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February 2019

Indoor Farmers Market

February 23 at 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Norfolk Farmers Market, 19 Maple Avenue
Norfolk, CT 06058
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Free admission

The Norfolk Farmers Market moves indoors with local great food and artisan wares. This market features a drawing for a market bag and a $20 gift certificate.

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Hot Cider and Doughnuts

February 23 at 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Norfolk Lions Club Ambulance building, 7 Shepard Road
Norfolk, Connecticut 06058
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Free

The Norfolk Lions Club Ambulance service is holding an open house complete with hot cider and doughnuts.

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Art Show, Victor Leger

February 23 at 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Norfolk Library, 9 Greenwoods Road East
Norfolk, CT 06058
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Free

Oil painter Victor Leger's Recent Landscapes capture vistas of Litchfield County, the coast of Maine and the Southwest. His works are in private and public collections across the US and Canada. The show will remain through February 27.

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Video Showings of Haystack Book Talks

February 23 at 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Norfolk Hub, 2 Station Place
Norfolk, CT 06058
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Free

Re-visit Haystack Book Talks 2018, in the Norfolk Hub conference room, with recorded showings of five talks by authors on a wide range of topics to celebrate ideas and discourse. Each talk lasts about one hour. The photograph on the wall is by Norfolk resident Peter Coffeen, second in a series of 12 that will change once a month. SATURDAY 11:00 a.m. - When Picket Fences Burn Rumaan Alam, That Kind of Mother, and Angelica Baker, Our Little Racket, discuss…

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Handmade Art Journals with Leslie Watkins

February 23 at 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Norfolk Hub, 2 Station Place
Norfolk, CT 06058
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Free

Learn how to make an art journal from readily available materials. Artist/writer/gardener Leslie Watkins will demonstrate the use of bookbinding tools and materials, including watercolor and calligraphy.

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Stained Glass Window Tours, Immaculate Conception Church

February 23 at 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Church of the Immaculate Conception, 4 North Street
Norfolk, CT 06058
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Free

A docent will be at the church to tell visitors about its stained glass windows. The church is always open and help from a parishioner can be arranged at other times by special request.

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Meet the Artist, Pamela Harnois

February 23 at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Artisans Guild, 3 Station Place
Norfolk, CT 06058
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Free

Meet watercolor artist Pamela Harnois at the Artisans Guild, where her work will be on display throughout the weekend. Pamela has previously shown her work in numerous shows throughout California and New England.

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Open Sugarhouse

February 23 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Great Mountain Forest, 201 Windrow Road
Norfolk, CT 06058
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Free

Alas, Mother Nature didn't cooperate and Great Mountain Forest is cancelling its open house for Saturday. Forester Russell Russ says, "There just isn’t enough sap to even come close to trying to boil. Not even close.... Very slim chance that enough sap will flow on Saturday so we could boil on Sunday, but we will take a look Saturday afternoon" and make an announcement then. Here's a chance to visit the Great Mountain Forest sugarhouse and see how sap is…

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Ancient Fire-Making Techniques

February 23 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Green, Village Green
Norfolk, CT 06058
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Free

We're sorry, Matthew Johnson has had to cancel this event due to illness. Matthew Johnson will demonstrate how people made fires before they invented matches.

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Music Among Friends

February 23 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Norfolk Library, 9 Greenwoods Road East
Norfolk, CT 06058
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Free (call for reservation)

An informal performance and audience discussion of piano works by Krists Auznieks.

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Talk: All About Wolf Trees

February 23 at 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Norfolk Library, 9 Greenwoods Road East
Norfolk, CT 06058
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Free

Thousands of old abandoned-pasture trees...known as wolf trees...stand in the New England woods. Michael Gaige will describe their history and ecological role in a talk at the Norfolk Land Trust's annual open meeting.

