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August 2018

Evening Paddle at Pratt Cove

August 14, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
$20 – $30

Tuesday, August 14 | 5:00 pm—8:00 pm Connecticut River Museum Environmental Educator, Suzanne Burns will lead a guided paddle in Deep River’s Pratt Cove.  Bring your own canoe or kayak and explore this rare freshwater tidal marsh, recognized for its exceptional environmental importance.  Guides will discuss the natural and cultural history of the Cove and help identify the abundant wildlife that visit or call Pratt Cove home.   The event is free; pre-registration is required.  For more detailed information and driving…

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Thursdays on the Dock

August 30, 2018
Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Thursday, August 2 – Thursday, August 30 | 5:30—7:30 pm Since 2010, Thursdays on the Dock are the unofficial start to the summer weekend.  The free concert series features a different band each week and panoramic views of the river.  This year, in conjunction with our feature exhibit – Thirsty River:  400 Years of Drink, Life and Reform in the Connecticut River Valley – we will feature a different brewery, vineyard, distillery, or cider company each week! Thursdays on the…

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September 2018

Taste of the Netherlands

September 14, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Friday, September 14 – 5:00 Experience the Netherlands as the Connecticut River Museum hosts a night to support The Onrust Project. Enjoy Dutch culture with samples of traditional food and drinks. There will also be classic Dutch tavern games, music, and a cannon demonstration – all on the beautiful north deck overlooking the Connecticut River.  Please call the Museum’s front desk (860-767-8269 ext.110) to make a reservation.

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The Connecticut River From the Air Book Talk and Signing

September 18, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Jerry Roberts and Tom Walsh The Connecticut River From the Air Book Talk and Signing Tuesday, September 18 – 5:30 - 7:00 Join us as we learn about the aerial adventures of Jerry and Tom as they delve into the four major regions of the river.  With breathtaking photography and historical backgrounds of towns along the River from the source to the Sound, you will feel as though you are in the cockpit with Jerry and Tom!

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Essex Place First Anniversary

September 19, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Thirsty River Onrust Cruise

September 20, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Thursday, September 20 - 5:30 - 7:30 Guests 21 and over can enjoy a Thirsty River Cruise with the Connecticut River Museum's resident folklorist Stephen Gencarella.  This program examines alcohol's complex history in the River Valley and is currently the featured summer exhibit at the Museum. The program will include several regional drink tastings.

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Weaving World Classes for Ages 9-12

September 27, 2018 - October 10, 2018
Spectrum Gallery, 61 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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Weaving is distilled down into its most basic elements in this class. Children learn and find satisfaction in the tactile, repetitive nature of "over, under, over, under." With a no-fuss portable loom and scraps of bright cloth and yarn, boys and girls can create wall hangings, rugs, hair ornaments, or other fun and colorful textile products. Students can learn and be inspired in this class accompanied by the music of nature sounds. All materials included. Dates: Thursdays, 9/27; 10/4, 10/11,…

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Introduction to Polymer Clay Classes for Ages 7-9

September 27, 2018 @ 8:00 am - October 25, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Spectrum Gallery, 61 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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Young sculptors learn to roll, flatten, wrap and then slice this colorful oven baked clay to reveal amazing designs like checker boards, flowers and stripes. Then children take their slices and cover anything they choose from our collection of objects including frames, jars, boxes, utensils, switch plates and pens, or they can make a creature like a frog or owl! They’ll be amazed what can do with this flexible clay medium! Dates: Thursdays, 9/27; 10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25. Makeup: Nov. 1st…

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Bean-to-Bar Dark Chocolate Pairing

September 29, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Essex Chocolate and Coffee Bar, 124 Westbrook Road
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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$48.00

It’s time to help make the Fall Pairing Party be a big hit. Tell all your chocolate-loving friends about this “not to be missed” event. And, of course, we want you to join us too! Essex Chocolatier is hosting the 1st Semi-Formal, Bean-to-Bar Dark Chocolate Pairing with Wines and Litchfield County Distillery Bourbons. Here’s what we’ll be pairing with several Bean-to-Bar Dark Chocolates: 4 Bourbons 2 White Wines 2 Sparkling White Wines 2 Red Wines You’ll also get a Complimentary Gift…

