A Winter Weekend Festival in Norfolk, Connecticut!    February 22 & 23, 2020

A Winter Weekend Festival in Norfolk!

Two days of fun for all, indoors and out… food, live music, art exhibits, winter sports and hiking, tours, open houses, kids’ activities and more. See events below, mark your calendars for February 22 & 23 and come back often to see what’s new!

Save the dates for our annual summer Weekend in Norfolk festival, July 31, August 2 & 3, three days of fun for everyone. See the 2019 summer pages or the schedule of events, or even print out a copy of the list. If you haven’t already, be sure to sign up for our email list to be notified when we start posting new events or have special announcements.

Saturday, February 22, 2020

(See Events listings for Friday earlybird bonus spaghetti dinner and games night!)

All day
Town skating rink open [read more]
23 Mountain Road
Free

All day
Hiking, biking, skiing, snowshoeing on Norfolk’s miles of trails [read more]
Free

8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Norfolk Curling Club open house [read more]
70 Golf Drive
Free

9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Porcupine prowl and wildlife tracking [read more]
Aton Forest, 270 North Colebrook Road
Free; please RSVP to 860-248-1053

9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Workshop: Clay play [read more]
Botelle School art room, 128 Greenwoods Road East
$Fee for materials, registration required

9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Workshop: Reverse engineering [read more]
Battell Chapel, 12 Litchfield Road
Free

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Astrophotography exhibit [read more]
Norfolk Hub, 2 Station Place
Free

10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
Workshop: Fly tying and fly fishing [read more]
Battell Chapel, 12 Litchfield Road
Free; limited places for fly tying, please sign up here

10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
Marvelous microscopes and stream invertebrates [read more]
Battell Chapel, 12 Litchfield Road
Free

10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Slide talk: History of watercolor [read more]
Norfolk Hub, 2 Station Place
Free

10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Open house: The Mill [read more]
32 Shepard Road
Free

10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Farmers Market  [read more]
Botelle School, 128 Greenwoods Road East
Free admission

10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Art exhibit: Pamela Harnois watercolors [read more]
Norfolk Library, 9 Greenwoods Road East
Free

10:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Puppet show: The Snow Queen [read more]
Norfolk Library, 9 Greenwoods Road East
Free

11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Stained glass window tours [read more]
Immaculate Conception Church, 4 North Street
Free

11:00 a.m. to 3:45 p.m., starting on the hour
Tours: Stained glass windows [read more]
Battell Chapel, 12 Litchfield Road
Free

11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Photography exhibit: Marie Kendall, Part II [read more]
Norfolk Historical Society, 13 Village Green
Free

12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Workshop: Fly tying and fly fishing [read more]
Battell Chapel, 12 Litchfield Road
Free; limited places for fly tying, please sign up here

1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Reception: Meet the artists [read more]
Artisans Guild, 3 Station Place
Free

1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Weave! [read more]
Battell Chapel, 12 Litchfield Road
Free

1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Workshop: Watercolor for adults [read more]
Norfolk Hub, 2 Station Place
Free

1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Cancelled [read more]
Open sugarhouse [read more]
Great Mountain Forest, 201 Windrow Road
Free

2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Slide talk: “A Connecticut Steeplechase” [read more]
Norfolk Library, 9 Greenwoods Road East
Free

2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
Workshop: Fly tying and fly fishing [read more]
Battell Chapel, 12 Litchfield Road
Free; limited places for fly tying, please sign up here

2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Skating party and bonfire [read more]
Town skating rink, 23 Mountain Road
Free; snow date, Sunday at the same time

3:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Demonstration: Soap and candle making [read more]
Mountain View Green Retreat, 67 Litchfield Road
Free

3:30 to 5:00 p.m.
Land Trust open meeting and talk on insects [read more]
Norfolk Library, 9 Greenwoods Road East
Free (call to reserve)

Sunday, February 23, 2020

All day
Town skating rink open [read more]
23 Mountain Road
Free

All day
Hiking, biking, skiing, snowshoeing on Norfolk’s miles of trails [read more]
Free

10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
Workshop: Fly tying and fly fishing [read more]
Battell Chapel, 12 Litchfield Road
Free; limited places for fly tying, please sign up here

10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Workshop: Papercrafting for adults [read more]
Norfolk Hub, 2 Station Place
Free

10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Astrophotography exhibit [read more]
Norfolk Hub, 2 Station Place
Free

11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Coffee hour [read more]
Church of Christ Congregational, 12 Litchfield Road
Free

12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Tours: Stained glass windows [read more]
Immaculate Conception Church, 4 North Street
Free

12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Workshop: Fly tying and fly fishing [read more]
Battell Chapel, 12 Litchfield Road
Free; limited places for fly tying, please sign up here

12:00 to 3:45 p.m.
Tours: Stained glass windows [read more]
Battell Chapel, 12 Litchfield Road
Free; start on the hour

12:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Photography exhibit: Marie Kendall, Part II [read more]
Norfolk Historical Society, 13 Village Green
Free

12:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Art exhibit: Pamela Harnois watercolors [read more]
Norfolk Library, 9 Greenwoods Road East
Free

12:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Open house: Norfolk Curling Club [read more]
70 Golf Drive
Free

1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Gallery talk: Photography of Marie Kendall [read more]
Norfolk Historical Society, 13 Village Green
Free

1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Workshop: Chicken Stamping with Kids [read more]
Norfolk Hub, 2 Station Place
Free

1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Demonstration: Watercolor Painting [read more]
Artisans Guild, 3 Station Place
Free

1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Open sugarhouse [read more]
Great Mountain Forest, 201 Windrow Road
Free

1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Workshop: Fairy Garden Teacups [read more]
Karen Rossi Studio, 60 Estey Road
$Fee, registration required

2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Marie Kendall birthday party [read more]
Norfolk Historical Society, 13 Village Green
Free

2:00 to 3:30 p.m.
Workshop: Fly tying and fly fishing [read more]
Battell Chapel, 12 Litchfield Road
Free; limited places for fly tying, please sign up here

2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Snow date for Saturday’s skating party
Town skating rink, 23 Mountain Road
Free

2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Demonstration: Food as Medicine [read more]
Mountain View Green Retreat, 67 Litchfield Road
Free

3:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Concert: Foundry Saxophone Quartet [read more]
Norfolk Library, 9 Greenwoods Road East
Free

6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Live music: Sunday Sessions with Stan Sullivan [read more]
Infinity Bistro, 20 Greenwoods Road West
Free (no cover)