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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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Celebrate Memorial Day at Lime Rock

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Lime Rock’s traditional Memorial Day Weekend is featuring the Trans Am Series & the Sunday Royals Car Show Friday, Saturday & Sunday, May 22-24, 2015 that promises to be one of the highlights of the season.   Trans Am cars are big, bad and brutal – and really fast at Lime Rock. With Dodge coming on board […] [Read More]
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Vintage Photo Presentation of Images by Ed Brinsko

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In the days prior to the digital photography revolution and advanced image enhancing programs such as Lightroom and Photoshop, photography was an expensive and labor intensive endeavor best left to the professionals. Geralene Valentine and Jay Misencik have created a vintage photography video and slideshow presentation of the work of Jay’s uncle, Ed Brinsko, a […] [Read More]
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Cast skull of the Malagasy dinosaur Majungasaurus. 
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Photograph by Paul Mutino.

Madagascar: Ghosts of the Past at the Bruce Museum

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The Bruce Museum located on One Museum Drive in Greenwich Connecticut has a show through November 8  titled  Madagascar: Ghosts of the Past, that only hints at the intrigue waiting for visitors to the Bruce Museum’s science gallery.  Isolated for the last 88 million years, Madagascar is populated by hundreds of remarkable species that are found […] [Read More]
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