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October 2018

Scarecrow Festival 2018

October 4, 2018
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First Thursdays October 2018

October 4, 2018 - October 31, 2018
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Film Screening The Gardener

October 4, 2018 - October 13, 2018
Essex Library, 33 West Avenue
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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The Gardener is a documentary film which reflects on the meaning of gardening and its impacts on our lives. Shortly before his passing at the age of 86, influential gardener and horticulturalist Frank Cabot recounts his personal quest for perfection at Les Quatre Vents, his twenty-acre English style garden and summer estate that was opened to a film crew for the first time ever in 2009. Nestled amongst the rolling hills of the Charlevoix County in Quebec, Les Quatre Vents…

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First Thursdays | Scarecrow FestiFall

October 4, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Let the show begin!!! October 4th is the debut of the Essex Board of Trade’s annual scarecrow presentation along the Main Streets of Essex, Centerbrook, and Ivoryton! Gather family and friends to pick out your favorite and, then, submit your choice to a participating retailer for a chance to win the Scarecrow Contest! Winners will be announced at the Essex Halloween Parade and on the Essex Board of Trade Facebook page. Plus, October 4 is the The Griswold Inn’s Big…

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Thirsty River

October 8, 2018
Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Thirsty River: 400 Years of Drink, Life, and Reform in the CT River Valley Opening Through October 8, included with Museum Admission The Thirsty River exhibit explores the role of alcohol in the Connecticut River Valley – past, present and future.  Trace its story beginning both as a commodity and as sustenance in the daily human experience. Learn about how different beverages were created from local agricultural and how immigration, trade, and changing fashion altered the availability and popularity of…

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Intro To Music Technology Workshop

October 13, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Community Music School, 90 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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$40

Community Music School will be offering its popular Introduction to Music Technology Workshop again this fall, to be held on October 13, 2018 from 10 am to 12:30 pm.  It will provide an introduction and overview of our digital age that covers all you need to get started with music technology!  The workshop is open to the public and costs just $40 for a 1.5 hour hands-on workshop. Ages 11 through adult, all skill levels, no prior experience necessary. This…

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The true story of Lilac Girls

October 13, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Essex Library, 33 West Avenue
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Free

A free, illustrated talk on the Bellamy-Ferriday House & Gardens will be presented by Connecticut Landmarks Educator Jana Colacinto at 3:30 p.m. October 13th at the Essex Library, 33 West Ave. Colacinto will focus on details from the lives of its notable residents. RSVP: 860-767-1560.

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Holiday Show and Reception

October 16, 2018 - January 13, 2019
Spectrum Art Gallery and Artisan Store, 61 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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Holiday Show and Reception at Spectrum Gallery – Myths, Fairy Tales and Fantasies The 2018 Annual Holiday Exhibit at Spectrum Gallery and Artisans Store in Centerbrook, CT begins with an opening reception on Friday, November 16th, 6:30 – 9 pm. Refreshments will be served. The Holiday Show features fine art that explores the timeless myths and age-old stories that illustrate the annual life cycle and a culture’s inherent values as they are passed down from generation to generation or surprise…

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Beyond the Bicep

October 16, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Essex Library, 33 West Avenue
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Free

Beyond the Bicep: The Real Story of Rosie the Riveter with Amanda Goodheart Parks, Ph.D. A free, illustrated lecture on the real story of Rosie the Riveter will be presented by Historian and Director of Education at the New England Air Museum in Windsor Locks, Amanda Goodheart Parks, Ph.D., at 7 p.m. Oct. 16 at the Essex Library, 33 West Ave. Parks will focus on Rosie’s journey from propaganda poster to feminist icon. RSVP: 860 767-1560

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Ivoryton Pumpkin Festival

October 20, 2018
Free

Even with a little chance of rain we will still have the festival – unless it is steady pouring rain then we would reschedule the night activities to Sunday but all day activities Pumpkin Carving Party! and Ivoryton Pumpkin Chase and pumpkin drop off would take place as scheduled regardless of the weather. We will post any changes by 2pm on our Essex Park and Recreation Mary Ellen Barnes Facebook pages - so be sure to follow us! Ivoryton Village Pumpkin Festivalreation Essex…

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Haunted River

October 26, 2018 - October 28, 2018
Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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CRM is pleased to bring Haunted River back for a second season!  At Haunted River, a guided tour and interactive performance will help you get to know some of the characters and legends that makes the Connecticut River so full of folklore and mystery.  Haunted River takes place Friday October 28 – Sunday October 28.  Visit ctrivermuseum.org or call 860-767-8269 for more information.