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Astronomy Night: Winter Constellations

February 23 at 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Winter Astronomy Site, 24 Mountain Road, opposite the ballfield
Norfolk, Connecticut 06058
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Free

We're sorry, Matthew Johnson has had to cancel this event due to illness. Observe winter constellations from Mountain Road, opposite the town ballfield and skating rink. Astronomer Matthew Johnson will be on hand with explanations and interesting stories about the stars. Bring a telescope or binoculars if you can and dress warmly for those moments away from the bonfire. If the sky is cloudy, this event will not take place. Watch this space.

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Concert: Doobie Others

February 23 at 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Infinity Music Hall, 20 Greenwoods Road West
Norfolk, CT 06058
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$Ticketed

The Doobie Others are the New York/Tri-State area’s tribute to none other than the Doobie Brothers. Like the great American originals they are driven by superior songwriting, powerful harmonies and high-energy performances.

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Skating on Town Rink

February 24
Norfolk Ice Skating Rink, 23 Mountain Road
Norfolk, Connecticut 06058
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Free

The town skating rink on Mountain Road is be open whenever weather permits for you to skate at your own risk. Kelly Kandra Hughes, who skated on her high school team, will be offering basic lessons between 10 and 11 a.m. on Saturday, February 23. Kids 10 years old or younger must wear a helmet (a bike helmet is fine).

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Hike, Bike, Ski or Snowshoe on Northbrook Trail

February 24
Free

Bring your mountain bike, skis or snowshoes and use them on Northbrook Trail, Norfolk's first complete section of converted railroad bed. Parking will be available at both ends of the trail: the state Department of Transportation garage at 190 North Street (east end) and at the Stoney Lonesome trailhead on Ashpohtag Road (west end). And of course you can walk!

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Pancake Breakfast

February 24 at 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Church of the Immaculate Conception, 4 North Street
Norfolk, CT 06058
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Free

Start the day feeling warm and well fed. Enjoy delectable pancakes, coffee and trimmings in Klauer Hall at Immaculate Conception Church. Parking is behind the church.

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Demos and Open Studio, Paul-Robert Blackman

February 24 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Belle Mountain Arboriculture, between 26 and 38 Windrow Road
Norfolk, Connecticut 06058
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Free

Paul-Robert Blackman, of Belle Mountain Arboriculture, makes furniture and household items using reclaimed timber and traditional carving techniques. He will demonstrate various techniques all day Saturday and on Sunday morning. He will be at the Norfolk Hub on Sunday afternoon until 3:00 p.m., but the studio will be open to visitors. Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Hand carving serving bowls with traditional gouges and mallets. 12:00 to 3:00 p.m. Wood turning demonstration, using reclaimed timber to create wooden mushrooms…

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Art Show, Susannah Anderson

February 24 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Norfolk Hub, 2 Station Place
Norfolk, CT 06058
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Free

Susannah Anderson explores travel as transformation in a series of paintings based on landscape photographs taken during her family's 2017 cross-country move to Norfolk. Her signature pet portraits in watercolor, acrylic, pencil and magic marker are also on view in this first solo exhibition.

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Knit-In, Demos of Weaving and Pompom Making

February 24 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Norfolk Hub, 2 Station Place
Norfolk, CT 06058
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Free

Join the Norfolk Knitters as they work on their own projects, demonstrate weaving and show how to make pompoms. Everyone is welcome, from beginners to experts.

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Art Show, Pamela Harnois

February 24 at 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Artisans Guild, 3 Station Place
Norfolk, CT 06058
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Free

Watercolors by Pamela Harnois will be on display at the Artisans Guild throughout the weekend. Pamela has previously shown her work in numerous shows throughout California and New England.

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Artisan Demos

February 24 at 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Artisans Guild, 3 Station Place
Norfolk, CT 06058
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Free

Vee Kausel and Kathy Williams will demonstrate their rug hooking and needle punching skills at the Artisans Guild. The two plan to be at the Guild all day on both Saturday and Sunday.

