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Ice Skating

Norfolk Ice Skating Rink 50 Mountain Road, Norfolk, Connecticut

Mother Nature permitting, the Norfolk Volunteer Fire Department will have the town skating rink ready for skaters during WINter Weekend in Norfolk. The fire department and Town maintain the rink throughout the season and anyone may skate at their own risk any time that the ice is clear. Please make sure the ice is safe […]

Free

Hiking, Skiing, Snowshoeing

All around town Norfolk, Connecticut

Norfolk has miles of trails all over town, most of them maintained year-round by the Norfolk Land Trust and Great Mountain Forest. They are open for the public to enjoy on foot, snowshoes or skis, so put on something warm and come on out! Trail maps are linked from the organization names above.

Free

Wildlife Tracking Walk

Great Mountain Forest 201 Windrow Road, Norfolk, CT

There are always clues created by wildlife for us to decipher, telling a story of their habits and lives. We gain insight into Nature's mysteries by learning the language of track and sign. Who left this track? How did this feather get here? Why are the birds all calling from over there? Join Andy Dobos […]

$10

Art Show: Caryn King

Norfolk Library 9 Greenwoods Road East, Norfolk, CT

Floral still life paintings by Caryn King will be on display at the Norfolk Library throughout WINter Weekend in Norfolk. King is a narrative painter who began her artistic career as a sculptor working with clay. As one might expect, texture is very important to her paintings, which range from realism to the layered brushwork […]

Free

Indoor Farmers Market

Battell Chapel 12 Litchfield Road, Norfolk

Come have fun at this pop-up indoor event put on by the Norfolk Farmers Market! Enjoy live music by Andy Styles while shopping for bread, pies, cookies, fresh greens, clothing, works by local artists and more.

Free admission

Fly-tying/Fishing Workshop

Norfolk Hub 2 Station Place, Norfolk, CT

Expert fly fisherman Doug McDevitt is devoting his WINter Weekend in Norfolk to two special, all-day workshops open Saturday and Sunday to fishing enthusiasts at any level of experience. Doug will demonstrate the art and science of tying different flies, discuss fishing and offer his tips on where to go for the best experience. Participants […]

Free

Art Show: Lilly Woodworth

Norfolk Hub 2 Station Place, Norfolk, CT

Lilly Woodworth, a landscape and flower painter living and working in the northwest corner of Connecticut, says the natural world drives her imagery through an indirect path of memory and revision. Her work is at the Norfolk Hub during WINter Weekend in Norfolk.

Free

Art Show: Ani Jenkins

Guilded Artisan 3 Station Place, Norfolk, CT

The Guilded Artisan is featuring works by Ani Jenkins during WINter Weekend in Norfolk this year. Jenkins creates abstract wood sculptures, both free-standing and wall relief, from local wood and burls that she finds.

Free

Open House: Husky Meadows Farm

Husky Meadows Farm Norfolk, Connecticut

Drop in and see everything Husky Meadows Farm and its Seed & Spoon division have to offer! Meet Husky Meadows' new Farmer, Brett Ellis (fresh from the gardens of The French Laundry), watch Rana Justice demonstrate shiitake mushroom inoculation and enjoy a snack from the farm's kitchen team.

Free

Guided Tour, Stained Glass Windows

Battell Chapel 12 Litchfield Road, Norfolk

Battell Chapel’s beautiful stained glass windows were designed by D. Maitland Armstrong and Louis Comfort Tiffany. Three large windows designed by Armstrong and made of opalescent glass fill the west end of the chapel. Tiffany’s five smaller windows face them from the east; they depict the four seasons, with a brilliant sunrise as the center. […]

Free

Stained Glass Window Viewings, Battell Chapel

Battell Chapel 12 Litchfield Road, Norfolk

Battell Chapel’s beautiful stained glass windows were designed by D. Maitland Armstrong and Louis Comfort Tiffany. Three large windows designed by Armstrong and made of opalescent glass fill the west end of the chapel. Tiffany’s five smaller windows face them from the east; they depict the four seasons, with a brilliant sunrise as the center. […]

