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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 (, 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, find the specific time and date of your event, and complete the registration. We look forward to seeing you!

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Lilac Girls with Martha Hall Kelly Event at Bellamy-Ferriday

July 14 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Bellamy Ferriday House, 9 Main St N
Bethlehem, CT 06751
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Join New York Times bestselling author Martha Hall Kelly at the lovely Bellamy-Ferriday House & Garden, the Connecticut home of Caroline Ferriday. Lilac Girls is based on the true story of New York socialite Caroline Ferriday who championed the Ravensbrück Concentration Camp survivors. Enjoy a house tour, garden walk, book signing & author presentation. Registration required at 860-247-8996 x 23. Tickets range from $40 to $100; limited availability.  

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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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Maritime Aquarium 30th Anniversary Celebration

July 21 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Maritime Aquarium, 10 North Water Street
Norwalk, CT 06854
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Maritime Aquarium

The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk is throwing a party on Saturday, July 21 to celebrate its 30 years of living exhibits, marine science and environmental education in support of Long Island Sound. Besides a full day of bonus fun on July 21, The Maritime Aquarium is offering “1988 throwback pricing” July 21-22 for deeply discounted admission all weekend. The popular family attraction opened on July 16, 1988, as The Maritime Center at Norwalk. (The name was changed to The Maritime…

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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 (, find this event, and register before space fills up. (Hint: look for an this event on the…

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Shoreline Wine Festival at Bishop’s Orchard & Winery

August 11 @ 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Bishop’s Orchards Farm Market & Winery, 1355 Boston Post Rd
Guilford, CT 06437
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Shoreline Wine Festival at Bishop's Orchard

The 2018 Shoreline Wine Festival will take place August 11th from 12-7 and 12th from 12-6pm! It will celebrate fine wines from CT Wineries and Vineyards from all over the state, all offering their fine wines that range from grape wines to fruit wines. There is something for everyone. Pair this with some of the area’s finest foods, with the backdrop setting of a beautiful farm orchard and background sounds of tasteful music to put you in the mood. This…

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September 2018

2018 Norwalk Oyster Festival

September 7 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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One event on September 9, 2018 at 11:00am

Norwalk Veteran’s Memorial Park, 42 Seaview Avenue
Norwalk, CT 06855
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The Annual Norwalk Oyster Festival will be held in Veteran’s Park, Fort Point Street and Seaview Avenue, East Norwalk, CT 06855. The Norwalk Oyster Festival is an annual fair in the city of Norwalk, Connecticut, held on the first weekend after Labor Day in Veterans Park, near Long Island Sound. The daily entrance fee includes free off-site parking, shuttle buses to and from the festival and all entertainment. There is no public parking on the festival grounds. Click for parking…

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Walktober: I Spy a Letterbox Children’s Walk at Nathan Hale Homestead

September 30 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Nathan Hale Homestead, 2299 South Street
Coventry, CT 06238
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Following clues, we will walk in the Nathan Hale State Forest searching for hidden letterboxes. Finding a letterbox means a stamp in the discovered logbooks & our logbooks, too! There will be letterboxing kits for sale at $5 if you'd like to start this fun activity today. This interactive walk is especially for families with young children. We will skip, meander & stamp about 1.5 miles over 1.5 hours. Heavy rain cancels.

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October 2018

13th Annual Cartoberfest Car Show

October 7 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Hurley Park on the Farmington River, 37 Greenwoods Rd
New Hartford, CT 06057
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13th Annual Cartoberfest Car Show

For the 13th year, great friends are gathering with their cars, trucks, motorcycles, etc. to have a great time benefiting the New Hartford Volunteer Fire & Rescue. All welcome - If you love your ride - Show it. Always a good time and great place to meet new friends Dash plaques Live Entertainment - Whiskey Rebels on Stage Door Prizes - Theater & Nascar Tickets, Restaurant gift certificates and much more. Great Food Lets not forget a rose for the…

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