Events for Today, November 26
Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, 6:30 p.m.
Opening Reception The Kindness of Strangers Holiday Show
Spectrum Art Gallery and Store
61 Main Street, Centerbrook, CT
Open Reception 6:30-9pm. Work by local and regional artists and artisans. 6:30-9pm. Free. Spectrum Gallery 61 Main Street, Centerbrook. www.spectrumartgallery.org 860-767-0742. Show runs Nov 21 - Jan 11.
Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, 12 p.m.
The Essex Steam Train Presents: The Roaring 20's
The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
One Railroad Avenue, Essex, CT
The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat was proud to launch the Roaring 20's year theme on Saturday, June 14th in conjunction with the Connecticut Office of Tourism's 10th annual Connecticut Open House Day.
Throughout the day, attendees will step back in time upon entering the station, and will experience an era themed authentic car show (six parked vehicles), meet characters from the decade, take a journey on the train, and much, much more! There are endless photo opportunities throughout the day including relaxing in an authentic living room, posing with Roaring 20's characters, and taking a ride aboard the locomotive.
Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, 10 a.m.
Holidaze: The Real Story of Halloween, Thanksgiving & Christmas (exhibit)
Henry Whitfield State Museum
248 Old Whitfield Street, Guilford, CT
Explore the origins and myths of our most popular holidays. Hands-on activities include trying on Halloween costumes, a trivia challenge, and writing letters to Santa. Visitors are encouraged to bring donations for UNICEF, the Guilford Food Bank, and Toys for Tots. Admission to the exhibit also includes self-guided tours of the 1639 Whitfield House. Open Wednesday-Sunday, 10:00-4:30. Free parking. Follow us on Facebook - Henry Whitfield State Museum.
Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, 5 p.m.
Madison Beach Hotel
94 West Wharf Road, Madison, CT
Bring your dog out for an evening of frolicking and fun on our waterfront lawn! There will be treats available for both our 2 and 4-legged guests.
Wednesdays (weather permitting)
Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, 6 p.m.
All Levels Yoga
210 Main St., Old Saybrook, CT
Thursdays: 6-7:15pm.$10.00 a class. Drop in yoga classes, ongoing all Thursdays except for
Thanksgiving. Great for active beginners and yogis looking for a moderate
practice. Located at 210 Main St. at Achieve Wellness in Old Saybrook.
Questions? Call Sue at 860-798-2235.