Events Archive

EVENTS ARCHIVE

Events from 2018 and 2017 are shown below for reference. For upcoming events and recent events, please visit the main Events page.

2018 EVENTS

JANUARY

Martin Luther King 1964 || https://norwalkhistoricalsociety.org/
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Day of Service Project

Sunday, January 14, 2018

Reading Lesson with the Schoolmarm || https://norwalkhistoricalsociety.org/
Little Red Schoolhouse Program: Docent Info Sessions

January 24 & 25, 2018

Valentines For Veterans || https://norwalkhistoricalsociety.org/
Valentines
for Veterans

Sunday, January 28, 2018

FEBRUARY

Stevens Family || https://norwalkhistoricalsociety.org/
LECTURE:
African-Americans & the Impact of the Great Migration in the North and South

Sunday, February 11, 2018

MARCH

Elsie Hill Picketing at White House 1917 || https://norwalkhistoricalsociety.org/
Norwalk's Remarkable
Hill Sisters:
The Struggle for Equality

Sunday, March 3, 2018

Colonial Kids Craft Day || https://norwalkhistoricalsociety.org/
Colonial Kids
Craft Day!

Sunday, March 18, 2018

MAY

Reardon Charles Henry Postcard in WWI Uniform || https://norwalkhistoricalsociety.org/
Norwalk World War I Digitization Day

Sunday, May 6, 2018

CT Schoolhouse Lecture || https://norwalkhistoricalsociety.org/
Connecticut Schoolhouses Through Time Lecture

Sunday, May 20, 2018

JUNE

Mill Hill Town House || https://norwalkhistoricalsociety.org/
Connecticut Open House Day

Saturday, June 9, 2018

JULY

2018 Independence Day Celebration || https://norwalkhistoricalsociety.org/
Independence Day Celebration!

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Marbelheaders || https://norwalkhistoricalsociety.org/

LECTURE:
Searching for Norwalk’s Black Patriots


Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Summer Tea with Abigail || https://norwalkhistoricalsociety.org/
Summer Tea with Abigail Adams

Saturday, July 15, 2018

SEPTEMBER

Bottle of Whiskey, Rum, Brandy, & Lime || https://norwalkhistoricalsociety.org/
Rum Tasting Party!

September 13, 2018

Rosie the Riverter || https://norwalkhistoricalsociety.org/
Rosie the Riveter Day

Sunday, September 30, 2018

OCTOBER

Ghosts by Lantern Light || https://norwalkhistoricalsociety.org/
A Haunting at Mill Hill

October 12-20, 2018

NOVEMBER

Fashionable Ladies After the Revolution || https://norwalkhistoricalsociety.org/
Fashion After The Revolution

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Canon Memorial || https://norwalkhistoricalsociety.org/
World War I Memorials
of Connecticut

Saturday, November 10, 2018

DECEMBER

NHSM || https://norwalkhistoricalsociety.org/
Holiday Open House

Saturday, December 8, 2018

2017 PAST EVENTS

Holiday Open House
Date:
Saturday, December 2, 2017
Venue: Norwalk Historical Society Museum

Celebrating Mark Twain's 182nd Birthday!
Norwalk & Mark Twain Lecture
Date: Sunday, November 19, 2017
Venue: Norwalk Historical Society Museum

Mark Twain Themed Guided WPA Mural Tour
Sponsored by Norwalk Arts Commission
Date: Saturday, November 18, 2017
Venue: Norwalk City Hall and Norwalk Historical Society Museum

Fodor Farm Exhibitions -
Opening Reception in partnership with
The Norwalk Historical Commission
Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017
Venue: Mill Hill Historic Park

From Lima Beans to Libraries:
How Food and Books Helped Win the Great War (WWI) Lecture
Date: Sunday, November 12, 2017
Venue: Mill Hill Historic Park

Remembering the Ladies:
Revolutionary War Cemetery Tour at Mill Hill Historic Park
Date: Saturday, November 11, 2017
Venue: Mill Hill Historic Park

The Art of Mourning:
19th Century Postmortem & Memorial Photography Lecture
Date: Saturday, November 4, 2017
Venue: Norwalk Historical Society Museum

Stroll and Lunch in SoNo - Guided Public Art Walking Tour 1
Sponsored by Norwalk Arts Commission in partnership with
The Norwalk Housing Authority Afterschool Arts Program
Date: Saturday, November 28, 2017
Venue: More Info...

Lunch and Stroll in SoNo - Guided Public Art Walking Tour 2
Sponsored by Norwalk Arts Commission in partnership with
The Norwalk Housing Authority Afterschool Arts Program
Date: Saturday, November 28, 2017
Venue: More Info...

A Haunting At Mill Hill
Friday, November 20, 2017
Saturday, November 21, 2017
Saturday, November 14, 2017
Venue: Mill Hill Historic Park

Opening Reception - Two Exhibitions:
1) New Deal, New Day: WPA Artists at Work and Play
2) Destination Norwalk: African-American Migration from the South, 1940-1970
Date: Thursday, September 28, 2017
Venue: Norwalk Historical Society Museum

Highland Fling Scotch Tasting at Mill Hill
Date: Thursday, September 14, 2017
Venue: Mill Hill Historic Park

Silvermine-Celebrating Its Art, History,
and Beauty Lecture
Date: Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Venue: Mill Hill Historic Park

Independence Day Celebration
Date: Tuesday, July 4, 2017
Venue: Mill Hill Historic Park

World War I Illustrators of America Lecture
Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Venue: Mill Hill Historic Park

Grand Re-Opening Mill Hill Historic Park
Date: Saturday, June 10, 2017
Venue: Mill Hill Historic Park

Paper Flower Card Adult Workshop
Date: Thursday, June 1, 2017
Venue: Norwalk Historical Society Museum

Tequila Tasting at Mill Hill
Date: Thursday, May 4, 2017
Venue: Mill Hill Historic Park

Connecticut’s Role in World War I
Date: Sunday, May 21, 2017
Venue: Norwalk Historical Society Museum

March Family FUNday
Date: Sunday, March 26, 2017
Venue: Norwalk Historical Society Museum

Women in the American Revolution:
Putting the ‘Her’ in Heroics Lecture
Date: Saturday, March 4, 2017
Venue: Norwalk Historical Society Museum

Quilt Stories
Date: Saturday, February 25, 2017
Venue: Norwalk Historical Society Museum

Life and Times of a Quiet American Hero
– Ebenezer D. Bassett
Date: Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Venue: Norwalk Historical Society Museum

19th Century Wet Plate Photography Demo and Lecture
Date: Saturday, January 28, 2017
Venue: Norwalk Historical Society Museum

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service Project
Date: Sunday, January 15, 2017
Venue: Norwalk Historical Society Museum