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MARCH 2022

March 3, 6:30pm

The Marine Paintings of Russ Kramer

Wethersfield Academy for the Arts and Wethersfield Historical Society continue their “Nexus of History and Art” series, opening 2022 with a presentation by painter Russ Kramer speaking on his dynamic oil paintings depicting historic America’s Cup races and other yachting scenes. More info!

March 3, 10, 17, and 24, 12:30pm

Serving Up History

The Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum will be serving up history with a series of free, engaging virtual lunchtime talks. Subjects will include Women's Suffrage and the Birth Control Movement, The Remarkable Women of the Webb-Deane-Stevens Houses in the 20th Century, Introducing the Buttolph-Williams House, and Exploring the History and Architecture of Old HartfordMore info!

March 17, 7:00pm

St. Patrick's Day Concert

Jeanne Freeman, with the fiddle and singer/guitarist Dan Ringrose will bring a lively fresh take on traditional Irish tunes and songs, and performances interwoven with stories, poetry, and humor. At the Wethersfield Academy for the Arts. More info!

March 22, 7:00pm

Concert: The Jolly Beggars

Wethersfield Historical Society welcomes the Jolly Beggars back with their take on traditional Celtic music. At Keeney Memorial Cultural Center, 200 Main Street, Wethersfield, CT. Admission is $10 for the general public and free to society members. More info!

March 22 - 24 & 25, 5pm - 26, 5pm

Second Annual Online Auction

Auction previews available March 22nd – 25th. Bidding occurs during the 24 hour period from March 25th 5pm – 26th 5pm. We have fine artwork, various gift certificates, unique items and much more! Contact if you would like to donate an item or participate as a bidder. More info!

March 26, 10:00am

GMCT Early Spring Walk

Meet Jim Woodworth on Hartford Avenue under the Route 15 overpass near the Hartford line. We’ll drive/carpool/walk through the dike and gate at the South Pump Station, out behind the Hartford dike, under Rte. 15, under I91, park near the MDC treatment plant, walk up and over the dike and down into the Folly Brook Nature Area. More info!

March 26, 6:30pm - 10:00pm

Spice Voyage: A Cultural & Culinary Tour of the Caribbean

Join WDS for Spice Voyage - an exclusive pop-up meal experience blending Caribbean flavors and historical artifacts from the Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum. You'll enjoy live music and a delicious four-course meal specially prepared by Distinctive Ideas. More info!

March 29, 7:00pm

Lecture: Indigenous Whalers

Wethersfield Historical Society welcomes Jonathan James-Perry to speak about native peoples’ in-volvement in the whaling industry. At Keeney Memorial Center 200 Main Street. More info!

March 31, April 1 & 2, 9:30am - 4:30pm

The Portrait in Graphite

Students will explore drawing a long pose portrait in a comparative measure method with graphite. At Wethersfield Academy for the Arts. More info!

March 31, April 7 & 14, 7pm - 8pm

Virtual Talks w/ Historian William Hosley

Join the Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum with a series of virtual talks from historian William Hosley. Ticket information will be available in early March. Click here to check for updates!

NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

2nd Annual Online Auction

2021 Photo Contest Winners Announced!

Bike or Walk Wethersfield

2022 Town Guide and Calendar

GMCT Early Spring Walk

Heritage Walk

Heritage Way Bike Route Designated a CT Greenway

Latest YouTube Post, "Winter in Wethersfield II"

Main Street Creamery Open for 21st Season

River, Land and Sea: Wethersfield’s Maritime History

The Great Elm

Wethersfield to expand their Heritage Walk with Connecticut Humanities Grant

Wethersfield Academy for the Arts

Wethersfield Farmers' Market

Where to Eat, Help Support Wethersfield Restaurants

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

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