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On Golden Pond

Ivoryton Playhouse 103 Main Street, Ivoryton

By Ernest Thompson ON GOLDEN POND is the love story of Ethel and Norman Thayer, who are returning to their summer home on Golden Pond. They are visited by their … Continue reading


Nature Celebrates

Spectrum Art Gallery and Artisan Store 61 Main Street, Centerbrook

Finally, Summer has arrived. We welcome it and so does Nature. Trees leaf out, flowers bloom, grass grows. Celebrate the season’s arrival as the Gallery turns into a Summer delight! … Continue reading


Connecticut Sea Music Festival

Town of Essex Downtown, Essex

An event from The Maritime Music and Tradition Society Musical Performances Historical Demonstrations A Symposium on the Music of the Sea The 2nd Annual CT Sea Music Festival drops anchor … Continue reading


Summer Reading Kickoff Party

Grove Street Park 16 Grove Street, Essex

Essex and Ivoryton Library are teaming up for the Summer Reading Kickoff Party on Saturday June 10 from 1:00 PM- 2:30 PM. Join the Essex and Ivoryton children’s librarians for … Continue reading


Painted Wildflower Vase Workshop

Spectrum Art Gallery and Artisan Store 61 Main Street, Centerbrook

Capture summer flowers, buzzing hummingbirds & fluttering butterflies as you discover the art of painting on glass! First, sketch a plan of your floral scene on paper and do a … Continue reading


Contact Us

    Essex Board of Trade, Inc., P.O. Box 322
    Essex, CT 06426 or email