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.

August

at a glance
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  • 12:00 am - 12:00 am

    MUSIC, ART & NATURE COME TOGETHER IN NORFOLK, CONNECTICUT FOR THREE EXCITING DAYS!
    August...

  • 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

    Norfolk Artists and Friends annual art show. August 5, 6 & 7

    Opening Friday, August 5, 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
    Saturday, August 6: 12:00 p.m....

  • 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

    Ginga Brasilera is a professional ensemble that performs a colorful repertoire of Afro-Brazilian dances fusing rhythmic music with high-energy gymnastics and martial arts. A special...

  • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    MOZART: Sonata in C Major for Violin and Piano, K 296
    HALL: O Mistress Mine (World Premiere)
    HUMMEL: Septet...

  • 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    “When Summer Stock Came to Town:” One-woman show by Rosemary Gill.
    Admission: free

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  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Local naturalist and AF Executive Director John Anderson will lead an exploration of the fields and woodlands of Aton Forest in search of these beautiful...

  • 10:30 am - 11:30 am

    Students of the Yale Summer School of Music perform in the Music Shed.
    Free concert.

  • 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

    The jazz big band originally formed in 1938 by Glenn Miller performs familiar hits like “In The Mood”, “Pennsylvania 6-5000”, “Chattanooga Choo-Choo”, “Moonlight Serenade”, “String...

  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Slide Talk and Behind-the-Scenes Tour with Ann Havemeyer
    The Norfolk Library: Gilded or Golden?

    Library director, Ann Havemeyer talks about the architecture and history of the...

  • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    SCHUBERT: String Quartet in A minor, D 804 “Rosamunde”
    SHOSTAKOVICH: String Quartet No. 10 in A-flat Major, Op 118
    TCHAIKOVSKY:...

  • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    Grammy-nominated jazz vocalist Jane Monheit returns to the Norfolk stage. In addition to her familiar hits, Monheit will also perform the music of the great...

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  • 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

    Camping 101 is co-sponsored by the Friends of American Legion and Peoples State Forests, the Farmington River Steward, and the Barkhamsted Recreation Department, and is...

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  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    A series of walking tours focus on the stained glass, metal, stone, wood, and terra cotta features around Norfolk’s town center.
    Saturday July...

  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Simon Carrington conducts an international group of 24 professional singers featuring Nola Richardson soprano and Ilya Poletaev piano/harpsichord/organ
    Program includes:
    BYRD (1543-1623) Kyrie...

  • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    Rolling Stones tribute band perform hits spanning the band’s 50 years.

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  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

    The Norfolk Library annual book sale: August 27 and 28, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    Proceeds benefit the Norfolk Library Associates and support the Library’s...

  • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    San Francisco’s Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra returns to the Music Shed in a program of baroque music featuring Nicholas McGegan director and Diana Moore mezzo-soprano.

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