First Friday Walking Tour
Friday, June 1 2012
First Friday Walking Tour...
Starts at 6:00 PM
Tour begins at the Historical Society with a glass of wine or lemonade on the front steps. At 7:00, the tour group will head to Bank Street led by Legard Waldrop to learn the history of the heart of New Milford.
Annual Membership Dinner & Meeting
Tuesday, October 20 2015
Annual Membership Dinner &...
Starts at 6:00 PM
Tuesday, October 20th
(6:00 PM to 9:00 PM)
A Historic Walking Tour of Downtown New Milford
Sunday, August 30 2015
A Historic Walking Tour of Dow...
Starts at 4:30 PM
Non-Members $10.00 per person
Tour will start and end at the NMHS. The tour will last approximately 1 hour.
Sunday, August 30th (4:30 PM)
Holiday Arts and Crafts Show
Saturday, November 23 2013
Holiday Arts and Crafts Show...
Starts at 10:00 AM
You won't want to miss this exciting event, showcasing the work of local Connecticut artisans!
The show will feature pottery, paintings, hand-made jewelry, fused glass, weaving,
woodturning, blacksmithing, hand-made soap, and more!
You'll find unique & hand-crafted gifts for the holidays.
Wine & Cheese Opening Friday, Nov 22, 6-8pm
Cost: FREE admission
Open House at the Society
Saturday, June 14 2014
Open House at the Society...
Starts at 12:00 PM
The New Milford Historical Society and Museum is participating in the 10th annual Connecticut Open House Day on Saturday, June 14th. The one-day statewide event will showcase our diverse collection of historical artifacts. Our museum will be open FREE from 12 noon to 3 p.m. on this day. (This is the same weekend we host the New Milford Outdoor Arts Festival!)
LOOK AT ARTISTS
Thursday, September 24 2015
LOOK AT ARTISTS...
Starts at 4:00 PM
LOOK AT ARTISTS – A CHILDREN’S ART HISTORY COURSE
This 4 week long course is designed to improve and increase visual literacy for children in grades 1-4. Students will learn about a different artist during each hour-long session by reading a story about that artist, then creating a project in his/her style. During this session, we will be discovering VanGogh, Picasso/Matisse, Mary Cassatt and Andy Warhol.
The program will end with an art show and reception displaying the student’s artwork in the Boardman Gallery of the Museum.
Thursdays from 4:00 – 5:00 pm from September 24 – October 15, 2015.
Student Art Show and Reception Thursday October 22nd at 4:00 pm.
Members: $30.00 / Non-Members: $35.00. Program is limited to 15 Students.
Program is taught by Kathy Elmore, MLS, with over 20 years experience as a Children’s Librarian in Connecticut Public Libraries.