Local News for Sterling, Connecticut

01/17/2020

Connecticut Hall of Change – Windham Arts

The Connecticut Hall of Change is designed to recognize formerly incarcerated men and women who have made substantial contributions to Connecticut communities since their release. The Connecticut Hall of Change is an opportunity to highlight individuals who have returned home and are leading lives of change in their communities. You can nominate some one by READ MORE.
01/14/2020

Sterling Town Hall

If you have little ones, please join us for a cute activity at the Library! Led by local artist Sherrie Parenteau, and its Free! Please join us! Please Rsvp to library, so they can have necessary materials. Read the article on facebook.com READ MORE.
01/13/2020

Among the Tides Exhibit – Windham Arts

“Among the Tides,” a new exhibit featuring the work of photographer Elizabeth Ellenwood, will be on display at the Alexey von Schlippe Gallery at the University of Connecticut’s Avery Point Campus from Jan. 23 through March 15, with an opening reception Jan 24. The reception will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. at the READ MORE.
01/10/2020

CT Arts Alliance’s Annual Meeting – Windham Arts

To celebrate and launch into 2020, CT Arts Alliance is inviting everyone to their upcoming Annual Meeting January 30 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm at The Palace Theatre. Hope you can join us there! https://www.windhamarts.org/event/ct-arts-alliances-annual-meeting/ None of these regional initiatives would have been possible without the Arts Council’s partnership with the CT Arts Alliance, READ MORE.
01/09/2020

Fashion & FestiviTea Fundraiser – Windham Arts

You are cordially invited to attend Art Center East’s Fashion and FestiviTea Fundraiser! Enjoy an afternoon tea with elegant sweets and savories, featuring a show of designs from local and regional fashion designers. https://www.windhamarts.org/event/fashion-festivitea-fundraiser/ You are cordially invited to attend Art Center East’s Fashion and FestiviTea Fundraiser! Enjoy an afternoon tea with elegant sweets and READ MORE.
01/07/2020

Sterling Town Hall

Did you know that there is a Sterling Garden Club? They were formed last year and take on projects around town. Last year they planted the median on Pine Hill, continuously weeded the Town Hall, and had a plant swap. This monday the 13th, they have someone coming to their monthly meeting to discuss attracting READ MORE.
01/07/2020

Pilot Episode of “What’s up Sterling?! by What’s up Sterling?! • A podcast on Anchor

Did you hear that Keith & Joslyn Richards have started a podcast about Sterling? Check out What’s up Sterling here! https://anchor.fm/joslyn-richards/episodes/Pilot-Episode-of-Whats-up-Sterling-ea0l8s?fbclid=IwAR2wW8sT71XsqEwX6lFQHEuV2q1kpfuBvpt4LwzMEF0Y3lG4DYkbrQV4ChU Came up with a great idea to highlight local people and businesses that we or you may not know about! We really want your input on who, what and how we can make this READ MORE.
01/07/2020

Nominate Your Hero in the Arts! – Windham Arts

The Connecticut Arts Hero Awards honor and celebrate Connecticut residents who are doing extraordinary things in the arts, for the arts, and through the arts in Connecticut. If you know a special someone who has contributed significantly to the arts in Connecticut, please take a moment to nominate this individual by February 3! https://www.windhamarts.org/2019/12/nominate-your-hero-in-the-arts/ The READ MORE.
01/06/2020

Scheduled Activities for Sterling Recreation week of January 6th thru 10th. Monday, Wrestling practice Tuesday, Jan 7th Tots 9:30 to 11:00 am

Scheduled Activities for Sterling Recreation week of January 6th thru 10th. Monday, Wrestling practice Tuesday, Jan 7th Tots 9:30 to 11:00 am Yoga, 6:30 to 7:50 pm Youth Basketball 5:30 to 7:15 Wednesday, Wrestling practice Thursday, Teen Basketball 6:00 to 8:00 pm ( Id required from area High Schools.) If there is a weather related READ MORE.
01/05/2020

Repair Café – Windham Arts

What do you do with a dress that has a tear? With a toaster that no longer works? Toss it? No way! The region’s next Repair Café is Saturday, January 11th, 2020 from 10:00 am-2:00 pm at the First Congregational Church’s Arnold Auditorium, 199 Valley Street in Willimantic. https://www.windhamarts.org/event/repair-cafe/ A Repair Café is a free READ MORE.