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Witches in Connecticut

October 30, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Essex Library, 33 West Avenue
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Free

Connecticut Historical Society’s Adult Programs Manager Natalie Belanger A free, illustrated talk on witches in Connecticut will be presented by Connecticut Historical Society’s Adult Programs Manager Natalie Belanger at 7 p.m. Oct. 30 at the Essex Library, 33 West Ave. Belanger will focus on the women and men accused, tried, and executed as witches and learn how Connecticut successfully controlled the spread of witch accusations. RSVP: 860-767-1560.

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November 2018

Winter Food and Clothing Drive

November 1, 2018 - November 18, 2018
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First Thursdays | Tis’ the Season for Giving & Thanks

November 1, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Free

EBOT is encouraging holiday shoppers to buy early and give to those in need. Participating merchants will “pay it forward” by donating 20% of evening proceeds to The Shoreline Soup Kitchens & Pantries. In addition, Essex Park & Recreation will generously host a Food Drive at Main Street Park from 5-7pm; non-perishable food donations will be loaded onto a truck for immediate delivery to The Shoreline Soup Kitchens. Finally, restaurants will be serving up seasonal menus and libations, so invite someone you’d…

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Clay Hand Building Class

November 5, 2018 - December 3, 2018
Spectrum Art Gallery and Artisan Store, 61 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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CREATIVE HANDS – CLAY HAND BUILDING CLASS Mondays, November 5 – December 3 6 – 8 PM $200 + $30 Material Fee www.spectrumartgallery.org 860-767-0742 In this class participants will familiarize themselves with clay and glazes, using hand tools and their own fingers. We will use coils and a slab roller to make two different kinds of pots during the first 3 sessions and glaze in a further session. Decorating techniques such as incising, carving and texturing will be covered as…

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Autumn Origami Wreath Workshop

November 11, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Spectrum Art Gallery and Artisan Store, 61 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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Sunday, November 11th 1 – 4:30 PM $50 + $15 Material Fee www.spectrumartgallery.org 860-767-0742 Work with autumn inspired pre-printed papers as well as papers you will paint yourself to create a seasonal 16 point modular Origami Wreath. The large wreath (approx. 15”) would be perfect as a wall decoration, or as a centerpiece surrounding a candle or bowl of fruit for the holiday table. Smaller size wreaths can be used as table place cards or on a notecard to send…

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Creatures of the Night

November 13, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Essex Library, 33 West Avenue
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Free

Join wildlife biologist Kris Vagos from the Stewart B. McKinney National Wildlife Refuge for an entertaining and informative nature program on nocturnal animals on Tuesday, November 13 at 7 p.m. at the Essex Library. This family-friendly program about owls, bats, opossums, flying squirrels, and other fascinating creatures of the night is great for all ages. LIVE ANIMALS will be present. Kris Vagos attended Boston College for her undergrad degree, studying biology and environmental science. She went on to complete her…

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Story Teller and Classical Dancer

November 16, 2018 - January 13, 2019
Spectrum Art Gallery and Artisan Store, 61 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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Story Teller and Classical Dancer, Sujata Srinivasan, to Perform: Friday, November 16th 2018 - January 13th 2019 Spectrum Gallery and Artisans Store in Centerbrook, CT presents its newest show: Myths, Fairy Tales and Fantasies! Original artwork and fine crafts that explore timeless fairy tales, myths and age-old stories that excite the imagination and can be passed down from generation to generation. The exhibit opens Friday, Nov 16 with a reception with food, wine and the display of Spectrum’s annual Holiday…

