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April 2018

Essex Winter Series presents Quodlibet Ensemble

April 8

Sunday, April 8 @ 3 pm Valley Regional High School, 256 Kelsey Hill Road, Deep River Essex Winter Series presents Quodlibet Ensemble This New York-based string chamber orchestra of young, dynamic artists presents a range of great music, from the Baroque to the modern day. They will perform Vivaldi's The Four Seasons among other selections. Info and tickets:www.essexwinterseries.com, 860-272-4572

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A Spring Foraging Dinner Cooking Class

April 10 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Weekend Kitchen, 16 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Tuesday April 10th, 6:30 to 10:00PM Chef Dawn Bruckner of La Belle Aurore Welcome spring with this wonderful class of foraged spring roots, shoots and leaves!  Chef Dawn Bruckner is no stranger to the foraged foliage at her farm to table restaurant in Niantic.  In this class we will learn about what to forage for in the spring- either in the wild or at your favorite farmers market.

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ATTRACTING BIRDS & BUTTERFLIES TO YOUR YARD

April 11 @ 6:30 pm
Essex Library, 33 West Avenue
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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April 11th 6:30 p.m. Park ranger Shaun Roche and wildlife biologist Kris Vagos, free illustrated talk on attracting birds and butterflies to your yard, 6:30 p.m. April 11, Essex Library, 33 West Ave., focus on what to feed birds, how to provide nest materials, which flowers to plant for butterflies - plus much more. RSVP: 860-767-1560.

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Angelini Wine Dinner

April 16
$99

Join us on Friday, April 6th for our Angelini Wine Dinner. Our guest speaker, Julius Angelini, local importer and Co Founder will be speaking about the selections of wines. Learn about the delicate tastes of varietals of Angelini’s wines which will be paired with five unique delicious courses. For your convenience, Seaside Wines will be onsite all evening to offer specially priced Wines for our guests. Tickets are 99.00 per person, + tax and gratuity  To purchase tickets call Maura…

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POETRY AND THE HUMAN CONDITION, A FIVE-EVENING SERIES, WITH PROF. DAVID CAPPELLA

April 19 - May 18
Essex Library, 33 West Avenue
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Starts Thursday April 19th, 6:30 - 8pm Essex: English Professor David Cappella, free, 5-part series of poetry discussions, 6:30-8 p.m. Thursdays beginning April 19, Essex Library, 33 West Ave., focus on exploring the enormous possibility that poetry, through the art of language, offers its readers to plumb the experience of being human. Poets will include: Robert Frost/ Emily Dickinson; Hayden Carruth/Jane Kenyon; Wallace Stevens/Elizabeth Bishop; Jim Harrison/Maxine Kumin and Czeslaw Milosz/Anna Akhmatova. RSVP: 860-767-1560.

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LOVE QUEST

April 25 - May 13
Ivoryton Playhouse, 103 Main Street
Ivoryton, CT 06442 United States
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Wednesday, April 25 – May 13, 2018 Written by Steven McGraw & Mary Maguire A renowned scientist once theorized that finding “intelligent life” on other planets in the universe would be like shooting a particular blackbird in a room full of blackbirds, with the lights out. Ironically, the same probability applies for finding a “normal man” on an online dating service. LOVE QUEST – a new comedy – explores the journeys of two women in the perilous world of online…

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Individual & Family Portrait Sessions

April 25 @ 8:00 am - May 13 @ 5:00 pm

Tris Anderson Photography, Now - May 13th A 1-to-1 MATCH ON SESSIONS!  For this limited time, I will gift all woman that purchases a session for herself, or her family, with a store credit equal to the value of the session she purchases.  When you make a purchase in honor of Mother’s Day – by May 13th – we will send 10% of your payment directly to the Sari A. Rosenbaum Fund for Women and Girls (at the Community Foundation of Middlesex County) so you can feel…

