Calendar of Events

Here you will find a listing of local events and activities, including Arts & Culture, Flora & Fauna, History & Heritage, Local Community, Sports & Recreation and Town Services.

June

at a glance
Thu

1
  • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    Performances by local talent, featuring accomplished musician, Andy Attanasio.

    Specials: The Bistro will have excellent drink and food specials.

    Note: Musicians need to bring your instruments...

Fri

2
  • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    As leader of ‘70’s British rock legends Mott The Hoople and a hugely influential solo artist (who doesn’t remember “All the Young Dudes”), Ian Hunter...

Sat

3
  • 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

    Connecticut Trails Day hike to the summit of Canaan Mountain led by GMF’s forestry intern Brandon Coleman, starting at GMF’s Childs Center, 200...

  • 9:00 am - 6:35 pm

    Great Mountain Forest / Iron Trail. Take a hike to the summit of Canaan Mountain to see views of the Housatonic Valley, which was the...

  • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Norfolk Land Trust is organizing a hike to Pine Mountain.Two hikes start from the Billings Trailhead on Grantville Road. One is a three-mile hike to...

  • 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Turkish Marbling Workshop with Christina DiMarco. Learn this beautiful art form to incorporate nature inspired designs. 1:00-4:00 p.m. at GMF’s Childs Center, 200 Canaan...

  • 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

    Silent Auction In Support of Church of Christ, Congregational
    Battell Chapel

    $25.00 Tickets Include Drinks and Appetizers

  • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    John Mayall is an English blues singer, guitarist, organist and songwriter, whose musical career spans over fifty years. In the 1960s, he was the founder...

Sun

4
  • 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Artist Joanne Conant will be on hand to chat with and all art work is available for sale.

    Light refreshments will be served. This...

  • 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    Don Bracken has painted landscapes in one form or another for many years. At one time he had a studio on the 91st floor of...

  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Sunday Sessions: Local musicians performing LIVE in the Bistro featuring George Potts.

Wed

7
  • 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Molly Zuckerman-Hartung was born in 1975 in Los Gatos, CA, and lives and works in Connecticut. She received her MFA in 2007 from the...

Thu

8
  • 7:00 pm - 6:30 pm

    Kati Gegenheimer received a BFA in Printmaking & Art History from Tyler School of Art in 2007 and an MFA in Painting &...

  • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    Performances by local talent, featuring accomplished musician, Andy Attanasio.

    Specials: The Bistro will have excellent drink and food specials.

    Note: Musicians need to bring your instruments...

Fri

9
  • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    This guitarist/singer/songwriter is one of the fastest rising stars in the Blues world and has received BB King’s Entertainer of The Year Award. The Contemporary...

Sat

10
  • 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

    Ruthann Olsson
    Interior Arts & Design
    20 John J. Curtiss Rd, Norfolk

    Tom Hlas
    63 Greenwoods Rd East
    Norfolk

  • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    A lively blend of Irish, rock, Celtic rhythms.

Mon

12
  • 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

    Summer Reading Kick-Off
    Puppet Show and Party… with Cake.
    Monday, June 12th
    6:30 – 7:30pm

    2017 Summer Reading Program.
    Call the Library at 860-542-5075 or...



Thu

15
  • 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Dr. Edward Colt has been researching osteoporosis for the last three decades. In 2012 his team received a grant from the NIH to evaluate...

  • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    Zydeco music straight from the bayou paying homage to decades of incredible work of Buckwheat Zydeco. This band and its members continue the legacy of...

Fri

16
  • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    Crystal’s soothing bluesy tones are one of a kind. Crystal’s emotive folk-rock-country style has been catapulted from the cramped coffeehouses and cavernous subway tunnels of...

Sat

17
  • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    Based out of NEW YORK CITY, Riders On The Storm have played to thousands of Doors fans, both young and old. They’ve...

Sun

18
  • 11:30 am - 3:00 pm

    Serving a BEER & BOURBON BBQ from 11:30a – 3p for just $25/person (plus tax and gratuity).

    Live music on the patio....

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Book Launch for Courtney Maum’s new novel Touch.
    Touch is a satire about a renowned trend forecaster who longs to overturn her own predictions about...

Wed

21
  • 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

    Whitman, Melville and Dickinson — Passions of Bloom, a large-scale work for soloists, chorus and orchestra commissioned this year from Martin Bresnick by the New...

Thu

22
  • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    The Funk is re-entering the Norfolk atmosphere this June with New Orleans Funk Master John Cleary and his band.

Fri

23
  • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    Winners of multiple Indie Rock awards, and all around high energy and fun musicians – Air Traffic Controller – is coming to Infinity Hall Norfolk....

Sat

24
  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Saturday June 24 and Sunday June 25 at Eldridge Barn. (Enter Battell Stoeckel Estate via Mountain Rd entrance at Gridley Gate. Ages: 5 years and...

  • 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

    Casual gathering at the Norfolk Curling Club for the raffle drawing of restored Old Town canoe. Light snacks and cash bar. Drawing at 5:30 p.m.

  • 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Yale Art Lecture Series

  • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    Who are they? They’re hardest hitting tribute to one of the greatest bands in rock history, The Who. From the guitar windmills to the microphone...

Sun

25
Fri

30

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