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December Happenings at Connecticut River Artisans

November 24, 2018 - December 6, 2018
Connecticut River Artisans, 55 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Connecticut River Artisans is happy to announce the following Holiday Happenings at our newly decorated store at 55 Main Street, Essex, CT. Join us for Small Business Saturday, November 24th. We will be open late and have a Bow-Making Demo for “Trees in the Rigging” Sunday, November 25th. Attend our Holiday Reception on Sunday, December 2nd – beginning at 1:00 pm. Have some goodies; enjoy a glass of wine and peruse our treasures. Participate in a “Make and Take” and…

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Trees in the Rigging

November 25, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Free

Lighted Boat Parade The holiday season kicks off in Essex with the annual TREES IN THE RIGGING Boat Parade. This annual event includes a traditional, lantern-lit carol stroll down Main Street where spectators are invited to bring their own lanterns or flashlights and join in on the fun. The stroll steps off at 4:00 pm at the Essex Town Hall on West Avenue and ends at the Connecticut River Museum with a parade of vessels dressed out in holiday lights…

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December 2018

Book Signing with Interior Designer Nora Murphy

December 1, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Goods & Curiosities, 47 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Meet author and powerhouse designer Nora Murphy and pick up her new coffee table book Country House Style at Goods & Curiosities ~ The Griswold Inn Store. Nora has an impressive background in interior design with stints at big name design houses, Ralph Lauren Home and Ethan Allen, before forming her own company, Nora Murphy Country House. Part primer, part wish book, Nora Murphy’s inspirational book, illustrated with beautiful photography, is a great gift for those who appreciate the country…

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Origami Star and Wreath Holiday Ornament Workshop

December 2, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Spectrum Art Gallery and Artisan Store, 61 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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$15 – $45

Learn the modular method of folding which starts with multiple sheets of paper to create individual units that are then assembled into one finished piece. Participants will create 3 styles of paper ornaments. Paint, splatter, sponge, crinkle and stamp with your choice of colors to make unique papers for folding. Holiday inspired pre-printed papers, book pages, and sheet music will also be available for use. These ornaments make great decorations, favors and gifts. The flat wreath ornament is the perfect…

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First Thursdays | Holly Jolly Sip, Shop & Stroll

December 6, 2018

Gifting season is in full swing and our picturesque Essex Village makes it all the more festive. In fact, it’s the kind of quintessential New England setting that makes for a Christmas movie, as seen in Hallmark Channel’s recent filming here of “Christmas at Pemberly Manor.” Stores, doors and windows will be decorated, street lights wrapped in garland and lights, and merchants will be serving holiday bites and sips!  Gather friends and family and join us to experience the shopping/dining holiday magic of Essex!!! Starts…

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Holiday Stroll

December 8, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Community Music School Holiday Concert

December 8, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Community Music School, 90 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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Free

Celebrate the season at the Community Music School Holiday Concert! ‘Tis the season of celebration and the Community Music School’s Holiday Concert scheduled to take place on Saturday, December 8 at 2:00 pm at Valley Regional High School’s auditorium. Free and open to the public, this community-wide annual event brings together faculty and students to perform vocal and instrumental holiday favorites. This family friendly concert will include performances by the Community Music School New Horizons Band, Suzuki Violin Group, and…

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Holiday Wreath Design Workshop

December 9, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Spectrum Art Gallery and Artisan Store, 61 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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$40

Create your own 30” live wreath to display proudly this season with landscape designer, Tracy McMorran. A wide variety of freshly picked greenery is available. Florist wire, hand-made bows and painted objects, including pinecones, for embellishment are also provided. Bring wire cutters or sharp scissors, and gloves are recommended. Beginners welcome! Sunday, December 9 1:30-4:30pm $40 (plus $10 material fee paid to the instructor at the workshop) Spectrum Art Gallery 61 Main Street Centerbrook, CT 06409 spectrumartgallery.org 860-767-0742

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New Year’s Eve at the Griswold Inn

December 31, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - January 1, 2019 @ 1:00 am
The Griswold Inn, 36 Main Street
Essex, 06426 United States
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$60

