the roof of a car, rig a rain tarp, or tie a boat to a dock. Our experts will show you the few key knots and hitches that every outdoor enthusiast should know. ***Since space is limited reserve yourself a spot by clicking over to L.L. Bean, Danbury's Event Page (www.llbean.com/danbury), find this event, and register before space fills up. (Hint: look for an this event on the…

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July 2018

Free Hike at Southford Falls State Park

July 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Southford Falls State Park, 175 Quaker Farms Road
Southbury, CT us
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Southford Falls State Park

Come hike with us at Southford Falls State Park in Southbury. The falls are the original site of the Diamond Match Company, and the swift Eightmile river played an important role in the area's industrial history. Wonderful views are available from the fire tower at the southern part of the park. ***Since space is limited reserve yourself a spot by clicking over to L.L. Bean, Danbury's Event Page (llbean.com/danbury), find this event, and register before space fills up. (Hint: look…

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Paddle with L.L. Bean on Lake Waramaug

July 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Lake Waramaug State Park, 30 Lake Waramaug Road
Kent, US
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Lake Waramaug

Join L.L.Bean as we paddle on beautiful and scenic, Lake Waramaug, home of an annual rowing race. Keep an eye out for eagles, too In order for you to confirm your space please visit llbean.com/Danbury, find the specific time and date of your event, and complete the registration. We look forward to seeing you!

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Healing Hearts “Good Grief” Camp for Children

July 16 @ 8:00 am - July 19 @ 1:00 pm
Regional Hospice CT, 30 Milestone Road
Danbury, CT 06810
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Healing Hearts "Good Grief" Camp for Children

Healing Hearts Center for Grief and Loss is offering a four-day summer “Good Grief” camp program for children between the ages of 6 and 11 who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling or other significant family member. The camp is filled with fun, confidence-building activities combined with grief education and emotional support. Campers have an opportunity to tell their story, express their feelings and memorialize their loved ones. The camp runs from July 16th through 19th from 9…

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August 2018

Free Clinic: Essential Knots for the Outdoors

August 2 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
L.L.Bean – Danbury Fair Mall, 7 Backus Avenue
Danbury, CT 06810 us
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With the right knots, you can secure a kayak or canoe to the roof of a car, rig a rain tarp, or tie a boat to a dock. Our experts will show you the few key knots and hitches that every outdoor enthusiast should know. ***Since space is limited reserve yourself a spot by clicking over to L.L. Bean, Danbury's Event Page (llbean.com/danbury), find this event, and register before space fills up. (Hint: look for an this event on the…

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