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Marie Kendall Ice Storm Photographs

February 24 at 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Norfolk Historical Society Museum, 13 Village Green
Norfolk, CT 06058
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Free

After the Great Ice Storm of February 1898, Marie Kendall spent a week photographing the landscape in and beyond Norfolk. Crystal Portraits, a short film produced by the Norfolk Historical Society, presents her amazing photographs on Saturday and Sunday. A companion exhibit, Stuck Indoors, showcases some of the museum’s collection of children’s toys, including the magnificent Coffin family dollhouse.

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Art Show, Victor Leger

February 24 at 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Norfolk Library, 9 Greenwoods Road East
Norfolk, CT 06058
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Free

Oil painter Victor Leger's Recent Landscapes capture vistas of Litchfield County, the coast of Maine and the Southwest. His works are in private and public collections across the US and Canada. The show will remain through February 27.

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Video Showings of Haystack Book Talks

February 24 at 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Norfolk Hub, 2 Station Place
Norfolk, CT 06058
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Free

Re-visit Haystack Book Talks 2018, in the Norfolk Hub conference room, with recorded showings of five talks by authors on a wide range of topics to celebrate ideas and discourse. Each talk lasts about one hour. The photograph on the wall is by Norfolk resident Peter Coffeen, second in a series of 12 that will change once a month. SATURDAY 11:00 a.m. - When Picket Fences Burn Rumaan Alam, That Kind of Mother, and Angelica Baker, Our Little Racket, discuss…

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Stained Glass Window Tours, Immaculate Conception Church

February 24 at 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Church of the Immaculate Conception, 4 North Street
Norfolk, CT 06058
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Free

Following mass (11:30 to 12:30), a docent will be on hand to talk about the stained glass windows. The church is always open and help from a parishioner can be arranged at other times by special request.

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Open Sugarhouse

February 24 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Great Mountain Forest, 201 Windrow Road
Norfolk, CT 06058
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Free

In the final update about its open sugarhouse, Great Mountain Forest says: “Just checked our sap tanks and there still isn’t enough sap. It ran a little today, but still not nearly enough. Regretfully, GMF will have to cancel its planned open sugarhouse again on Sunday. GMF welcomes and looks forward to sugarhouse visitors when the sap season is in progress. People can check out GMF on social media sites for sugarhouse updates.” Here's a chance to visit the Great…

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Mini Maker-Space

February 24 at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Norfolk Hub, 2 Station Place
Norfolk, CT 06058
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Free

Celebrate the growing momentum for a permanent Norfolk Net maker space! Join artists and other craftspeople, and participate in their projects. Karen Rossi will bring her laser-cut paper shapes to make mini mobiles. Visitors can decorate the shapes with paint pens and markers, then learn how to balance and hang them properly. Bring broken jewelry and beads to personalize your piece, if desired. Karen will also bring her PVC Rainbow sections to be decorated with positive messages. Sections will be…

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Open House with Tastings and More

February 24 at 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mountain View Green Retreat, 67 Litchfield Road
Norfolk, 06058
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Free

Open house at the Mountain View Green Retreat offers a chance to sample its food, teas and mini spa services.

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Cooking Class

February 24 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Station Place Cafe, 10 Station Place
Norfolk, Connecticut 06058
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$Fee

We regret to announce that, due to unforeseen circumstances, Chef Stefanie has had to cancel her cooking class. Stefanie Gouey, owner of Station Place Cafe, will teach the art of making chicken pot pie with a puff pastry crust. To reserve one of the 12 places, call 860-542-2555 or email stationplacecafe@gmail.com. There is a $10 fee to cover ingredients. Others are welcome to come watch and learn.

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Sunday Sessions, Jeff Blaney

February 24 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Infinity Bistro, 20 Greenwoods Road West
Norfolk, 06058
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Free

Sunday Sessions at Infinity Music Hall's bistro features singer/songwriter Jeff Blaney for Winter Weekend in Norfolk!

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