Ring in the New Year at The Gris and enjoy dinner, drinks, live music, dancing and a midnight toast! The Inn’s chefs have created an elegant 3-course complete dinner featuring entrees like Grilled Filet of Beef, Seared Atlantic Salmon, Roasted Prime Rib of Beef and Roasted Long Island Duck. Vegetarian options are also available. The Inn’s Tap Room will feature ‘cocktail piano’ from 5:30-8:30 pm followed by the Dizzy River Band from 10pm until 1am. Dinner seatings begin at 5:30…

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January 2019

Learn to Ice Fish

January 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Essex Library, 33 West Avenue
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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LEARN TO ICE FISH WITH CT DEEP’S THOMAS BOURRET Ice Fishing is a great and safe way to beat cabin fever and spend quality time with family and friends outdoors.  If you are interested in learning more about ice fishing, join Tom Bourret from the Connecticut DEEP – Fisheries Division’s Connecticut Aquatic Resources Education (CARE) program who’ll offer a FREE ice fishing course for the Essex Library on Tuesday, January 15 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Learn the basics of this fun,…

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Putt Fore The Essex Library

January 25 - January 26
Essex Library, 33 West Avenue
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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“Putt Fore The Essex Library” will transform the Essex Library into an 18 hole mini-golf course, with each hole uniquely decorated by sponsors. The fun begins on Friday, January 25th from 5-9pmwith a special event just for adults, featuring 18 holes of mini-golf, live music, food, wine, and prizes. The fun continues for the entire family on Saturday, January 26th 10am - 4pm with mini-golf, donuts, prizes and more. Ticket prices: Friday evening $35/person; Saturday $7/person or $25/foursome. Tickets are…

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Photographing People Outdoors

January 27 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Spectrum Art Gallery and Artisan Store, 61 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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$60.00

Photographing People Outdoors (Even in Winter) Workshop This workshop focuses on how to create unique portraits of people outside even in Winter Topics covered include: working in aperture priority mode, spot metering vs evaluative modes, choosing backgrounds, placement of your subject, field of view on your lens, moving around for different angles of view, working in different lighting conditions. The first part of the class will be a lecture on these topics with some examples shown at the gallery. The…

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Essex Ed

January 27 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Essex Meadows, 30 Bokum Road
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Grab your pots and pans and head to Essex Village, Essex CT on Sunday, January 27th at 2 pm for one of the most popular parades of the year.   “Essex Ed”, a larger-than-life ground hog, will make his annual pilgrimage from Essex Boat Works on Ferry Street up to the top of Main Street leading a parade of antique cars, fife & drum corps, residents, and visitors. All are invited to join in and encouraged to bring their own…

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Essex Ed Parade

January 27 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Grab your pots and pans and head to Essex Village on Sunday, January 28th at 2 pm for one of the most popular parades of the year. "Essex Ed", a larger-than-life ground hog, will make his annual pilgrimage from Essex Boat Works on Ferry Street up to the top of Main Street leading a parade of antique cars, fife & drum corps, residents, and visitors. All are invited to join in and encouraged to bring their own noisemakers and ground hog gear…

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CMS Free Preview Week

January 28 - February 1
Community Music School, 90 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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Free

Community Music School, located at 90 Main Street in Centerbrook and 179 Flanders Road in East Lyme, welcomes the general public to enjoy a variety of music programming during Free Preview Week January 28 through February 1, 2019. Children and adults are invited to schedule a FREE 30-minute preview lesson, and sample a vast array of programs for all ages including private and group lessons, Suzuki instruction, adult cabaret, senior band, string ensembles, music therapy, early childhood classes, and more.…

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February 2019

Kids Book Sale

February 2 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Essex Library, 33 West Avenue
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Bring Your Family to the Library Day will include a books sale focused on kids and young adult material including books, dvds and games.  Great prices!! Essex Library, 33 West Ave, Essex, CT 06426 For information visit www.youressexlibrary.org/friends/friends-book-sale or call 860-767-1560

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Fluid Painting

February 3 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Spectrum Art Gallery and Artisan Store, 61 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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$20 – $40

