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Olivia rests while her 6 piglets frolic in the New England Farmyard.

Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo Welcomes Six Piglets

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Hampton J. Pig and Olivia have done it again – welcoming a litter of six again this year – the sixth year in a row these lovers have produced piglets. Hampton and Olivia are both eight years old Guinea Hogs. The six piglets, as well as their parents, are currently on exhibit at the Zoo […] [Read More]
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Two new exhibitions at Fairfield Museum and History Center

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The Fairfield Museum and History Center located on 370 Beach Road in Fairfield has organized two special exhibitions that are sure to please art lovers. The 7th annual juried photography exhibition, IMAGES  runs through July 19 and showcases the exceptional work of talented regional photographers.  The IMAGES photography competition offers a wonderful venue to highlight the […] [Read More]
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Awakening, 1947
Oil on canvas, 59 ¼  x 40 ¼ in.
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Photograph by Paul Mutino 
Works by Hans Hofmann used with permission of the Renate, Hans and Maria Hofmann Trust

Walls of Color: The Murals of Hans Hofmann at the Bruce Museum

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This spring and summer the Bruce Museum located on One Museum Drive in Greenwich will be awash in the vibrant hues of Abstract Expressionist Hans Hoffman. Walls of Color: The Murals of Hans Hofmann, is the first ever exhibition to focus on the artist’s varied and under-appreciated public mural projects that will be on view at the Bruce Museum […] [Read More]
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Wine Train – Ride the Naugatuck Railroad

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The Naugatuck Railroad and Haigh-Brown Vineyard have teamed up on Sunday, May 24 at 2 p.m. for a scenic ride along the Naugatuck River with a stop at Haight-Brown Vineyard in Litchfield. This unique experience includes a scenic train ride, full wine tasting, food and winery tour.  This train ride is for adults only and the […] [Read More]
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2015 Memorial Day Weekend: HATS, PAINTINGS And POTTERY

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Cornwall Bridge Pottery Store, http://www.cbpots.com  located on 415 Sharon Goshen Turnpike in the heart of Cornwall Bridge, just up the street from the historic covered bridge that spans the Housatonic River has once again announced it’s annual lamp sale on May 23 and May 24 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Cornwall Bridge Pottery began making […] [Read More]
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Family Feeding Time at the Maritime

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Families can help feed breakfast to the animals, while budding biologists dive into the worlds of turtles and sharks, through fun new public program on Sunday May 31 at The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk. In the “Feeding Time” program, families enjoy a buffet breakfast at the Aquarium and then – prior to the Aquarium’s opening for […] [Read More]
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Letterboxing a history hunt

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Seven Fairfield County historical organizations have banded together to continue the tradition with the Second Annual Great Letterboxing History Hunt. The event begins on Friday, May 15 and ends with a festive family get-together at the Wilton Historical Society on Sunday, May 31 from 3-4 p.m. Letterboxing, which originated on the moors of Dartmoor, England […] [Read More]
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Norwalk Seaport Association Commissioning Day May 16

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The Norwalk Seaport Association (NSA), which owns and stewards the Sheffield Island Lighthouse and Park, will officially open its season with a Commissioning Day event, a centuries old seafaring tradition on  Saturday, May 16th.  The festivities will take place from  4 p.m. to 8 p.m. with a  blessing of the NSA’s ferry  “The CJ Toth” at 4:30 pm  by Reverend Artie Kassimis, […] [Read More]
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