Local News for Farmington, Connecticut

09/22/2020

September 22, 2020

After the long, bright sunlit days of summer brimming with activity, I find autumn – with its earlier sunsets and longer shadows – to be an ideal time for thoughtful introspection. [Read more] The post September 22, 2020 appeared first on Hill-Stead Museum. Read the article on hillstead.org READ MORE.
09/09/2020

Three Things to Know – September 8, 2020

In the spirit of our tech-driven times, I am delighted to bring you the fourth installment of Hill-Stead Museum’s Three Things to Know. 1) Due to popular demand, Hill-Stead continues its phenomenal From the Porch performing arts programming. Hill-Stead has created its own version of Tanglewood, collaborating with 20 institutions, 80 artists, and bringing together READ MORE.
09/04/2020

Judy Dworin Performance Project Filmed at Hill-Stead

Judy Dworin Performance Project’s latest production, ColorFields shot on location at Hill-Stead Museum The restrictions brought by COVID closed some doors but also opened new avenues of creativity. With funding from the Edward T. and Ann C. Roberts Foundation, Judy Dworin Performance Project, Inc. (JDPP) has utilized the power of Zoom and other technology to READ MORE.
09/02/2020

Autumn on the Hill – A Nature Series for Kids

End the day at Hill-Stead, meet new friends, make art, and enjoy the outdoors! Hill-Stead Museum’s fall program “Autumn on the Hill” invites young artists to explore Hill-Stead’s natural property. Blaze the trails, learn to identify local plants and animals, create natural artworks, and much more! Each week introduces a new theme and is filled READ MORE.
08/26/2020

Theodate & Tyler Benefit Dinners Rescheduled

The event scheduled for Thursday, August 27 will now be held on Friday, August 28. LEARN MORE The event scheduled for Saturday, August 29 will now be held on Sunday, August 30. LEARN MORE [Read more] The post Theodate & Tyler Benefit Dinners Rescheduled appeared first on Hill-Stead Museum. Read the article on hillstead.org READ MORE.
08/08/2020

Three Things to Know – August 5, 2020

In the spirit of our tech-driven times, I am delighted to bring you the third installment of Hill-Stead Museum’s Three Things to Know. 1) Hill-Stead continues to bring the magic with its phenomenal summer programming! From the Porch, our inaugural multicultural performing arts series appears in more than a dozen articles. Here are some of READ MORE.
07/31/2020

Red Cross calls for local volunteers

FARMINGTON – Experts say we are in for a busy hurricane season this summer and the American Red Cross needs volunteers to help in our community, members of the Red Cross said in a statement. “The coronavirus pandemic will make it challenging to deploy trained disaster volunteers from other parts of the country should an READ MORE.