On Wednesday, April 10, the Town and Country Garden Club of Newtown will host a program titled “Designing with Pressed Flowers.” The program will be at Newtown Senior Center, 14 Riverside Road in Sandy Hook. The guest speaker will be Dixie Nace, who first started pressing flowers in 1994 and has been competing at Federated Garden Clubs and the Philadelphia Flowers show ever since.
On Saturday, March 23, country superstar Kenny Chesney performed at Mohegan Sun Arena. A number of Newtown residents had been invited to Saturday's show as special guests, including Gabrielle DeBartolomeo of Sandy Hook and Catherine Caroe of Woodbury, who presented the singer with a Sandy Hook Strong wristband.
Trinity Episcopal Church members are looking for trivia lovers of all ages. Anyone who knows lots of interesting facts, enjoys Jeopardy or The Family Feud, or just would like a fun night out with your friends, Quiz Night is the place to be.
Newtown Cultural Arts Commission (NCAC), Cultural Alliance of Western Connecticut, and The Connecticut Office of the Arts have come together to create HealingNewtown Arts Space at 5 Queen Street. The following workshops and special events are among those t...
Jim Allyn, Robert Rabinowitz and Martin Earley will co-host an open mic event at HealingNewtown Arts Space, 5 Queen Street, on Saturday, March 30. The event will run from 5 to 9 pm. PA, drums, keyboard and amplifiers will all be provided by GuitarCenter.
The Sandy Hook Arts Center for Kids (SHACK) is an arts center working to bringing healing through the arts to the children of Sandy Hook and Newtown through art therapy, music therapy, pet therapy, and other creative mediums such as music, art, theater, dance, and more.
The Flagpole Photographers Camera Club will present their Annual Photo Competition & Show in the lower meeting room of C.H. Booth Library, 25 Main Street, April 6-30 during regular library hours. The also has two shows simultaneously on view in other Newtown locations, and is additionally preparing to host a lecture of raw vs .jpg files on April 4.
The Newtown Horticulture Club will host a workshop on permaculture and organic land care during its next meeting, at Newtown Meeting House on April 11. Cynthia Rabinowitz, is a soil and wetland scientist, horticulturist and ecological landscape designer, will present the program.
Jackie Gaudet’s Newtown Music Studio will host an evening of food, musical theatre, and song, along with a silent auction and sales of arts, crafts, and garden items, Saturday, April 6, at Newtown Congregational Church. All proceeds from the family-friendly event will benefit the Newtown Police Union.