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JUNE 2019

June 1, 9:30am - 4:30pm

Color Mixing & Matching Workshop

Students become familiar with oil paint and will learn how to match any color they like in this thorough color mixing class. More info!

June 1, 11:00am

19th Century Base Ball

Come see Wethersfield Red Onion play Connecticut Bulldogs at Cove Park, Wethersfield CT, for 1864 Doubleheader. More info email: CTBBA@gmail.com

June 1, 5:00pm - 9:50pm

Wethersfield Fireworks 2019

Kick-off the summer early at Cove Park. Bring your own picnic or buy from a vendor. There will be music/DJ, face painter, henna, rail road, climbing wall, and more! Fireworks at 9:10pm. More info!

June 1 & 2, (event times vary)

CT Trails Day in Wethersfield 

See Wethersfield from ways you never have before! Pick one or several events and come walk, hike, bike and paddle through nature. More info and event schedule!

June 2 11:00am (registration 9:30am)

18th Annual Keane Foundation 5k

This certified 5K , Flat-track course will take walkers/runners through beautiful Old Wethersfield starting at Standish Park. More info!

June 6, 1:00pm & June 8, 10:00am

Burying Ground Tours

Learn about gravestone carvers and customs as well as stories of some of the people buried there. Meet at the red barn in the First Church parking lot.  All tours are $5; free to members. Reservations recommended. In the event of rain, tours are cancelled. More info!

June 7, 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Open Studio 

At Wethersfield Academy for the Arts. Full figure model, Non-instructional, monitored. Bring your own supplies, we provide easels. $15 per session. More info!

June 8, 10:00am (property times vary)

CT Open House 2019

Wethersfield will have several properties in the historic district participating in this years CT Open House. More details and property schedule.

June 8, 11:00am

19th Century Base Ball

Come see Thames BBC play Wethersfield Red Onion at Cove Park, Wethersfield CT, for a 1864 Doubleheader. For more information email: CTBBA@gmail.com

June 8, 11:00am - 2:00pm

Eleanor Buck Wolf Day

A free day of fun and education with a reptile pre-sentation, animals inside the Nature Center, arts and crafts, and a scavenger hunt. More info!

June 8 ,1:30pm - 4:30pm 

Open Sketch

At Wethersfield Academy for the Arts. Portrait model, no instruction, monitored. Bring your own supplies, we provide easels. More info!

June 9, 8:00am - 12:30pm

6th Annual Bicycle Festival

There is something for every cycling enthusiast, and a great place to swap, sell, or buy extra parts and bicycle related items and much more. See flier!

June 13, 3:00pm (signup)

Pie Eating Contest at WFM

An Adult and children’s contests. Sign up will be first come/first serve on the day of the event. No fee. Contest will be from 4-5pm. For more!

June 13, 6:30pm

Angels Among Us

Learn about the angels and allegorical figures that grace the landscape of Cedar Hill Cemetery. More info and Events Calendar!

June 15, 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Concert at Academy for the Arts

At Wethersfield Academy for the Arts. Leslie Manselle will be performing jazz, soul and gospel favorites accompanied by pianist Bill Mocarsky. More info

June 17 - 21 , 9:30am - 4:30pm

Portrait Painting in Olis 

In this 5 day workshop, participants will develop a fully rendered portrait painting done in the indirect painting method. More info!

June 22, 10:00am

Lest we Forget: Infectious Diseases

Explore the fearsome infectious diseases that afflicted Cedar Hill families in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. More info and Events Calendar!

June 22, 11:30am 

18th Annual Mikey's Place Golf Tournament

At Goodwin Park Golf Course. Shotgun Start 1:00pm, Scramble Format, Registration Begins at 11:30am, and Lunch 11:30am – 1:00pm. More info!

June 24th - August 16th

Summer Youth Art Program

This summer program is dedicated to introducing children to a broad range of art mediums. The 25 classes offered are taught by experienced artist and teachers and may be taken in full or half day sessions. More info!

June 27, 3:00pm - 5:30pm

Pet an Alpaca Day

At Wethersfield Farmers Market, come meet Round Hill Farm’s (Coventry, CT) alpacas and learn about these amazing animals. More info!

June 29, 10:00am

Butterfly Hunt at Cedar Hill Cemetery

With nearly 20 species known to visit Cedar Hill, volunteers will help find and net butterflies for viewing. More info and Events Calendar!

NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

19th Centuray Base Ball: Wethersfield Red Onion Schedule

2018 Community Photo Contest Winners

Cedar Hill Cemetery Foundation Tours & Events

'Connecticut's Jamestown'? An Incident in Wethersfield Nearly 400 Years Ago May Rewrite Early American History

CT Open House Day

CT Trails Day in Wethersfield

Fireworks at Cove Park

Historic Wethersfield's most Popular Videos of 2018

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WDS Open for the Season

Wethersfield 2019 Town Guide and Calendar

Wethersfield Academy for the Arts Summer Youth Program

Wethersfield Beautification Trust is Welcoming Volunteers

Wethersfield Farmers' Market

Wethersfield Heritage Walk

Wethersfield Tourism Commission, 505 Silas Deane Highway, Wethersfield, CT 06109

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