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A GIFT FOR HER

April 25 @ 8:00 am - May 13 @ 5:00 pm

A Gift for Her - Now - May 13th Gift Vouchers Starting at $50.00 She is the hardest working woman you know, loving, dedicated and now is the time to show her how much she means to you! With a gift voucher from our studio you can show her just that! When you make a purchase in honor of Mother’s Day – by May 13th – we will send 10% of your payment directly to the Sari A. Rosenbaum Fund for Women and Girls (at…

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“April is for Acquisitions” at the Connecticut River Museum

April 26 @ 6:00 pm

Thursday April 26th, 6pm Essex, CT –Geoffrey Paul of the Griswold Inn is our speaker at the Connecticut River Museum’s annual Brenda Milkofsky Curatorial Fund dinner at the Old Lyme Country Club on Thursday, April 26. The evening begins with cocktails at 6 pm with dinner and talk to follow. Prepaid reservations for the dinner and talk may be made through the main desk at the Museum by calling 860-767-8269 ext. 110 or may be purchased on line at ctrivermuseum.org.…

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FOR THE LOVE OF MUSIC; CMS’S 35th ANNIVERSARY GALA

April 27 @ 6:30 pm

Friday, April 27th, 6:30 pm  Community Music School’s largest annual fundraiser is the CMS Gala and this year we’re celebrating our 35th anniversary with For the Love of Music! The event takes place on Friday, April 27th at 6:30 pm in Deep River at The Lace Factory and includes fabulous musical entertainment provided by CMS faculty and students. Enjoy cocktail jazz and an exquisite dinner show, as well as gourmet food, dancing, silent auction, fine wines and more!  Featured faculty and student…

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THE TREES OF ESSEX WITH ESSEX TREE WARDEN AUGIE PAMPEL

April 27 @ 6:30 pm
Essex Library, 33 West Avenue
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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April 27th, 6:30pm A free, illustrated talk on trees in Essex will be presented by Essex Tree Warden Augie Pampel at 6:30 p.m. April 27 at the Essex Library 33 West Ave. Pampel will focus on the planning and planting of trees around Essex and the best practices for selecting and planting healthy, beautiful trees for your own yard. RSVP: 860 767-1560

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Day Out with Thomas

April 28 - May 6
Essex Steam Train, One Railroad Avenue
Essex, CT United States
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April 21st, 28th, 29th, as well as May 5th-6th Toot toot!!! Thomas the Tank Engine, his buddy Percy, and Sir Topham Hatt are pulling into Essex Station for the “Big Adventures Tour!” this spring! Thomas & Friends will be here with departure times every 45 minutes from 9:00 a.m. – 5:15 p.m. Passengers select a departure time when purchasing a ticket (ride is approx. 25 minutes), but can enjoy fun-filled family activities all day long! Click here for more details…

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Independent Bookstore Day: Meet The Authors

April 28 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Goods & Curiosities, 47 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Free

Celebrate the 4th Annual Independent Bookstore Day at Goods & Curiosities’ Meet the Authors event. The Store will host three Connecticut authors for conversation and book signing: - Ann Nyberg from 1 – 3pm, with her book Remembering Katharine Hepburn - Wick Griswold from 3 – 4:30pm, with his most recent release, Connecticut River Ferries - Erik Ofgang from 3 – 4:30pm, with his latest title, Gillette Castle FREE EVENT! Complimentary refreshment will be available all afternoon as well as…

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May 2018

CMS HOSTS CORNHOLE CHARITY CHALLENGE JUNE 8

May 1 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
$65

CENTERBROOK – Community Music School will present their first annual Cornhole Charity Challenge on June 8, 2018 at 6:30 pm on beautiful Essex Island.  The event is presented by Guilford Savings Bank and Angelini Wine and includes live music, wine, beer, and a traditional southern BBQ dinner!  Guests can enter to test their cornhole skills with a little friendly competition on the lawn, or simply relax and enjoy the harbor view while cheering on their friends. Event proceeds will benefit…

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Essex Auxiliary Child & Family Agency’s 18th Annual Spring Fashion Show

May 2

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 Copper Beech Inn  5:00 – Hors d’oeuvres Children’s Fashion Show 6:00 – Main Event   Participating Merchants:  Cortland Park Haystacks J. Alden Newbury Place One North Main Emmy’s on Main  Tickets can be purchased at: One North Main or Newbury Place located at J. Alden $45.00

