Light Up Your Neighborhood with Luminaria
The tradition of displaying special votive candles in a sand-lined bag along your property on Christmas Eve, has been celebrated year after year! Become a Captain, and order for your neighborhood! Light your Luminaria at dusk on Christmas Eve, and they will shine until Christmas morning. More info!
River, Land and Sea: Wethersfield’s Maritime History
Wethersfield Historical Society’s current exhibit is on view now in the Watson Gallery of the Wethersfield Museum in the Keeney Memorial Cultural Center, 200 Main Street, Wethersfield. Museum hours are 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Tuesday through Saturday and 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm on Sunday. Admission is free, but donations are gratefully accepted. More info!
The WDS History of Christmas Tour
Take a journey with the Webb-Deane-Stevens Musuem to the past as they celebrate Christmas traditions at two of their historic houses. Tours will take place Tuesday-Saturday at 11, 1 and 3 and on Sunday at 1 and 3 beginning December 1st. More info!
December 2nd, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Holidays on Main
Holidays on Main will be MC’ed by Renee DiNino and Scot Haney! See Santa and elves along with tree lighting, caroling, horse and carriage rides, and much more! There will be craft and food vendors, fire juggler, auction in the Webb Barn, beer tent, wine tasting, and music. Look out for the local shops and restaurants to have special offers of their own. More info!
Dec. 4th, 5th, 11th,12th, 18th, and 19th, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Hurlbut-Dunham Open for the Holidays
Wethersfield Historical Society's Hurlbut-Dunham House will be festively decorated for the holidays inside and out. The house will be open to the public the first three weekends in December and at 5:00pm for Holidays on Main, December 2nd. More info!
Dec. 8th, 15th, 22nd, and 29th, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Holiday Story Hour at the WDS Museum
Join the Webb-Deane-Stevens Musuem for special holiday stories and crafts. Admission includes two-house tour, museum store, story hour and craft. Admission payable at the door. More info!
December 18th, 10:00am - 6:00pm
WDS Winter Open House
Activities will include a visit with Santa and Mrs. Clause, interactive Kwanzaa presentation, face-painting and children’s crafts, live music, costumed carol singing, candlelight house tours, and much more!
December 27 -30, 9:30am - 4:30pm
Figure Drawing Work
Students will strengthen their drawing skills and anatomical knowledge through drawing the figure from life. Instructor will guide participants through the drawing process starting with short poses leading to one long pose. Suitable for all skill levels. More info!