Memorial Day Parade--Warren


11 Sackett Hill Rd., Warren, CT 06754. Phone: 860-868-7881.

On Sunday, May 27, 2012 the Memorial Day Parade begins at noon at Warren Firehouse.  Parade will proceed to Warren Town Green for ceremony.

Memorial Day Parade--Goshen


50 North St., Goshen, CT 06756. Phone: 860-491-3647.

On Sunday, May 27, 2012 parade at 2PM at Goshen Center School. The parade will proceed to Goshen Center Cemetery for a ceremony at the new veterans memorial.

Memorial Day Parade--Bridgewater


On The Green, Bridgewater, CT 06752.

On Sunday, May 27, 2012 the Memorial Day Parade will step off at 8:20AM from Bridgewater Volunteer Fire Department to the Green, ceremonies follow outside Town Hall.

Pat Schoenfeld Booksigning--Mr. Broadway at Hickory Stick Bookshop


2 Green Hill Road, Washington, CT 06796. Phone: 860-868-0525.

On Saturday, May 27, 2012 at 2PM Pat Schoenfeld will sign Mr. Broadway at the Hickory Stick Bookshop.  Gerald Schoenfeld's memoir is the story of the Shubert family and how their lives became entwined with his--a law school graduate with no particular interest in the theater.  Released after his death, Gerald's memoir has been enhanced by his wife, Pat and is a captivating must-read for anyone interested in Broadway from an insider's perspective.

Brookfield Historical Society Hosts Annual Strawberry Festival


Rte 25 & Rte 133, Brookfield, CT 06804. Phone: 203-740-8140.

Brookfield Historical Society Hosts Annual Strawberry Festival and War Memorial Exhibit Following Town's Memorial Day Parade. John Furlong left, President of the Brookfield Historical Society, and Don Winkley, right, Chairman of the Society's Strawberry Festival, stand by a classic Ford Mustang during last years annual event. This year the Strawberry Festival will take place on Sunday May 27, 2012, between 12:30 and 3:00 P.M. It will be held outside the Brookfield Museum located at the intersection of Routes 25 and 133 in Brookfield Center, following the Town's Memorial Day parade. The parade ends at the museum parking lot where strawberry shortcake and soft drinks will be sold to support future public programs of the Society.  The Billy Michaels' Jazz for Juniors band, provided by Hegarty Realty, will be on hand to entertain and a display of antique and vintage automobiles will also featured in the parking lot. At the same time, within the Society's Museum, the second annual Brookfield War Memorial exhibit will be open to the public which honors 43 former Brookfield residents who gave their lives in service to the United States. Admission is free and the public is encouraged to attend.

An Interview and book signing with Michael Quadland, author of ‘Offspring’ at The Gunn Memorial Library & Museum


5 Wykeham Road, Rte. 47, Washington, CT 06793. Phone: 860-868-7586.

Join us on Thursday, May 17th at 6:30pm in the Wykeham Room of the Gunn Memorial Library for an interview with author, Michael Quadland, and host, Joseph Montebello.  Michael will share his latest novel, Offspring in this candid and in-depth discussion.





Barkhamsted Historical Society's One Room Schoolhouse Open House


Center Hill Road, Barkhamsted, CT 06068. Phone: 860-738-2456.

The Barkhamsted Historical Society's one room schoolhouse, the old Center School in Barkhamsted will be open to the public on Sunday May 27, 2012 from 1PM to 4PM.  Come and find out what school was like in the old days.  Ask questions; read the old books; review a high school entrance exam; try your hand at various toys and games, or do some arithmetic problems on a slate.  All free of charge. Children are especially welcome.

Memorial Day Parade--Washington, CT


11 School St., Washington, CT 06793.

The Washington Memorial Day parade will be held Monday. The parade will form at Washington Primary School at 2:15 p.m.

Memorial Day Parade--New Preston


New Preston Village, New Preston, CT 06777.

The New Preston Memorial Day parade is scheduled for Monday beginning at 1:30 p.m. in New Preston village.

Memorial Day Parade--Ridgefield


Main Street, Ridgefield, CT 06877.

The Ridgefield Memorial Day parade is set for Monday at 11:30 a.m. from Jesse Lee Memorial United Methodist Church, 207 Main St.