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CONNECTICUT SPRING IN-WATER BOAT SHOW ANNOUNCES 2018 SHOW DATES AND CHARITY BENEFIT

May 4 @ 8:00 am - May 6 @ 5:00 pm

Friday May 4th - Sunday May 6th The CT Spring Boat Show features some of the newest boats on the market including center consoles, fishing boats, luxury cruisers, sport and sail boats.  The show is open to the public at Brewer Essex Island Marina with a requested $5 dollar donation to SailsUp4Cancer for attendees ages 13 and up.  Visit www.ctspringboatshow.com for specific event details.  Anne Hannan of WindCheck Magazine at contactus@windcheckmagazine.com for dealer and vendor application information. 

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“Journeys” — Essex Art Association’s Spring 2018 Juried Show

May 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Essex Art Association, 10 N Main Street
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Friday May 4th, 6-8 pm The Essex Art Association launches its 2018 exhibit season with a juried show “Journeys.” The theme for this exhibition evokes a visual interpretation of stirring memories, roads traveled and new destinations to strive for. The Gantner Gallery show, "Clairvoyance,” showcases artwork by Janet Rayner. The exhibition juror, BILL COLRUS is a retired illustrator, cartoonist, and graphic designer. The exhibit’s opening reception is Friday, May 4, 2018, from 6-8 pm. The show runs May 5 –…

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CMS OFFERS UNIQUE UKULELE WORKSHOP FOR BEGINNERS

May 7 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Community Music School, 90 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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CENTERBROOK – Community Music School will be offering a unique Ukulele Workshop for Beginners, to be held on May 19, 2018 from 1 to 3 pm.  Open to ages 8 through adult in our Centerbrook location. Learn the fundamentals of the ukulele in a group program dedicated to the absolute beginner!   CMS Faculty Member John Birt will include an overview of the instrument, tuning basics, fundamental chords and strumming, and an introduction to note reading using the Hal Leonard…

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Its May Market Time in Essex

May 12 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Saturday May 12th 9 - 2pm The Long-awaited May Market is almost here.   Set your Calendars, I phone and Smart Phones to Saturday May 12th from 9 am to 2 pm, rain or shine, in the town park, located on Main Street in Essex Village.

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PERFORMANCE ANXIETY WORKSHOP FOR MUSICIANS

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

May 12th, 10am - 12pm CENTERBROOK – Community Music School will be offering its popular Performance Anxiety Workshop specifically for musicians again this year, to be held on May 12, 2018 from 10 am to 12 pm.  Many musicians struggle with stage fright and this workshop will address all the usual symptoms including butterflies, trembling hands, a racing heart, or worse.  The workshop is open to the public and costs just $30 for a two hour interactive workshop. CMS faculty…

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LEONARD BERNSTEIN, AN AMERICAN TREASURE

May 16 @ 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Essex Library, 33 West Avenue
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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May 16th, 1:30 pm  Leonard Bernstein was the most gifted, famous, popular and successful musician produced by America. He was a virtuoso pianist and conductor, a composer of music ranging from Broadway musicals to the classical repertory, an educator, a lecturer, an author and a TV personality. There was very little he couldn’t do extremely well. 2018 is the centenary of Bernstein’s birth and it is a good time to celebrate this American treasure. On Wednesday, May 16 at 1:30…

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Friends Annual Spring Book Sale

May 19 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Friends of the Essex Library was established to promote and enrich the services, programs, and facilities the library provides to the community that are beyond the scope of the library budget. Fundraising is the backbone of the organization and the Friends Annual Spring Book Sale is always a major event. This year’s sale commences Saturday, May 19th with doors open from 9am to 5pm. From 3-5pm books will sell for half price. The “Fill your Bag for $5” sale will…

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Ivoryton Library’s Annual May Sale

May 19 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Ivoryton Library, 106 Main Street
Ivoryton, 06442 United States
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Saturday, May 19th 9 am - 10am Used books in great condition, indoor tag sale, priced to sell, luscious homemade baked goods, perennials from our members' gardens! Proceeds to benefit the Ivoryton Library  

