Winter Weekend in Norfolk Celebration Starts Saturday

Weekend in Norfolk returns this weekend with a two-day celebration of all things that make Norfolk special. There will be two days full of music, art, outdoor activities such as wildlife and photography walks, curling, a bonfire and skating on the town pond, activities, lectures,

Need a Ride?

Rides Available for Shopping, Medical Appointments

Transportation in Northwest Connecticut can be difficult if you don’t drive, but there are three options available for public transport to doctor’s appointments, shopping and picking up prescriptions. The Norfolk van runs Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, with Friday designated for shopping in Torrington; call 860-542-5829. Geer Village Dial-a-Ride is available weekdays from 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m; call 860-824-7067. Finally, Northwestern CT Transit operates Wednesday for local rides to Torrington and Winsted; call 860-489-2535. Its Ritz Program is available for longer distances, such as Hartford Hospital, UConn Medical, Yale-New Haven and the Greater WaterburyArea. At least 24 hours advance notice is required for the Norfolk van and Geer, and 48 hours for Northwestern CT Transit.