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Friday, Sep. 19, 2014, 6:00 pm

Fall Tag & Bake Sale

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Fall Tag & Bake Sale; First United Methodist Church Mystic, 23 Willow Street, Mystic, CT , 06355

FALL TAG & BAKE SALE Come browse through household items, including glassware, dishes, linens, picture frames, furniture, books & tools. BAKE SALE including delicious cookies, cakes & squares. Handicapped Accessible

Friday, Sep. 19, 2014, 1:00 pm

Guilford Fair

Fairs/Festivals
Guilford Fairgrounds, 111 Lovers Ln., Guilford , CT

Admission: $10 ($8 for seniors, $5 for children aged 6 to 11, free for children aged five and younger). Free parking with shuttle at Exit 57.

Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014, 10:00 am

Canine Carnival

Fairs/Festivals
Viney Hill Brook Park, , Essex, CT

Event registration: $5 each or $10 for two or more. Benefits the CT Humane Society.

Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014, 6:00 pm

Fall Ball- Rio on the River

Fairs/Festivals
Fall Ball- Rio on the River; Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main Street, Essex, CT , 06426

The 2014 Fall Ball fundraiser for the Connecticut River Museum is presented by Essex Wellness Center, will be hosted by WFSB’s Scot Haney and held on the waterfront grounds of the Museum, Saturday, September 20 at 6:00 pm.
The evening of fabulous Brazilian fare begins with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, followed by a seated gourmet dinner by Catering by Selene, dancing to the music of Brad & Brian and a fabulous auction of luxury travel experiences, original works of art and collectibles.

Sponsored by:

Essex Wellness Center

Reynolds’ Garage & Marine

Whelen Engineering Company, Inc.

Tower Laboratories

AJ Shea Construction

Bogaert Construction Co.

C. Sherman Johnson Co.

Caulfield & Ridgway, Inc.

Clark Group

Essex Savings Bank/Essex Financial Services

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Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014, 11:00 am

Garlic Festival

Fairs/Festivals
Olde Mistick Village, 27 Coogan Blvd., Mystic, CT

local farmers, crafters and restaurants offer all things garlic; live bands; kids activities; also Sunday; (860) 536-4941.

Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014, 9:00 am

Guilford Fair

Fairs/Festivals
Guilford Fairgrounds, 111 Lovers Ln., Guilford , CT

Admission: $10 ($8 for seniors, $5 for children aged 6 to 11, free for children aged five and younger). Free parking with shuttle at Exit 57.

Editor's Pick

Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014, 10:00 am

Simply Antiques Festival

Fairs/Festivals
Simply Antiques Festival; Simply Antiques Festival, 21 Wyassup Rd., North Stonington, CT , 06359

Simply Antiques Festival is located at the North Stonington Fairgrounds (21 Wyassup Rd) sponsored by New London County Pomona Grange. Saturday, September 20 from 10 am - 3 pm. Antique Appraisals, $10 each or 3 for $25. Craft demos and craft items for sale. Crafters include basket making, butter churning, rug hooking and braiding, quilting, wool spinning and carding, chair caning and wood craving. Museum displays include Denison Homestead, Ebenezer Avery House, North Stonington Historical Society, a private collection of early Norwich firearms and button collection. Bring Grandma's buttons and have them evaluated. Entertainment by Troubadour Rick Spencer and Colonial Magician Joseph Potter. Antiques for sale. Food available. Parking $2 per car.

Sunday, Sep. 21, 2014, 12:00 pm

Denison Farmers Market

Fairs/Festivals
Denison Farmers Market ; Denison Homestead, 120 Pequotsepos Ave., Mystic, CT , 06355

Sundays through October.
18th Century Purity Farm - fruits and vegetables

Aiki Farms - sprouting lentils, mung beans, garbanzo beans, red winter wheat berry, pea shoots, buckwheat, lettuce, wheat grass juice, buckwheat and pea shoots, spicy Asian mix, Thai basil, beets, radishes, carrots, and potatoes.

