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Heirloom Market with spring flowers blooming

Colonial home in spring

White early spring blossoms flowering on tree in town center. First church can be seen in background.

Solomon Welles House with pink spring blossoms on tree.

First Church and Lucky Lous in spring!

Blue colonial home with daffodils

MARCH 2023

March 4th, 10:00am - 12:00pm

"Under the Sea" Meet and Great

WHS Drama will host an “Under the Sea” meet and greet event for their youngest patrons. Meet the cast, take pictures, and enjoy a sample of musical numbers from their latest show. $10 at the door. More info!

March 5th, 10:00am - 2:30pm

Figure Painting/Drawing Long Pose

Full figure model, non-instructional, monitored. Bring your own supplies, we provide easels. $25 with membership. Model fee included. More info!

March 7, 7:00pm

The Irish in Connecticut

Wethersfield Historical Society hosts Walt Woodard and The Band of Steady Habits as they tell an amazing story of struggle, perseverance, acceptance, and success, accompanied by both rousing and heart-rending music. More info!

March 9th, 12:30pm

Serving Up History: Women & War

Learn about a teenager who helped save Danbury during the Revolutionary War, how Harriet Beecher Stowe sowed the seeds of conflict leading to the Civil War, and how Margaret Bourke-White’s photography brought civilians to face to face with the war front for the first time. Free on Zoom. More info!

March 10th -12th, 9:30am - 4:00pm

The Botanical Watercolor

Students will develop essential skills in botanical art using watercolor as the medium. Learn how to observe, record and capture important details of the botanical specimen's form. More info!

March 10th and 11th, 7:30pm & March 12th, 3:00pm

WHS Drama Presents: Disney's The Little Mermaid

Wethersfield High School Drama proudly presents Disney’s The Little Mermaid. Tickets are online or available at the door. Tickets and more info!

March 14, 7:00pm

The Jolly Beggars

Wethersfield Historical Society welcomes The Jolly Beggars back to town as the next installment of the 19th Century Wethersfield Cultural Series. More info!

March 16th, 12:30pm

Amy Cogswell and the WDS Colonial Revival Garden

Garden Angels Coordinator Ann Foley will share details about Cogswell and her vision, the history of the garden, and how today a team of dedicated volunteers assist in tending to this beloved community treasure. Free on Zoom. More info!

March 16th 6:30pm

Irish Music Concert

Jeanne Freeman, who’s fiddling has been described as “effortlessly virtuosic” and singer/guitarist Dan Ringrose, whose voice has been described as “stunning” bring a lively fresh take on traditional Irish tunes and songs, and performances interwoven with stories, poetry, and humor. More info!

March 23rd, 7:00pm - 8:30pm

WDS Speakeasy

Enjoy live jazz from the Mama Train Jazz Band, dancing, delicious desserts, as well as tastings of Hartford Flavor Company’s all-natural, organic Wild Moon liqueurs and tastings of exquisite fine wines with Jennifer Djang-Riccio, ambassador for the Boisset Wine Society.  More info!

March 30, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Sarah Margu: A Child of The Amistad

In honor of Women’s History Month, we share the story of Sarah Margu, performed by Museum Guide and Educator Tammy Denease. Preceded by a wine and cheese reception. More info!


15th Annual Taste of Wethersfield

2023 Town Guide and Calendar

Best of Historic Wethersfield 2022 YouTube

Bike or Walk Wethersfield

Cedar Hill Foundation Spring Program Schedule

Community Historian Shares Stories of Wethersfield DMV's Past as Prison, Burial Ground

Heritage Walk

Heritage Way Bike Route Designated a CT Greenway

Lt. Governor Bysiewicz, DECD Designate Wethersfield as the State’s Fourth “Cultural District”

Treasures of the Francis House On View

The Great Elm

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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