Cultural Events

An Exploration Of 'Stinkology,' May 8 With Town & Country Garden Club

Published: May 03, 2019 at 07:45 am
Town & Country Garden Club will host “Stinkology: Frangrances of Field and Forest,” a presentation by Barbara and Peter Rzasa, on Wednesday, May 8, at 7 pm, at Newtown Senior Center.

New Location For SCAN Juried Spring Show & Sale

Published: May 03, 2019 at 07:40 am
The Society of Creative Arts of Newtown will present its 49th Annual Juried Spring Art Show and Sale at a new location this year: Art & Frame, 77 Main Street, May 4-18.

Shop, Dine, And Enjoy Music During 6th Annual ‘Rocking The Hook’ Event

Published: April 28, 2019 at 08:00 am
Three bands and one local school group will perform on May 19 when The Sandy Hook Organization for Prosperity presents “Rocking the Hook” Celebrate Sandy Hook, its sixth annual free outdoor concert.

Newtown Choral Society Spring Concert To Celebrate ‘Centuries Of Hit Parades’

Published: April 27, 2019 at 08:00 am
Newtown Choral Society, under the direction of Mary Andreotta and accompanied by Susan Anthony-Klein, will perform “Centuries of Hit Parades” as its spring concert on Saturday, May 18, at 4 pm, at Newtown Meeting House, 31 Main Street. Tickets are

Brooks Comedy To Continue Someday Cinema Series

Published: April 26, 2019 at 07:50 am
On Sunday, May 5, the Someday Cinema Series will screen Albert Brooks’s comedy Mother (1996) at 4 and 7 pm, at Edmond Town Hall.

Historical Society Spring Open House Scheduled

Published: April 26, 2019 at 07:45 am
The Matthew Curtiss House, home of Newtown Historical Society and one of the oldest buildings on Main Street, will host the historical society's spring open house on Sunday, April 28. Judith Barbour Osborne will be demonstrating and inviting guests to try the art of calligraphy during the free event, which will include docent led tours or the opportunity for guests to visit the house-museum on their own.

The Brilliant Bibliophiles Came Ready To Play At 15th Annual Battle of the Books

Published: April 26, 2019 at 07:30 am
On Saturday, April 13, dozens of friends and family members of the Battle of the Books teams came out to show their support at the 15th annual Battle of the Books at the C.H. Booth Library. After four rounds of

Connecticut Choral Society To Join ‘Bernstein At 100’ Celebration With Spring Concert

Published: April 26, 2019 at 07:20 am
Trinity Episcopal Church will host “Berstein @ 100,” the spring concert of Connecticut Choral Society, on Saturday, May 4. A performance of uplifting Broadway music to celebrate the musical genius of Leonard Bernstein will begin at 7 pm. The concert will also be performed Sunday, May 5, in Woodbury.

May 2019


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