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WASHINGTON — The Institute for American Indian Studies will host a free Holiday Market that celebrates Native American culture from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, November 26; Sunday, November 27; Saturday, December 3, and Sunday, December 4 at 38 Curtis Rd. The market will pay tribute to indigenous people across the U.S and provide an opportunity to see Native American-inspired work for sale that is handmade and artfully displayed. Read moreThe Institute for American Indian Studies: IAIS to Host Native American Holiday Market

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MIDDLEBURY — Watertown artist, Pam Sorensen, debuts her solo show, “Paints and Pastels” at the Art Gallery at Shutter Speed Photo at 564 Middlebury Rd. through Saturday, December 17. Ms. Sorensen received a bachelor of arts degree from Framingham University in Massachusetts. After an award-w…

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WATERTOWN — The Watertown Library will host a Sea Creatures class via Zoom for for children ages 7-11 years old from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday, November 12. 

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A paint night sponsored by the Water-Oak Community Women’s Club was held at Gayle’s Depot Square Farm Shoppe on November 3 with instructor and club member, Pauline Hudson. A great time was had by all participants. Shown (from left) are Lori Joyce, Doris Gignac, Lori Lupachino, Michelle Masco…

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BETHLEHEM — The Old Bethlem Historical Society will host a program on  John Warner Barber, presented by Bethlehem Town Historian, Joseph Shupenis at 3 p.m. Sunday, November 13 at Christ Episcopal Church hall on Main St. South. Mr. Shupenis will share interesting histories recorded by John Wa…

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The Watertown Art League will host fantasy character artist Jesse Smolover at 7 p.m. Monday October 10 at the First Congregational Church Fellowship Hall, 40 DeForest St. His demonstration will be on “Character Drawings.” Mr. Smolover is a character designer who draws and creates with pencil…

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BETHLEHEM — The Bethlehem Public Library will feature the bird photographs of local resident Al Erickson throughout the fall at 32 Main St. South.

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KENT — The Connecticut Antique Machinery Association will present their annual Fall Festival, a celebration of the machinery that made America great from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, September 23 through Sunday, September 25 at the museum grounds, 31 Kent-Cornwall Rd., next to the Eric Sloane M…

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TORRINGTON — The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital Auxiliary is featuring the photography of Rick Popham now through early October in the hospital’s main lobby hallway, 540 Litchfield St. The public is invited to view and buy the works through the Charlotte Gift Shop as part of the auxiliary’s o…

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NEWTOWN — The Society of Creative Arts of Newtown will present Jim Laurino painting a landscape in oil at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, September 14, in The Newtown Meeting House, 31 Main St. This free demonstration is open to the public. Mr. Laurino began painting as a teenager and received basic in…

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WATERTOWN — The Watertown Art League will host a demonstration with noted artist Shauna Shane at 7 p.m. Monday, September12 at the First Congregational Church Fellowship Hall, 40 DeForest St. The title of the program is “From Watercolor to Pastel.” The demonstration is free and open to the p…

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TERRYVILLE — The large, 4x8-foot Sunflower painting by the Ten-2-One artists will be on display in the Home and Garden Building at the Terryville Fair from Friday, August 26 to Sunday, August 28 at Town Hill Road. The tribute to Ukraine was painted jointly by members of the Ten-2-One artists…

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TORRINGTON — The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital Auxiliary is featuring the photography of Al Erickson now through early September in the hospital’s main lobby hallway, 540 Litchfield St.

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WASHINGTON —The Judy Black Memorial Park and Gardens is will host artist Karen Pepper and her exhibit, titled “Summer 2022” at 1 Green Hill. Ms. Pepper’s display will feature moving abstract expressionist pieces on canvas beginning Wednesday, August 10 through Sunday, September 11. An openin…

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NAUGATUCK — The Library Exhibit Coordinator, Karen Peterson, at the Whittemore Library at 243 Church St. cordially invites area artists interested in displaying their framed artwork to contact her.

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The Crescent Gallery, 158 Main St., Thomaston, will be open from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, August 13. For about a century, the location was a firehouse. The history behind the Crescent Gallery’s name goes back to the Crescent Hose Company No. 2. The number 2 is chiseled in granite over …

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KENT — The Connecticut Antique Machinery Association Museum will host its annual Antique Engine Show from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 23 at the museum located at 31 Kent-Cornwall Rd., (Route 7).

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Artist Shawn Sullivan’s paintings will be on exhibit for sale at the Art Gallery at Shutter Speed Photo at 564 Middlebury Rd. in Middlebury through Sunday, August 7. Mr Sullivan’s oil paintings are representational and include landscapes, boats, marine settings, people, flowers and animals. …

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WOODBURY — The Woodbury Public Library will host the exhibit, “Have Much to Say But My Mouth Is Full of Water,” works by textile artist Emma Welty from Friday, July 1 to 30 at the Woodbury Library’s Gallery Space at 269 Main St. North.

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WATERTOWN — The Watertown Art League will host a demonstration with watercolor artist May Phillips at 7 p.m. Monday, June 13 at the First Congregational Church, Fellowship Hall, 40 DeForest St. The demonstration is free and open to the public. Masks are suggested but not required.Ms. Phillip…

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The Oliver Wolcott Library will host an exhibit of watercolors by Bethlehem artist Mary Jane LaBoudy at 160 South St., Litchfield. The exhibit will run from May 23 through Friday, June 30. A reception will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, June 2. Ms. LaBoudy likes to show her love of th…

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BETHLEHEM — The Watertown Art League Summer Show and Sale will take place from 1 to 7 p.m. Friday, June 10; from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 11, and from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 12 at the 550 Gallery and Studio in Bethlehem at 550 Main St. South (Rt 61).

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The Woodbury Public Library will show artist Anita Gregorski’s private collection, such as “Reflections,” starting Wednesday, June 1 at the library, 269 Main St. South. The exhibit includes Ms. Gregorski’s paintings that have won awards and are part of her personal collection. She paints oil…

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MIDDLEBURY — The Art Gallery at Shutter Speed Photo will host Middlebury artist Sue Healy with a variety of new paintings depicting “Everyday Beauty in Nature” through June 18 at 564 Middlebury Rd. Originally from California, Ms. Healy’s creative path began as a child leading her to earn her…

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WATERBURY — Quilts that Care will meet from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays, May 7, 14, 21 and 28 at Quilts that Care headquarters, 130 Scott Rd.

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WATERTOWN — The Watertown Library will offer the Zoom program, “Your Children Don’t Want It” with Mike Ivankovich, professional appraiser and author, from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday, April 28.

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TORRINGTON — The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital Auxiliary is featuring the photography of Linda Sardilli now through early May in the hospital’s main lobby hallway at 540 Litchfield St. The public is invited to view and buy the works through the Charlotte Gift Shop as part of the Auxiliary’s …

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WATERTOWN — The Watertown Art League will host an in-person demonstration by award-winning oil painter Frank Bruckmann at 7 p.m. Monday, April 11 in Fellowship Hall, First Congregational Church, 40 DeForest St. The demonstration is free and open to the public, masks are optional and seats wi…

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SOUTHBURY — The Gloria Cachion Gallery at the Southbury Public Library, 100 Poverty Rd., will feature the botanical art watercolor paintings of Betsy Rogers-Knox and some of her students. “Botany With A Brush” will be on display from Saturday, April 2, through Wednesday, April 27. Visitors c…