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Cultural Events

  • Sandy Hook Fire & Rescue To Celebrate 30th Anniversary LobsterFest

    The Newtown Bee
    Cultural Events
    May 27, 2017, Saturday
    30th annual LobsterFest, LobsterFest, Sandy Hook Fire & Rescue, Sandy Hook LobsterFest, Sandy Hook Volunteer Fire & Rescue

    Guests will not be expected to arrive bearing diamonds or pearls — the contemporary and traditional 30th anniversary gifts — but members of Sandy Hook Volunteer Fire & Rescue Company do hope a...Read Full Article

  • Historical Society Clothing, Household Goods Drive Planned

    The Newtown Bee
    Cultural Events
    May 27, 2017, Saturday
    Big Brothers Big Sisters, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwestern Connecticut, clothing and household goods drive, Newtown Historical Society

    Spring is always a great time to clean out the attic and the closets for clothing that may no longer fit, or for items that are no longer wanted. Newtown Historical Society will sponsor a clothing an...Read Full Article

  • SCAN Spring Show & Sale At Booth Library, June 2-11

    The Newtown Bee
    Cultural Events
    May 26, 2017, Friday
    47th Annual Juried Spring Art Show & Sale, SCAN, SCAN Juried Spring Art Show & Sale, Society of Creative Arts of Newtown

    The Society of Creative Arts of Newtown (SCAN) will present its 47th Annual Juried Spring Art Show & Sale at Cyrenius H. Booth Library, 25 Main Street, Friday, June 2, through Sunday, June 11. Me...Read Full Article

  • Joni Mitchell Jazz Tribute, June 16 At Edmond Town Hall

    The Newtown Bee
    Cultural Events
    May 26, 2017, Friday
    Edmond Town Hall, Joni Mitchell, Joni Mitchell Jazz Tribute

    A jazz tribute to singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell is scheduled at Edmond Town Hall for the evening of Friday, June 16. The 8 pm show will be performed in the Alexandria Room of the landmark building a...Read Full Article

  • Summer Sounds To Begin May 31 At Masonicare

    The Newtown Bee
    Cultural Events
    May 22, 2017, Monday
    Masonicare summer concerts, Summer Sounds, Summer Sounds Concert Series

    Masonicare at Newtown will present the 31st season of free Summer Sounds Concerts this year. All concerts will be held on the grounds of Masonicare at Newtown, 139 Toddy Hill Road, from 7 until 8:3...Read Full Article

  • Registration Open For Summer Camp At Two Coyotes Wilderness School

    The Newtown Bee
    Cultural Events
    May 21, 2017, Sunday
    registration, Summer Camp, Two Coyotes Wilderness School

    Two Coyotes Wilderness School registration is now open for one of its summer camps, Fire, Wood, and Stone. At Fire, Wood, and Stone, camp students will learn to make things with their hands. Fire, ...Read Full Article

  • Summer Camp STEM Offerings At Newtown Continuing Education

    The Newtown Bee
    Cultural Events
    May 21, 2017, Sunday
    Newtown Continuing Education, registration, Summer Camp

    Newtown Continuing Education has opened registration for summer camps, which include new STEM-oriented offerings. Contact Newtown Continuing Education at 203-426-1787, between 9 am to 1 pm, Monday ...Read Full Article

  • Historical Society Spring Open House Sunday Afternoon

    The Newtown Bee
    Cultural Events
    May 19, 2017, Friday
    living history, living history demonstration, Mairin Hayes, marbling paper, Matthew Curtiss House, Newtown Historical Society, Newtown Historical Society open house, The Matthew Curtiss House

    The Matthew Curtiss House, home of Newtown Historical Society, is one of the oldest buildings on Main Street. It was constructed about 1750, and purchased by Matthew Curtiss in 1781. Curtiss, who con...Read Full Article

  • Lions Getting Their Ducks In A Row, Firefighters Testing The Ropes

    The Newtown Bee
    Cultural Events
    May 19, 2017, Friday
    Great Pootatuck Duck Race, Newtown Lions Club

    The Great Pootatuck Duck Race and Town Festival, a Sandy Hook tradition sponsored by the Newtown Lions Club, will take place Saturday, May 27, from 10 am until 2:30 pm. Admission is free, and there...Read Full Article

  • Third Annual Catherine’s Butterfly Party Coming In June

    The Newtown Bee
    Cultural Events
    May 19, 2017, Friday
    Catherine Violet Hubbard Foundation, Catherine's Butterfly Party, Pet adoption

    In a tribute to the life and legacy of a first-grader lost in the Sandy Hook tragedy, the Catherine Violet Hubbard Foundation will host its third annual Catherine’s Butterfly Party on Saturday, June...Read Full Article