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June 2020

A Virtual Visit with Elsie Hill

June 18, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Norwalk, CT United States + Google Map

The Norwalk Historical Society will hold its first virtual lecture, “A Visit with Elsie Hill”, with guest presenter, Dr. Darla Shaw - professor emeritus of education and women’s studies at WCSU. Participants must register in advance for this virtual event. Registration closes at 4:30pm on Thurs. June 18. To register, please visit:https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-visit-with-elsie-hill-norwalk-suffragist-registration-108697653608 You can also email: info@norwalkhistoricalsociety.org to register. Dr. Shaw will lead a lively discussion on Elsie’s early days in Norwalk, her tireless struggle for women’s suffrage as well…

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VIRTUAL LECTURE POSTPONED!!! Dr. Alvin DeWitt Wadsworth’s Sanitarium – Virtual Lecture

June 25, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Norwalk, CT United States

VIRTUAL LECTURE POSTPONED!!! WE WILL RESCHEDULE AT A LATER DATE. THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE. A virtual lecture with guest presenter, Holly Cuzzone. She will present her latest research into Dr. Alvin DeWitt Wadsworth Sanitarium. Participants must register in advance for this virtual event. Registration closes at 4:30pm on Thurs. June 25. To register, please visit:https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dr-alvin-dewitt-wadsworths-sanitarium-virtual-lecture-tickets-109398182910 You can also email: info@norwalkhistoricalsociety.org to register. Once registered, a GoToMeeting link will be emailed to you the day before the event. The event…

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July 2020

Women in the American Revolution – Virtual Lecture

July 2, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Norwalk, CT United States

A virtual lecture hosted by the Norwalk Historical Society with guest presenter, Eric Chandler. Thursday, July 2, 2020 at 5:30pm. Participants must register in advance for this virtual event. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/women-in-the-american-revolution-virtual-lecture-tickets-110693892412 Once registered, a GoToMeeting link will be emailed to you from Eventbrite the day before the event. If you don't see the email 24 hours before the event, please check your spam folder! If you have questions, please email info@norwalkhistoricalsociety.org Download the GoToMeeting Desktop App before the lecture…

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Virtual Independence Day Bell Ringing Ceremony

July 4, 2020 @ 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Norwalk, CT United States

Celebrate Independence Day with the Norwalk Historical Society on Facebook Live! The ceremony will be filmed live at the townhouse at Mill Hill Historic Park and will be live streamed on Facebook on Saturday, July 4, 2020 at 1:30pm. The Norwalk Historical Society’s Facebook page is: https://www.facebook.com/NorwalkHistSoc/ Join the Norwalk Historical Society virtually as it tolls the Town House bell 13 times to commemorate the founding of the original 13 colonies. Excerpts of the Declaration of Independence will be read…

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August 2020

Dr. Alvin DeWitt Wadsworth’s Sanitarium – Virtual Lecture

August 13, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Norwalk, CT United States

A virtual lecture with guest presenter, Holly Cuzzone. She will present her latest research into Dr. Alvin DeWitt Wadsworth Sanitarium. Participants must register in advance for this virtual event. To register, please visit:https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dr-alvin-dewitt-wadsworths-sanitarium-virtual-lecture-new-date-tickets-114155161160 Registration closes at 4:30pm on Thursday August 13. Once registered, a GoToMeeting link will be emailed to you the day before the event. The event is open to the first 145 registrants. If you don't receive the meeting link in your inbox, please check your spam or…

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October 2020

Online Movie Premiere & Director Talk Back for the Norwalk-based Movie: “The Sexy Six: A Story of Lifelong Friendship”

October 1, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Norwalk, CT United States

The Norwalk Historical Society is hosting the online film premiere of "The Sexy Six: A Story of Lifelong Friendship" and a virtual talk with the director, Kathy Drasky. Register to watch the online premiere of "The Sexy Six: A Story of Lifelong Friendship" & join us for a talk back with the director, Kathy Drasky, on Thursday, October 1, 2020 at 5:30pm via Zoom. The film will be available for viewing starting on Friday, September 25, 2020 through Sunday, October…

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Haunting at Mill Hill – The Movie

October 23, 2020 - November 1, 2020
Norwalk, CT United States

Buy Tickets Here Tickets on sale now for "A Haunting at Mill Hill - The Movie" Tickets are $10 per household. The film can be viewed starting at 5:00pm Friday, October 23 and will end at 11:59pm on Sunday, November 1, 2020. This movie is NOT recommended for children under 8 years old. Parental discretion advised Once you purchase your ticket, a link to the movie will be emailed to you 24 hours before it goes live on Friday, October…

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November 2020

Holiday Cards for Kids

November 12, 2020 - December 1, 2020
Norwalk, CT United States + Google Map

Create Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, New Years or generic winter holiday cards in the comfort of your own home for the non-profit organization, Cards for Hospitalized Kids. The Norwalk Historical Society will mail the cards to Cards for Hospitalized Kids in time for holiday distribution. Drop off cards at the Norwalk Historical Society Museum anytime between November 12th - December 1st. Museum building is located on the Norwalk City Hall Complex. Parking at Norwalk City Hall Parking Lot: 125 East Ave.…

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December 2020

Norwalk Quilt Stories: Virtual Talk with Lizzy Rockwell

December 3, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Norwalk, CT United States

Register Here Register now for Norwalk Quilt Stories: Virtual Talk with Lizzy Rockwell Thursday, December 3, 2020 at 5:30pm via Zoom Once you register, the Zoom link will be included at the bottom of your confirmation email under Additional Details. The Zoom link will also be posted on the Norwalk Quilt Stories Online Event page on Eventbrite. Join the Norwalk Historical Society for "Norwalk Quilt Stories: Virtual Talk with Author Lizzy Rockwell" Ms. Rockwell’s illustrated talk will dive into the…

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February 2021

Honoring the Silent: Documenting African American & Native American History in Connecticut – Virtual Lecture

February 18 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Norwalk, CT United States

Register Here Register now for Honoring the Silent: Documenting African American & Native American History in Connecticut – Virtual Lecture Thursday, February 18, 2021 at 5:30pm via Zoom FREE LECTURE. Registration Required. Once you register, the Zoom link will be included at the bottom of your confirmation email under Additional Details. The Zoom link will also be posted on the Honoring the Silent Online Event page on Eventbrite and emailed to you 24 hours and 1 hour before the event.…

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