Fluid Painting - a Dirty Pour Valentine Workshop This year give your Valentine an original work of art.  Fluid painting involves layering acrylic paints of different densities and incorporating certain additives (i.e. silicone, dimethicone, alcohol, Dawn dish soap (etc.) which can result in gorgeous combinations of paint, cells, and lacing.  Techniques include the flip cup and the dirty pour. Then when your piece is dry add a handmade Valentine to your canvas!  No experience is necessary. Cost: $40 + $20…

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Italian Cheese Rolling And Taste Of Italy Fundraiser

February 9
Angelini Wine LTD, 22 Industrial Park Road
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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$65

Community Music School will present their third annual Taste of Italy fundraiser with a lively game of Italian cheese rolling on February 9, 2019 at Angelini Wine in Centerbrook. Event proceeds will benefit scholarships and outreach programs at Community Music School. This event is presented by Guilford Savings Bank and includes fine Italian wines, cheese, antipasto, and a full spread of homemade Italian food. Guests will test their bowling skills with a little friendly competition in a rousing party game…

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New Year, New You

February 9 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Essex Library, 33 West Avenue
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Real Simple columnist and Professional Organizer Ellen Madere returns to the Essex Library on Saturday, February 9 at 1:30pm to offer best tips and guidance on how to rein in the chaos and get your home organized no matter how little time you have to tackle the clutter. She’ll take audience members room by room and floor by floor with tons of practical suggestions to help you make sense of all your stuff and bring harmony into your life. Support…

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Stitched Paper Sweet Valentine Card Workshop

February 10 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Spectrum Art Gallery and Artisan Store, 61 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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$15 – $40

Don’t throw those holiday candy wrappers away! Repurpose them into a Sweet Valentine for someone you love. To get you started, we’ll paint a watercolor background on a 4 inch x 6 inch card of mixed media paper. Then embellish the paper with stitches of embroidery thread and add various sizes of cut out heart shapes wrapped with foil wrappers. Use traditional pinks and reds or go bold and try something a little different – orange & turquoise, green & purple? The…

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Connecticut Architecture

February 15 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Centerbrook Architects, 67 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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Free

Centerbrook Architects Lecture Series: Connecticut Architecture The Essex Library is honored to announce the eleventh year of its lecture series in collaboration with and sponsored by Centerbrook Architects. Kicking it off on Friday, February 15th at 7 p.m. in The Cube at Centerbrook Architects, will be author and architectural historian Christopher Wigren. Connecticut boasts some of the oldest and most distinctive architecture in New England, from Colonial churches and Modernist houses to refurbished nineteenth-century factories. Architectural Historian Christopher Wigren’s recent…

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Midiri Brothers Sextet

February 17 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
John Winthrop Middle School, 1 John Winthrop Middle School Drive
Deep River, CT, CT 06417 United States
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$5 – $40

Midiri Brothers Sextet with special guest Jeff Barnhart The phenomenal Midiri Brothers bring their swinging sextet to EWS in a concert featuring the music of reeds giants Benny Goodman, Jimmy Noone, Artie Shaw, Sidney Bechet and more!  Expect to hear Star Dust, Begin the Beguine, Moonglow, Stompin’ at the Savoy, and many surprises in the most talked about jazz program of the year! Tickets are general admission and are $40 for adults and $5 for students. John Winthrop Middle School 1 John Winthrop Middle…

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Midiri Brothers Sextet with special guest Jeff Barnhart

February 17 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
John Winthrop Middle School, 1 Winthrop Road
Deep River, CT 06417 United States
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$5 – $40

Essex Winter Series 2019 Season Midiri Brothers Sextet with special guest Jeff Barnhart The phenomenal Midiri Brothers bring their swinging sextet to EWS in a concert featuring the music of reeds giants Benny Goodman, Jimmy Noone, Artie Shaw, Sidney Bechet and more! Expect to hear Star Dust, Begin the Beguine, Moonglow, Stompin’ at the Savoy, and many surprises in the most talked about jazz program of the year! Tickets are general admission and are $40 for adults and $5 for…

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