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Ukulele Workshop for Beginners at the Community Music School

May 19 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Community Music School, 90 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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Community Music School, 90 Main Street, Centerbrook Saturday, May 19, 2018 1-3pm $42 for the workshop, $77 for workshop including a ukulele Community Music School will be offering a unique Ukulele Workshop for Beginners, to be held on May 19, 2018 from 1 to 3 pm.  Open to ages 8 through adult in our Centerbrook location. Learn the fundamentals of the ukulele in a group program dedicated to the absolute beginner! Community Music School Faculty Member John Birt will include…

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DAY HIKING IN NEW ENGLAND

May 23 @ 7:00 pm
Essex Library, 33 West Avenue
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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May 23rd, 7pm Author Jeff Romano, free illustrated talk on day hiking in New England, 7 p.m. May 23, Essex Library, 33 West Ave., focus on the region’s best hiking destinations, advice, insights, and answers to questions on how and where to plan your next hiking adventure. The presentation will also include information on New England wildflowers, birds and other wildlife. Copies of his books will be available for purchase.

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Opening Reception: Arts Festival Group Gallery Show

May 25 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Spectrum Gallery, 61 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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Friday, May 25th, 6:30 – 9:00 PM at Spectrum Art Gallery, 61 Main Street, Centerbrook, CT.  Free to the public with refreshments. Show continues through July 8th at the Spectrum Art Gallery. The six week exhibits showcases select pieces of artists from the 3rd Annual Summer Outdoor Arts Festival on the Essex Town Green Saturday and Sunday, July 9 -10. The Festival features local and regional painters, photographers and mixed media artists and artisans. www.spectrumartgallery.org  

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A NIGHT WITH JANIS JOPLIN

May 30 - June 24
Ivoryton Playhouse, 103 Main Street
Ivoryton, CT 06442 United States
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Wednesday, May 30 – June 24, 2018 Written and Created by Randy Johnson From Broadway to Ivoryton, come share an evening with the Queen of Rock and Roll. Featuring such unforgettable songs as “Me and Bobby McGee,” “Piece of My Heart,” “Mercedes Benz,” “Cry Baby” and “Summertime,” A NIGHT WITH JANIS JOPLIN, is a musical journey celebrating Janis and her biggest musical influences—Aretha Franklin, Etta James, Odetta, Nina Simone and Bessie Smith.

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June 2018

Stained Glass Basics with Peter Simoncini

June 1 @ 8:00 am - June 30 @ 5:00 pm

5 Saturdays in June Learn the basics of Stained Glass while creating a simple Leaded piece 5 Saturdays in June from 1:00 to 3:00 $260.00 plus materials. Class is limited to three students.

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Essex Annual Shad Bake

June 2 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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June 2 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm The Rotary Club of Essex and the Connecticut River Museum are happy to again partner to bring you a classic Connecticut Spring tradition: the Shad Bake. Nailed up on wooden planks around a bonfire, the shad takes on a smoky flavor and is accompanied by plenty of sides, as well as pie from Lyman’s Orchards. Programs on the history of the Connecticut Shad fishery will be offered throughout the day. A shuttle service will…

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Artist of the Month Reception

June 3 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

June 3rd from 1:00 to 4:00. Connecticut River Artisans Co-op is proud to salute our member artists with an Artist of the Month reception. It is our pleasure to feature Peter Simoncini, who works in Stained and Leaded Glass. Peter’s art came to him at a stained-glass exhibit. He mentioned to his wife that he would love to do that. It appears that she was listening. She presented Peter with a gift certificate to a class and he took off.…

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Falls River Clambake

June 3 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Osage Trails Preserve, Foxboro Point
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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$65

