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  • Woman’s Club To Host Local Author Verna For Next Afternoon Tea Event

    The Newtown Bee
    Features Section
    January 20, 2018, Saturday
    author tea, Harmony Verna

    On Saturday, February 10, from 2 to 4 pm, Newtown Woman’s Club will hold a meet-the-author tea/book signing at Newtown Country Club. Newtown resident and author Harmony Verna (pictured) will be t...Read Full Article

  • Multimedia Artist, Group President To Present Next SCAN Program

    The Newtown Bee
    Features Section
    January 20, 2018, Saturday
    Adele Moros, SCAN, Society of Creative Arts of Newtown, watercolor on Yupo paper

    Adele Moros will be demonstrating in watercolor on Yupo paper at the next meeting of the Society of Creative Arts of Newtown (SCAN). Her subject will be a landscape. The program will take place in th...Read Full Article

  • Garden Planning For Frosty Months, Tuesday With Garden Club

    The Newtown Bee
    Features Section
    January 20, 2018, Saturday
    Garden Club of Newtown, gardening in winter, Holly Kocet, Marilyn Klepfer, Maureen McLaughlin

    The January 23 meeting of The Garden Club of Newtown will feature an interesting way for folks to start planning their spring and summer gardening seasons during these frosty winter months. Club memb...Read Full Article

  • Connecticut Choral Society Spring Auditions Scheduled

    The Newtown Bee
    Features Section
    January 20, 2018, Saturday
    auditions, CCS, CCS auditions, Connecticut Choral Society, Connecticut Choral Society auditions

    Connecticut Choral Society (CCS) will host its spring auditions on Monday, January 29, from 5 to 7 pm. The auditions will be conducted at Trinity Episcopal Church, 36 Main Street, which is now serving...Read Full Article

  • NHS’s Elle Sauli Named Miss Connecticut Teen USA 2018

    Eliza Hallabeck
    Features Section
    January 20, 2018, Saturday
    Elle Sauli, Lunch Love, Miss Connecticut Teen USA 2018, Newtown High School, NHS

    Newtown High School senior Elle Sauli is hoping her latest achievement, earning the title of Miss Connecticut Teen USA 2018, will help her spread the “Lunch Love” program she started this year in ...Read Full Article

  • The Way We Were, for the week ending January 19, 2018

    The Newtown Bee
    Features Section
    January 19, 2018, Friday
    #WearOrange National Gun Violence Awareness Day, 10th annual Newtown Earth Day Festival, Al Nichols, bald eagles, Beverly Regan, Circuit Guard, Community Action Newtown, Connecticut Light & Power Company, CT Siting Council, Donna Spaner, Dr W.H. Kiernan, F.A. Harris, Friends of Counted Embroidery, Friends of Counted Embroidery-Laurel chapter, Girl Scout Troop 46, Harvey Hubbell, Harvey Hubbell Inc, Herbert Beers, Housatonic River, John Hansen, John Spaner, ladies auxiliary of Sandy Hook Fire Company, Morris & Shepard, Newtown General Store, Newtown Girl Scout Troop 46, Newtown Girl Scouts, Newtown Junior Woman's Club, Northeast Utilities eagle observation post, paraprofessional, Postmaster Al Nichols, quilts at the meeting house, Sandy Hook Fire Company, Sandy Hook Fire Company ladies auxiliary, Shiah Slaiby, The Way We Were

    January 22, 1993 THE HOUSATONIC EAGLES, STILL FLYING HIGH: Bald eagles from the north have returned to the area, feeding on fish buoyed toward the surface of the Housatonic River by upswelling curren...Read Full Article

  • What’s At Edmond Town Hall (full listing including movie listings and special events)

    The Newtown Bee
    Features Section
    January 19, 2018, Friday
    Avielle Foundation, Avielle Foundation Brainstorm Experience, Brainstorm Experience, Catherine Violet Hubbard Animal Sanctuary, Citizen Kane, Daddy's Home 2, Easybridge! 1 Lessons, Edmond Town Hall, Ellie Kempmer, fisio Physical Therapy, John Lithgow, Keith Anthony, Kristen Wiig, Life is Good Kids Foundation, Linda Cardellini, Marion Grodin, Mark Wahlberg, Maya Rudolph, Mel Gibson, Melissa McCarthy, Moms Night Out, NEF Second Annual Evening of Comedy, Newtown Bridge Club, Newtown Education Foundation, Newtown Hikers, Orson Welles, Pets and Vets 101, Rocking Rooster Square Dance Club, Rose Byrne, Second Annual Evening of Comedy, Second Annual Moms Night Out, Someday Cinema Series, Stephanie Peters, Steve Gross, Sunday at the Sanctuary, The Avielle Foundation, The Brainstorm Experience, Tony Liberati, Treehouse Comedy, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Will Ferrell

    MOVIE LISTINGS: FRIDAY, JANUARY 19-THURSDAY, JANUARY 25 DADDY’S HOME 2 Rated PG * running time 1:40 Tickets $3 ($2 for senior citizens at Tuesday matinee) Screenings Friday, 7 & 9:05 pm;...Read Full Article

  • January 19-25, 2018: “Daddy’s Home 2,”Second Annual NEF Evening of Comedy, Sunday at The Sanctuary and Job Skills Forum

    Shannon Hicks
    Features Section
    January 19, 2018, Friday
    100th birthday, Catherine Violet Hubbard Animal Sanctuary, CVHAS, Edmond Town Hall, job skills forum, John Lithgow, Linda Cardellini, Mark Wahlberg, Mel Gibson, Sunday at the Sanctuary, Will Ferrell

     FRIDAY, JANUARY 19-THURSDAY, JANUARY 25 DADDY’S HOME 2 Rated PG * running time 1:40 Tickets $3 ($2 for senior citizens at Tuesday matinee) Screenings Friday, 7 & 9:05 pm; Sunday throug...Read Full Article

  • Late Addition To NFA Calendar: Family Fun Hike, Saturday

    The Newtown Bee
    Features Section
    January 19, 2018, Friday
    Aaron Coopersmith, Great Hill Preserve, Newtown Forest Association, NFA Family Fun Hike

    A break in the cold weather has presented Newtown Forest Association (NFA) with the opportunity to host a guided hike at its Holcombe Hill Preserve this weekend. The public is invited to join NFA ...Read Full Article

  • Hometown Foundation Benefit Planned To Honor Memory Of Fallen SEAL, Brookfield Native

    The Newtown Bee
    Features Section
    January 19, 2018, Friday
    Farmhouse Restaurant, Jason Lewis, Navy SEAL Jason Lewis, The Hometown Foundation

    The Hometown Foundation, Inc, in conjunction with Farmhouse Restaurant, will host a benefit to honor the memory of fallen Navy SEAL Jason Lewis. The event will take place on Monday, March 19, at Farmh...Read Full Article