Call for High School Artists for 35th Future Choices Visual Arts Competition

Submitted by Emily Whalen. Call for High School Artists for 35th Future Choices Visual Arts Competition Shoreline Arts Alliance is seeking High School Artists in their 24 Town Region, for their annual High School Visual Arts Competition and Exhibition Old Lyme, CT – January 10, 2018 – Shoreline Arts Alliance, a regional Arts Council in Guilford, […]

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Upcoming Ivoryton Theater Auditions

“Women Playwrights’ Initiative” LOCAL AUDITIONS – OPEN CALL in Ivoryton On Saturday, January 12, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. the Ivoryton Playhouse will be holding auditions for local actors to participate in its Third Annual Women Playwrights Initiative. Beginning on Sunday, February 24th, actors will have the rare opportunity to work with a […]

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Haddam Lions Club: Setback Tournament Jan. 15, 2019

Submitted by Lori Maggi. There will be a Setback Tournament held at the Haddam Firehouse Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019 starting at 6:30 p.m. (doors open at 6:00 p.m.) sponsored by the Haddam Lions Club. In the past, there have been anywhere from four couples to as many as 15 couples.  It’s a very casual and fun evening.  […]

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CT Animal House Fundraiser: Psychic Medium

Submitted by Judith Levin.  Connect with loved ones, both 2- and 4-legged at this event sponsored by CT Animal House. Join us at “Messages from the Other Side” with Lisa Lanno, Psychic Spirit Medium and Paranormal Researcher, on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Join us earlier, at 6:30 p.m. to meet […]

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Movie Review: “They Shall Not Grow Old”

By Philip R. Devlin. (Dec. 18, 2018) — Since 2018 is the centennial anniversary of the end of World War I, there have been many retrospective looks at the war; however, few can match the movie that I saw Monday–“They Shall Not Grow Old.” The talented New Zealand filmmaker, Peter Jackson, directed the movie. Jackson […]

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Buttonwood Tree: January ’19 Events

The Buttonwood Tree Performing Arts & Cultural Center 605 Main Street, Middletown, CT 06457 www.buttonwood.org Contact: Anne-Marie 860.347.4957 Story City Troupe – “Holidays” January 4, 8-10pm, (1st Fridays), $10 Story City is a troupe of storytellers based in the Hartford, CT area. This month’s theme is “Holiday” and the cast will be: Mike Isko, Jill […]

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St. Lawrence Christmas Concert Dec. 9, 2018

Submitted by Sue Nesci. Saint Lawrence Church in Killingworth hosts its annual Christmas Concert on Sunday, Dec 9, 2018, 2:00-3:30 p.m.  The event features congregational signing of carols, songs by the adult choir, instrumentals, vocalists, and refreshments.  For more information, contact stlawrencec@yahoo.com or visit stlawrencechurch.com.

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First Day Hike at Haddam Meadows State Park

Submitted by Cheryl Czuba. The CT Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) is once again offering First Day Hikes at its state parks on New Year’s Day. CT DEEP Adopt- A -Park  volunteers will be joining with the Haddam Historical Society, Mattabeseck Audubon and the UCONN Master Gardener Program to offer a hike at […]

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