Clamdigging Around Rowayton

Everything that is… just right for Rowayton.

Responsibility, alas, lies within… Rowayton

A Message from the Commissioners:  Sixth Taxing District Garbage and Yard Waste Pickup Notice The Sixth Taxing District provides Rowayton residents with garbage and yard waste pick up services. They will be providing twice a week garbage pick-up through September 30th. Subsequently, pick up will go back to once a week until next Spring. The City […] [Read More]

“Landscapes of Rowayton”… a Russian Viewpoint

“Landscapes of Rowayton” at Brendan’s 101 Gallery by Boris Tyomkin There will be an artist’s reception for Boris Tyomkin on Saturday September 24th at 7-9pm at Brendan’s 101 Gallery. Born in Moscow, Boris Tyomkin was influenced by his grandfather, an artist in the Soviet Union.  For the last two years, Boris Tyomkin has been studying […] [Read More]

Rowayton Arts Center Awards… more than… “Just Paint”

“Brush Isle,” an oil painting by Lisa Thoren of Darien was awarded Best In Show for “Just Paint,” the current exhibit at the Rowayton Arts Center. Other local winning artists by category are: Oil – 1st Dana Laird (Rowayton), 2nd Jess Huse (Norwalk), honorable mention Hu Lindsay (Norwalk); Acrylic – 1st Sean Murtha (Norwalk), 3rd Betty […] [Read More]

MovieTime @ the Rowayton Library… for Kids

The Rowayton Library continues its MovieTime program with Spooky Buddies on Friday, September 23 at 3:30pm — Disney’s irresistible talking puppies are back in an all-new movie that takes them far across town to a mysterious mansion where something very spooky is going on. Overflowing with action, humor, and a bag full of bonus features, […] [Read More]

Ready Rowayton… Be Part of a Plan…Be Prepared… Come Hear How

Thursday, September 29 at 7pm at the Rowayton Library To help Rowayton Residents plan and prepare for future emergencies, the Norwalk Office of Emergency Management, the Rowayton Volunteer Fire Department, and the Rowayton Library have partnered to sponsor a presentation on how to create a disaster plan and build a disaster kit for the upcoming […] [Read More]

Photos for the Rowayton Archives

Did you take pictures of Hurricane Irene and its aftermath?   The Rowayton Historical Society would love to preserve the images of this historic storm for future generations.   Please send jpgs to You can also drop hard copies off at the Pinkney House on Tuesdays mornings and Friday afternoons when the museum is […] [Read More]

September is Library Card Sign-Up Month … at the Rowayton Library

As Rowayton’s students head back to school this September, the Rowayton Library wants to make sure that all children have the most important school supply of all – a library card. Owning a library card provides students the resources they need to compete academically. Most public libraries (89.6 percent) provide students free access to databases […] [Read More]

Save the Date: Civil War Quilts… part of Rowayton’s Quilt Trail

The Rowayton Historical Society invites you to a lecture and reception with Sturbridge Curator Lynne Bassett on Saturday, October 1 at the Rowayton Community Center at 7:30pm.  Admission is $5. Lynne Bassett is an independent scholar specializing in New England’s historic costume and textiles. From 1995-2000 she was the curator of textiles and fine arts […] [Read More]