Bread n Cookies - breads and cookies

D&L Burton Farm - vegetables and fruits (pesticide free)

Davis Farm – seasonal vegetables and corn, fresh eggs, corn meal

Dragon Blood, LLC - Dragon Blood Elixir hot sauce, unique destiny hot sauce, chutney, condiments, BBQ

Flatland Alpacas - Alpaca fiber, roving, yarn, hand-knit and woven items, handmade soap in an alpaca sweater, certified naturally grown goat meat, hickory and walnuts

Groton Family Farm - free-range eggs, veggies, wool and fruit.

Haider Farm - certified organic veggies, beef, pork, relish, eggs and greenbrier baskets

Highwater Dairy, LLC dba Beltane Farm - fresh and aged goat cheeses, raw and pasteurized goat milk, goat milk yogurt, cow’s milk cheese, goat/cow milk cheese and goat milk soap

Kate Geary Jewelry - Body care products—lotions, outdoor spray for body, hand-made soaps, scrubs, lip balms, specialty soaps, some hand-made jewelry, original clay buttons & pendants and shoulder & hand bags.

North Stonington Congregational Church - fruit pies made with fruit from local farms and church members. All proceeds go to benefit the Church budget.

Nubo Gelateria - Sells gelato and sorbettos

Stonyledge Farm – naturally grown veggies, fruit, berries, salad greens, seedlings, jam, herbs, cut flowers, beeswax hand cream and lip balm, beef, pork, veal, lamb, chicken, free-range eggs. We will grill our own burgers and dogs during market hours

Sunday, Sep. 21, 2014, 2:30 pm

Fall Harvest Festival

Fairs/Festivals
Madison Beach Hotel, 94 West Wharf Rd., Madison , CT

Sunday, Sep. 21, 2014, 11:00 am

Garlic Festival

Fairs/Festivals
Olde Mistick Village, 27 Coogan Blvd., Mystic, CT

Sunday, Sep. 21, 2014, 9:00 am

Guilford Fair

Fairs/Festivals
Guilford Fairgrounds, 111 Lovers Ln., Guilford , CT

Admission: $10 ($8 for seniors, $5 for children aged 6 to 11, free for children aged five and younger). Free parking with shuttle at Exit 57.

Sunday, Sep. 21, 2014, 1:00 pm

Happy 336th Birthday, Joshua Hempsted!

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Happy 336th Birthday, Joshua Hempsted!; The Hempsted Houses, 11 Hempstead St., New London, CT , 06320

The 336th birthday of New London’s original jack-of-all-trades – Joshua Hempsted, born in 1678 – is this month. Join us and celebrate by trying your hand at the skills he relished. You can:

-- Carve a gravestone with stone carver Ty Tryon and Ruth Shapleigh-Brown of the CT Gravestone Network
-- Learn how to fire an 18th century musket with the Sons of the American Revolution
-- Write with Trix Bodde of the Mysticalligraphers Guild
-- Start a fire with flint and steel
-- Pitch hay, use a yoke and buckets to tote water, and try other farm chores
-- Make cider
-- Test your carpentry skills and more.

Visitors can also see the house where Hempsted was born and worked, talk with craftspeople and enjoy cake and lemonade through the day.

Sunday, Sep. 21, 2014, 8:00 am

Migration Festival

Fairs/Festivals
Lighthouse Point Park, 2 Lighthouse Rd., New Haven, CT

Monday, Sep. 22, 2014, 7:00 am

Harvest Fest

Fairs/Festivals
Harvest Fest; The Academy at Mount Saint John, 135 Kirtland Street, Deep River, CT , 06417

A Celebration supporting
The Academy at Mount Saint John

Help us honor those who have made special contributions to the success of The Academy’s first year!

Saturday, October 4, 2014 5 – 9 PM

Complimentary Wine Pairings, Beer & Soft Drinks All Evening

Music * Silent Auction * Tours

Harvest Dinner Buffet

Traditional Autumn Fare, Desserts, Coffee & Tea
Recognition Program

Please join us at Mount Saint John
135 Kirtland Street, Deep River 06417

$75 per person, $500 table of 8, $400 table of 6
Casual Attire

For more information call (860)343-1335 or (860) 343-1331


All proceeds benefit programs at
The Academy at Mount Saint John

Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014, 7:00 pm

College Fair

Fairs/Festivals
Guilford High School, 605 New England Rd., Guilford , CT

For GHS students and parents, and students from surrounding towns.

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