Cultural Events

Woolcrafters Planning Local Event For World Wide Knit In Public Day

Published: June 05, 2019 at 07:30 am
CT Woolcrafters will host a local knit-in on Saturday, June 8, as part of an international observation planned by similar groups around the world. Weather permitting, knitters and fiber artists will be able to gather on the terrace outside C.H. Booth Library for a few hours.

EverWonder Announces June 2019 Schedule

Published: May 31, 2019 at 09:30 am
EverWonder Children’s Museum, at 31 Pecks Lane, has announced its calendar for June 2019. This month the museum has added a new benefit for its members and will host a children's author-illustrator, among other events.

Genealogy Club To Close Season With ‘Ship’s Manifests’ Program

Published: May 31, 2019 at 07:20 am
The Genealogy Club of Newtown will host its final program of the 2019-20 on Wednesday, June 12, at C.H. Booth Library. Past club president Toni McKeen will offer a presentation on researching ship manifests, and the details that can be gleaned from them.

‘First Years’ Opening Reception Planned At Art & Frame

Published: May 31, 2019 at 07:00 am
Art & Frame Gallery has traditionally hosted an exhibition of works by art students completing the first year of their MFA studies at Western Connecticut State University. "First Years," on view through June 29, will celebrate its opening reception on Saturday, June 1.

Two Fundraisers And Upcoming Marching Band And Guard Orientation

Published: May 25, 2019 at 07:00 am
The Newtown High School Marching Band & Guard is partnering with Custom Fundraising Solutions (CFS) to hold its fourth annual Mattress Fundraiser on June 1, from 10 am to 5 pm, in Newtown High School’s main cafeteria, 12 Berkshire Road.

New Pond Farm Education Center To Host Invitational Art Show

Published: May 24, 2019 at 02:15 pm
At least two Newtown artists will be represented in an invitational art show being planned for the first full week of June. An opening reception on May 31 will offer early previews and shopping opportunities for tickets holders.

Mad Hatters Party II Being Planned For Booth Library Benefit

Published: May 24, 2019 at 10:25 am
The Board of Trustees of C.H. Booth Library is planning Mad Hatters II, a fundraiser to benefit C.H. Booth Library. The event will be held at Michael’s at the Grove, 42 Vail Road in Bethel, on Friday, May 31, from 6:30 to 10 pm. The gala will feature a cocktail hour with hors d’oeuvres, live music, a plated dinner, and opportunities to bid on prizes through live and silent auctions. All proceeds will benefit Newtown's public library.

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