Bonfire, Skating, Hot Chocolate

Norfolk Ice Skating Rink 50 Mountain Road, Norfolk, Connecticut

The Norfolk Volunteer Fire Department will have a bonfire and s'mores beside the town skating rink, whether or not people can skate, and the Norfolk Lions Club Ambulance will have a table with hot cocoa for all comers. Rain cancels. The fire department and Town maintain the rink throughout the season and anyone may skate […]

Free

Ice Skating

Norfolk Ice Skating Rink 50 Mountain Road, Norfolk, Connecticut

Mother Nature permitting, the Norfolk Volunteer Fire Department will have the town skating rink ready for skaters during WINter Weekend in Norfolk. The fire department and Town maintain the rink throughout the season and anyone may skate at their own risk any time that the ice is clear. Please make sure the ice is safe […]

Free

Hiking, Skiing, Snowshoeing

All around town Norfolk, Connecticut

Norfolk has miles of trails all over town, most of them maintained year-round by the Norfolk Land Trust and Great Mountain Forest. They are open for the public to enjoy on foot, snowshoes or skis, so put on something warm and come on out! Trail maps are linked from the organization names above.

Free

Fly-tying/Fishing Workshop

Norfolk Hub 2 Station Place, Norfolk, CT

Expert fly fisherman Doug McDevitt is devoting his WINter Weekend in Norfolk to two special, all-day workshops open Saturday and Sunday to fishing enthusiasts at any level of experience. Doug will demonstrate the art and science of tying different flies, discuss fishing and offer his tips on where to go for the best experience. Participants […]

Free

Art Show: Lilly Woodworth

Norfolk Hub 2 Station Place, Norfolk, CT

Lilly Woodworth, a landscape and flower painter living and working in the northwest corner of Connecticut, says the natural world drives her imagery through an indirect path of memory and revision. Her work is at the Norfolk Hub during WINter Weekend in Norfolk.

Free

Art Show: Caryn King

Norfolk Library 9 Greenwoods Road East, Norfolk, CT

Floral still life paintings by Caryn King will be on display at the Norfolk Library throughout WINter Weekend in Norfolk. King is a narrative painter who began her artistic career as a sculptor working with clay. As one might expect, texture is very important to her paintings, which range from realism to the layered brushwork […]

Free

Winter Hiking Adventure: Encounters with Trees and Shrubs

Haystack Mountain state park Route 272 North/North Street, Norfolk, Connecticut

Learn about our native trees and shrubs on a hike through Haystack Mountain State Park sponsored by the conservation commission. Norfolk is home to a many native plants: a refuge for 45 species of trees and 69 species of shrubs and woody vines. On this hike you will learn to recognize many of these. Without […]

Free

Guided Tour, Stained Glass Windows

Battell Chapel 12 Litchfield Road, Norfolk

Battell Chapel’s beautiful stained glass windows were designed by D. Maitland Armstrong and Louis Comfort Tiffany. Three large windows designed by Armstrong and made of opalescent glass fill the west end of the chapel. Tiffany’s five smaller windows face them from the east; they depict the four seasons, with a brilliant sunrise as the center. […]

Free

Stained Glass Window Viewings, Battell Chapel

Battell Chapel 12 Litchfield Road, Norfolk

Battell Chapel’s beautiful stained glass windows were designed by D. Maitland Armstrong and Louis Comfort Tiffany. Three large windows designed by Armstrong and made of opalescent glass fill the west end of the chapel. Tiffany’s five smaller windows face them from the east; they depict the four seasons, with a brilliant sunrise as the center. […]

Free

Art Show: Ani Jenkins

Guilded Artisan 3 Station Place, Norfolk, CT

The Guilded Artisan is featuring works by Ani Jenkins during WINter Weekend in Norfolk this year. Jenkins creates abstract wood sculptures, both free-standing and wall relief, from local wood and burls that she finds.

Free

Art Reception: Ani Jenkins

Guilded Artisan 3 Station Place, Norfolk, CT

Reception for sculptor Ani Jenkins at the Guilded Artisan, which is featuring her works during WINter Weekend in Norfolk this year. Jenkins creates abstract wood sculptures, both free-standing and wall relief, from local wood and burls that she finds.

Free