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JUNE 2022

June 2nd - October 13th, 3:00 - 6:00pm

Wethersfield Farmer' Market

The Wethersfield Farmers’ Market begins its 14th season on the Solomon Welles House lawn at 220 Hartford Ave. Look for old vendors and new as you enjoy live music and other special events. More info!

June 2, 6:00pm

Freedom Tailored by Hand

Tammy Denease brings to life historical women who are “hidden” in History. Performance starts at 6:30pm in the Webb Barn and will be preceded by a wine reception. Free: registration required. More info!

June 4, 10:00am

Tree Walk 

Walk featuring Cedar Hill Cemetery’s rare and notable trees. The Tree Walk is part of Connecticut Forest & Park Association’s Trails Day Weekend. More info!

June 4th & 5th

GMCT CT Trail Days Events 2022

GMCT is back again with their Tail Day events. So, gear up and get your bike, hike, and paddle on. More info!

June 5, 11:00am

Annual Keane Foundation 5K Walk/Run

Support Keane Foundation After School Enrichment Programs with the 21st Annual 5K Walk/Run at Standish Park Old Wethersfield. More info!

June 7, 7:00pm

Canton in Connecticut: Early American Engagement with China

Karina Corrigan, who will speak about the thriving and cosmopolitan Chinese port city of Guangzhou and its impact on life in early 19th century Connecticut. In the Keeney Center Ballroom, 200 Main Street. More info!

June 8, 6:00pm

The Story Beneath our Feet

Join WDS for a free reception and lecture that takes you behind the scenes of our exciting archaeology exhibition, The Story Beneath Our Feet: Pyquag and WeathersfieldMore info!

June 11, 10:00am - 4:00pm

CT Open House Day in Wethersfield

Join Wethersfield Historical Society and Webb-Deane-Stevens for  great deals when visiting their propoties on CT Open House Day! More info!

June 11, 11:00am - 3:00pm

Eleanor Buck Wolf Day

Celebrate 50 years at the Nature Center with live animal presentations, crafts, food, and a visit from “CHOMPERS” the official mascot of the Hartford Yard Goats. More info!

June 12, 8:00 - 12:00pm

Bicycle Show and Swap Meet

General Admission, open at 8am (free) should park in the Hanmer Elementary School Lot (off of Garden Street). See flyer and map for more!

June 15, 10:00am

Stories in Stone

From the sarcophagus to the obelisk, Celtic cross, pyramid and more, Cedar Hill Foundation Director Beverly Lucas will discuss the artistic and architectural design of the cemetery’s memorials. More info!

June 16, 6:30pm

The Oak Tree, The Frame of Civilization

William Bryant Logan, author of “The Oak Tree, The Frame of Civilization”, will discuss how oak trees, have supported humankind through every facet of life for centuries. More info!

June 18, 10:00am 

What a Way to Go!

Mayhem, murder, and hazards of everyday life are the subjects of this tour led by Evelyn Bollert. More info!

June 19, 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Reexamining CT’s Prince Mortimer

John Mills’ lecture brings to light the largely untold story of Prince Mortimer while also evaluating the ripple effects of a past time. Holcombe Education Center/ Free: registration required. More info!

June 20, 9:00am - 4:00pm

Summer Youth Art Program

Summer program at the Academy for the Arts with a fun selection of weekly creative art topics available in morning and afternoon sessions. More info!

June 24 - June 26, 10:00am - 4:30pm

Portrait Painting in Oils 

In this 3 Day Workshop work with a live model and participate in daily discussions, critiques and demonstrations. More info!

June 24, 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Summer Concerts in the Barn

WDS presents Locomotion a populer band that covers hits from a huge array of artists and easily covers a variety of musical styles. More info!

June 25, 11:30pm - 7:00pm

Mikey's Place Annual Charity Golf Classic

Proceeds go towards the maintenance of Mikey’s Place as well as a portion to be donated to Cure SMA for the research of Spinal Muscular Atrophy. More info!

June 28, 6:30pm

Concert: The Jovial Crew

The Historic Society Presents The Jovial Crew on the lawn of the Keeney Center. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and coolers. Admission is free. More info!

June 30, 12:00pm

Photo Contest Deadline

Historic Wethersfield invites photographers to enter its 12th Annual community photo contest. Entry Deadline: June 30, 2022. More info!

NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

2022 Historic Wethersfield's Photo Contest

2022 Town Guide and Calendar

Annual Keane Foundation 5k Walk/Run

Bike or Walk Wethersfield

CT Open House Day in Wethersfield

GMCT's Connecticut Trails Day Events 2022

Heritage Walk

Heritage Way Bike Route Designated a CT Greenway

Latest YouTube Post, " Welcome to Wethersfield"

Mikey's Place Annual Charity Golf Classic

River, Land and Sea: Wethersfield’s Maritime History

The Great Elm

Unlocking Connecticut presents, "Day Tripping in Old Wethersfield"

Wethersfield to expand their Heritage Walk with Connecticut Humanities Grant

Wethersfield Academy for the Arts Summer Youth Program

Wethersfield Farmers' Market

Where to Eat, Help Support Wethersfield Restaurants

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

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