Drawing a Summer Still Life

Centerbrook 61 Main Street, Centerbrook, CT, United States

In this workshop participants focus on summer related objects on a surface i.e. a sunflower, shells, sand dollar, etc. Everyone is introduced to tabletop perspective, shadow, weight, volume & composition. … Continue reading

$65

Mystic Pizza

Ivoryton Playhouse 103 Main Street, Ivoryton, CT, United States

Based on the beloved 1988 MGM rom-com, Mystic Pizza is a new musical about three working-class girls who navigate the complexities of life, love and family in a small-town pizza … Continue reading

Play, Pastimes & Recreation Opening

Spectrum Art Gallery 61 Main Street, Centerbrook, CT, United States

Play, Pastimes & Recreation - Spectrum Art Gallery Exhibit Opens July 26 Spectrum Art Gallery and Artisans Store of Centerbrook presents Play, Pastimes & Recreation. It’s the height of the … Continue reading

FREE

Sidewalk Sale 2024

The RiverLane 7 Main Street, Essex, United States

Enjoy big discounts and Frozé from Whimsically Tipsy during our annual Summer Sidewalk Sale! Items will be priced as marked including racks with deals as low as $50! A limited … Continue reading

FREE

Eco-Crafters: Bee Hotel

33 West Avenue 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT, United States

Program for kids ages 5 and up. In Eco-Crafters we will create crafts by upcycling things we may normally throw away or create crafts that help the environment. Bees are … Continue reading

FREE

Sidewalk Sale 2024

The RiverLane 7 Main Street, Essex, United States

Enjoy big discounts and Frozé from Whimsically Tipsy during our annual Summer Sidewalk Sale! Items will be priced as marked including racks with deals as low as $50! A limited … Continue reading

FREE

Nutmeg Book Club (Grades 4-6)

33 West Avenue 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT, United States

Join us for our all-new monthly book club, celebrating Connecticut’s own kid’s book award, for kids in grades 4-6! Books are available for pickup starting July 2 with a special … Continue reading

FREE

Play, Pastimes & Recreation

Spectrum Art Gallery 61 Main Street, Centerbrook, CT, United States

July 26 - September 14 Spectrum Art Gallery and Artisans Store of Centerbrook presents Play, Pastimes & Recreation. It’s the height of the Summer and a time of fun, travel, … Continue reading

FREE

Earth Agents: Pizza Box Solar Oven

33 West Avenue 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT, United States

Program for kids ages 5-12. This summer, become “Earth Agents” in support of the 2024 Summer Reading theme, “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Kids will explore physical and biological sciences while developing … Continue reading

FREE

Movie Matinee at Essex Library

33 West Avenue 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT, United States

For more information, including the movie title, call the Library at 860-767-1560 or visit the events calendar section of the Library’s website, www.youressexlibrary.org.

FREE

Jimmy Buffett’s Escape to Margaritaville

Ivoryton Playhouse 103 Main Street, Ivoryton, CT, United States

This musical comedy features the most-loved Jimmy Buffett classics, “Cheeseburger in Paradise,” “Margaritaville,” “It’s Five O’Clock Somewhere,” “Fins,” “Volcano,” and many more. With a book by Emmy Award winner Greg … Continue reading

Earth Agents: Bee Bots!

33 West Avenue 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT, United States

Program for kids ages 5-12. This summer, become “Earth Agents” in support of the 2024 Summer Reading theme, “Read, Renew, Repeat.” Kids will explore physical and biological sciences while developing … Continue reading

FREE
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Teen Advisory Board Informational Meeting

Essex Library 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT, United States

Teen Advisory Board Informational Meeting, held in-person at the Essex Library on September 14 at 4:00 PM. Teens who are interested in having input on Young Adult aspects of the library can join Teen Advisory Board. Open to teens in Grades 7-12. Held at Essex Library. No registration required.

Book Talk with Sarah Cody at Essex Library

33 West Avenue 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT, United States

Join us at Essex Library when we host Emmy-award winning news anchor Sarah Cody to discuss her new book: Around Every Corner of Connecticut: 100 Towns to Explore Every Season. … Continue reading

FREE

End of Summer Reading Field Day

Main Street Park 14 Main Street, Essex, CT, United States

Program for families with kids of all ages. Join Miss Nicole from Essex Library and Miss Elizabeth from Ivoryton Library for a Field Day at Main Street Park to end … Continue reading

FREE

Movie Matinee at Essex Library

33 West Avenue 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT, United States

Enjoy an Olympic-themed movie in the air-conditioned program room of the Library! For more information, including the movie title, call the Library at 860-767-1560 or visit the events calendar section … Continue reading

FREE

Movie Matinee at Essex Library

33 West Avenue 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT, United States

Enjoy an Olympic-themed movie in the air-conditioned program room of the Library! For more information, including the movie title, call the Library at 860-767-1560 or visit the events calendar section … Continue reading

FREE

Recurring

Teen Advisory Board Informational Meeting

Essex Library 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT, United States

Teen Advisory Board Informational Meeting, held in-person at the Essex Library on September 14 at 4:00 PM. Teens who are interested in having input on Young Adult aspects of the library can join Teen Advisory Board. Open to teens in Grades 7-12. Held at Essex Library. No registration required.

Alabama Story

Ivoryton Playhouse 103 Main Street, Ivoryton, CT, United States

As the Civil Rights movement is brewing, a controversial children’s book about a black rabbit marrying a white rabbit stirs the passions of a segregationist State Senator and a no-nonsense … Continue reading

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