Sunday June 3 from 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm (Rain or Shine) Osage Trails Preserve, Foxboro Road, Essex Celebrate the history and natural beauty of Falls River Cove area with a riverside soiree and clam bake, hosted by Essex Historical Society and Essex Land Trust, held at Osage Trails Preserve, Foxboro Road, Essex, June 3rd from 4 – 6pm. Learn about the groups’ major collaborative partnership, investigating the Williams Complex & Shipyard, 1689 – 1845, ‘hidden’ below Falls River Cove…

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Falls River Cove Celebration & Clambake

June 3 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Sunday June 3rd, from 4 – 6pm.  Celebrate the history and natural beauty of Falls River Cove area with a riverside soiree and clam bake, hosted by Essex Historical Society and Essex Land Trust, held at Osage Trails Preserve, Foxboro Road. Learn about the groups’ major collaborative partnership, investigating the Williams Complex & Shipyard, 1689 – 1845, ‘hidden’ below Falls River Cove for 150 years. Osage Trails is as close as the public can get to the site of the former…

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1st Thursdays Presents Essex in Bloom!

June 7 @ 5:00 pm

June 7 at 5pm Celebrate summer 2018 alfresco style! Essex Board of Trade introduces 1st Thursdays -- a series of three themed events on Main Street in Essex Village, occurring over the first Thursdays of June, July, and August. Stores and galleries will be open late with festivities and special discounts. The party-like atmosphere includes: the first-ever Cruise Night in the parking lot of Olive Oyl’s Cuisine, Yoga in the Park with Essex Park & Recreation, Music & Drinks on the deck…

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A Tour of Private Essex Village Gardens

June 9 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Location of the Event: Essex Village Date: Saturday, June 9, 2018 Time: 10am – 3pm Price: $30/ticket in advance; $35 day of the event. Cash, check, Visa or MasterCard accepted. Website for more information: www.youressexlibrary.org. Click on Friends. Description: This fundraising event will feature seven private gardens in Essex, including a garden with European flavor, a Japanese bonsai garden, a native plant hillside garden, and views of the Connecticut River. For many, the pleasant strolls may be enhanced by an…

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Essex Summer Arts Festival:

June 9 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday, June 9, 10-5pm and Sunday, June 10, 11-5pm The non-profit Spectrum Art Gallery and Arts Center Killingworth hosts the 3rd Annual Summer Arts Festival fundraiser event on Saturday, June 9, 10-5pm and Sunday, June 10, 11-5pm. The free festival presents award-winning artists and fine artisans from Connecticut and tri-state area. Located on the Essex Connecticut Town Green (12 Main Street in historic downtown Essex) the Festival includes representational and abstract painters working in oil, acrylic and pastel, as well as, photographers,…

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Chain Maille with Barb Richard

June 9 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

June 9 & 16 Class Fee $45.00, Kit $30 for Copper or $45 Silver Filled Kits must be ordered by May 31 Two Sessions, June 9 from 11:00-2:00 June 16 from 11:00-12:00 June 21 Painting on Tiles, Glass & Pottery Paints, 1 wine glass, 1 tile, written instructions and pattern are provided. Student should supply one med/lg old towel to use as a rag, one ¼ angle paint brush, apron and any refreshments.

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Chain Maille with Barb Richard

June 16 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

June 16th Class Fee $45.00, Kit $30 for Copper or $45 Silver Filled Kits must be ordered by May 31 Two Sessions, June 9 from 11:00-2:00 June 16 from 11:00-12:00 June 21 Painting on Tiles, Glass & Pottery Paints, 1 wine glass, 1 tile, written instructions and pattern are provided. Student should supply one med/lg old towel to use as a rag, one ¼ angle paint brush, apron and any refreshments.

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Long Island Sound Band

June 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

6:30 - 8pm Come see The Long Island Sound for a night of great music at the Ivoryton Green! They are a seven piece versatile band with class and lots of energy!

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AUTHORS IN CONVERSATION: CHRISTOPHER BUCKLEY & SAM TANENHAUS – THE JUDGE HUNTER

June 28 @ 7:00 pm

June 28th, 7pm A free author talk by author Christopher Buckley and Sam Tanenhaus, former editor of The New York Times Book Review, on Buckley’s latest novel The Judge Hunter at 7 p.m., June 28 in The Cube at Centerbrook Architects, 67 Main St., Centerbrook.

