Category Archives: Museum

Dick Cavett to Receive The First “Spirit Of Katharine Hepburn Award”

The ‪Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center will hold its annual Summer Gala Saturday August 27th, 2016 on the historic Old Saybrook Town Green. In addition to fantastic eats and fabulous music and dancing, the inaugural Spirit of Katharine Hepburn Award will be presented as a graceful statuette sculpted in the likeness of Katharine Hepburn by Kimberly Read more…

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You’ll Love This Sale at Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum

Vintage Collectors & Antique Aficionados: Tags & Treasures Sale April 2 and 3 at Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum   Wethersfield, Conn. (March 22, 2016) –Collectors of vintage oddities, artifacts and antiques will be rummaging for this year’s hottest collectibles at the Webb-Deane-Stevens (WDS) Museum Tags & Treasures Sale, on Saturday, April 2 from 9 a.m. to 4 Read more…

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The Contemporary Art Of Michael DesRosiers

Artist, Michael DesRosiers creates his paintings on a 23 acre spread in Lyme, Connecticut, an enclave, he built for his family surrounded by nature. He says he knew he was going to be an artist at a very young age when he spilled a bucket of paint down his parents carpeted stairs in Texas. He says Read more…

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Katharine Hepburn’s Theater In Connecticut

The Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center (The Kate) is a “gem of a place in Connecticut with a movie star name.” Katharine Hepburn was iconic because of her fans’ recognition of her immense talent and drive. Similarly, the Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center is successful because of you, its friends, patrons, members, and donors, and Read more…

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Holiday Events On The Connecticut Art Trail

Holiday Events on the 2015 Connecticut Art Trail Want to know where beautiful events will be in Connecticut to take family or friends leading up to the holidays,? Well look no further than the state’s Art Trail, this is southern new England at a lovely time of the year. Okay get out your calendars and Read more…

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Holiday Tours At Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum In Wethersfield

Celebrate Three Centuries of Christmas at the Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum: Dazzling Preview Party, Candlelight and Daytime Tours   Wethersfield, Conn. (October 26, 2015) – To the casual observer it might appear that the Webb-Deane-Stevens (WDS) Museum’s three houses are closed during the first 10 days of December. Behind the tranquil façade, however, an all-hands-on-deck, fast-paced, historical-holiday-decoration Read more…

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Chester’s Antiques Roadshow

Chester’s Own “Antiques Roadshow” on Nov. 7.  Hope you have some valuable treasures in your attic or jewelry box? Need to do some weeding out? Want to know what’s worth hanging onto? Get the answers on Saturday, Nov. 7, when the Chester Historical Society holds its 12th Antiques & Jewelry Appraisal at St. Joseph’s Parish Read more…

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Old Fashioned Flea Market At A Mansion In Norwalk, CT

Mathews Park in Norwalk, Connecticut will be the place to be on Sunday, September 20th! From 10am-5pm, there will be plenty of vendors throughout the park offering a variety of items for sale, including the Museum’s White Elephant Table where the proceeds of the donated items will directly benefit our efforts in preserving and restoring Read more…

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100 Years At New Haven’s Shubert Theater

Curtain Rises on Shubert 100th Anniversary Show at New Haven Museum September 24 New Haven, Conn. (September 11, 2015) –The stage is set for a new exhibition spotlighting one of the Elm City’s most celebrated cultural institutions: “The Nation’s Greatest Hits: 100 Years of New Haven’s Shubert Theatre,” which opens Thursday, September 24, at 5:30  Read more…

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Summer Science Days At Children’s Museum of Southeastern Connecticut

Summer Science Days at Children’s Museum of Southeastern Connecticut (CMSECT) – sponsored by Pfizer Beginning June 29! This summer, join us every Monday–Friday from 11 am-2 pm. We have an educator on the floor to work with children as they discover, experiment, and explore with science. Don’t miss science demonstrations taking place every half hour Read more…

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