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July 2018

Ivoryton 4th of July Parade

July 4 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Wednesday, July 4th - 10:00am  The 2018 Ivoryton 4th of July Parade will be held on Wednesday, July 4. The 2018 Grand Marshals are Jim and Nan Crowell in honor of their dedication to our town!  Parade steps off at 10:00am. A short ceremony will be held at 11:00am at the Ivoryton Park Gazebo. Follow the Ivoryton Village Alliance on FaceBook for updates and weather-related notices.  https://www.facebook.com/ivorytonalliance/ The Ivoryton Fourth of July Parade Committee invites all who are interested in…

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Middletown Symphonic

July 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

6:30 - 8pm Join us for a 4th of July bonanza with Middletown Symphonic Band! This amazing orchestra has been together since 1979 and is always a summer concert favorite here in Essex.  

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1st Thursdays | Essex Celebrates the 4th!

July 5 @ 5:00 pm

July 5 at 5pm Celebrate summer 2018 alfresco style! Essex Board of Trade introduces 1st Thursdays -- a series of three themed events on Main Street in Essex Village, occurring over the first Thursdays of June, July, and August. Stores and galleries will be open late with festivities and special discounts. The party-like atmosphere includes: the first-ever Cruise Night in the parking lot of Olive Oyl’s Cuisine, Yoga in the Park with Essex Park & Recreation, Music & Drinks on the deck…

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Free Yoga In the Park

July 5 @ 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm
Essex Town Park, Main Street
Essex, 06426 United States
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July 5  5:15pm – 6:15pm Main Street Park Essex Village Free yoga classes with certified yoga instructor Angela Stevens – as part of the Essex Board of Trade’s First Thursdays Celebrations. June 7th, July 5th & Aug. 2. Main Street Park – Essex Village – 5:15-6:15p - No pre-registration is required. The class is inspired by nature, a love of yoga and a dream to make yoga accessible to all by removing barriers such as price, props, and intimidating settings.…

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Alcohol Ink Workshop

July 8 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Sunday, July 8, 2018 Time: 1pm – 4pm Alcohol Ink is a highly-pigmented, fast drying medium that is used to create vivid, fluid abstract art. Various colored inks are mixed with Isopropyl alcohol to increase the fluidity of the ink and then applied to a non-porous paper. In this workshop explore the basic techniques behind alcohol ink artwork and then create multiple pieces of your own. The possibilities can only be limited by what you are willing to try. No…

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Leaf Jumpers

July 10 @ 6:30 am - 8:00 pm

6:30 - 8pm We are happy to welcome local band, Leaf Jumpers to our 2018 Summer Concert schedule.

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Thursdays on the Dock

July 12 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Thursday, July 5 – 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 night 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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AMERICAN FOLK TALES AND STORIES with Tom Lee and Seth Ginsberg

July 13

July 13th Join storyteller Tom Lee and folk singer Seth Ginsberg for some classic stories and songs from America’s rich folk heritage. From farmyards to riverboats, from campfires to schoolyards, these stories and songs have engaged children of all ages for well over a century. Tom Lee’s stories will take your imagination on a magical journey, and Seth’s music will have your toes tapping. Come prepared to join in the fun and sing along. (WARNING: Silliness may ensue.) Tom Lee…

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Live Music Friday – The Essex

July 13 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Friday  Edward Swanton  Acoustic Guitar & Vocals 8-11 pm      

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Live Music Saturday – The Essex

July 13 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Saturday Jason Baker & John Martorelli tentatively 8-11

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Vintage Treasures – Antique and Classic Boat Show

July 14 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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Saturday, July 14 | 9:00 am — 4:30 pm The Southern New England Chapter of the Antique and Classic Boat Society holds their 34th annual “Vintage Treasures” show at the Connecticut River Museum on Saturday, July 14th! A must see for any fans of classic boats and cars. Free to the public. Boats will be docked at the Museum docks, and displayed on the lawn. Vintage cars are on display on the Lay House lawn. Check under the tent for…

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