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Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, 5 p.m.

St. Mary School Tree and Wreath Sale

Community

St. Mary Tree Lot
300 East Main Street, Branford, CT

ST. MARY SCHOOL
2014 TREE AND WREATH SALE

SALE BEGINS ON SATURDAY
NOVEMBER 29th, 2014 AND
WILL RUN UNTIL THE TREES
ARE GONE!!
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MONDAY - FRIDAY 5:00 - 8:00 PM
SATURDAY 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
SUNDAY 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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LOCATED AT 300 EAST MAIN STREET
(ACROSS THE STREET FROM BRANFORD FORD)

Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, 12 p.m.

The Essex Steam Train Presents: The Roaring 20's

Community

The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
One Railroad Avenue, Essex, CT

The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat was proud to launch the Roaring 20's year theme on Saturday, June 14th in conjunction with the Connecticut Office of Tourism's 10th annual Connecticut Open House Day.

Throughout the day, attendees will step back in time upon entering the station, and will experience an era themed authentic car show (six parked vehicles), meet characters from the decade, take a journey on the train, and much, much more! There are endless photo opportunities throughout the day including relaxing in an authentic living room, posing with Roaring 20's characters, and taking a ride aboard the locomotive.

Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, 12 p.m.

GoodStreets Holiday Pop-Up Shop

Community

GoodStreets
87 Whitfield Street #3, Guilford, CT

Join GoodStreets for a Holiday Pop Up Shop in collaboration with The Nutmeg Collective. The Nutmeg Collective is a group of Connecticut entrepreneur artists, crafters, and vintage curators whose mission is to help people looking to connect with other locals and to shop with and support local business. There will be eight artisans selling their products: Designer Dwellings - Home Decor
Hockman Photography - Photography Prints, Nutmeg Naturals - Homegoods, Treefort Naturals - Soaps and Lotions, MSDDesign - Stationary, Our Secret Treehouse - Illustrated Prints and Kingfisher Lane - jewelry. Make it a holiday weekend for last minute holiday gifts: stroll Guilford's fine shops and restaurants and attend the Pop Up Shop for some unique items.

Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, 5 p.m.

St. Mary School Tree and Wreath Sale

Community

St. Mary Tree Lot
300 East Main Street, Branford, CT

ST. MARY SCHOOL
2014 TREE AND WREATH SALE

SALE BEGINS ON SATURDAY
NOVEMBER 29th, 2014 AND
WILL RUN UNTIL THE TREES
ARE GONE!!
******************************
MONDAY - FRIDAY 5:00 - 8:00 PM
SATURDAY 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
SUNDAY 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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LOCATED AT 300 EAST MAIN STREET
(ACROSS THE STREET FROM BRANFORD FORD)

Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, 12 p.m.

The Essex Steam Train Presents: The Roaring 20's

Community

The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
One Railroad Avenue, Essex, CT

The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat was proud to launch the Roaring 20's year theme on Saturday, June 14th in conjunction with the Connecticut Office of Tourism's 10th annual Connecticut Open House Day.

Throughout the day, attendees will step back in time upon entering the station, and will experience an era themed authentic car show (six parked vehicles), meet characters from the decade, take a journey on the train, and much, much more! There are endless photo opportunities throughout the day including relaxing in an authentic living room, posing with Roaring 20's characters, and taking a ride aboard the locomotive.

Monday, Dec. 22, 2014, 5 p.m.

St. Mary School Tree and Wreath Sale

Community

St. Mary Tree Lot
300 East Main Street, Branford, CT

ST. MARY SCHOOL
2014 TREE AND WREATH SALE

SALE BEGINS ON SATURDAY
NOVEMBER 29th, 2014 AND
WILL RUN UNTIL THE TREES
ARE GONE!!
******************************
MONDAY - FRIDAY 5:00 - 8:00 PM
SATURDAY 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
SUNDAY 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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LOCATED AT 300 EAST MAIN STREET
(ACROSS THE STREET FROM BRANFORD FORD)

Monday, Dec. 22, 2014, 12 p.m.

The Essex Steam Train Presents: The Roaring 20's

Community

The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
One Railroad Avenue, Essex, CT

The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat was proud to launch the Roaring 20's year theme on Saturday, June 14th in conjunction with the Connecticut Office of Tourism's 10th annual Connecticut Open House Day.

Throughout the day, attendees will step back in time upon entering the station, and will experience an era themed authentic car show (six parked vehicles), meet characters from the decade, take a journey on the train, and much, much more! There are endless photo opportunities throughout the day including relaxing in an authentic living room, posing with Roaring 20's characters, and taking a ride aboard the locomotive.

Monday, Dec. 22, 2014, 7 p.m.

Overeaters Anonymous meeting, O. Saybrook, Monday nights

Community

St. Paul's Lutheran Church
56 Great Hammock Road (Rt. 154), Old Saybrook, CT

12 Step program of recovery for people with food issues

Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014, 5 p.m.

St. Mary School Tree and Wreath Sale

Community

St. Mary Tree Lot
300 East Main Street, Branford, CT

ST. MARY SCHOOL
2014 TREE AND WREATH SALE

SALE BEGINS ON SATURDAY
NOVEMBER 29th, 2014 AND
WILL RUN UNTIL THE TREES
ARE GONE!!
******************************
MONDAY - FRIDAY 5:00 - 8:00 PM
SATURDAY 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
SUNDAY 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
******************************
LOCATED AT 300 EAST MAIN STREET
(ACROSS THE STREET FROM BRANFORD FORD)

Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014, 12 p.m.

The Essex Steam Train Presents: The Roaring 20's

Community

The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
One Railroad Avenue, Essex, CT

The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat was proud to launch the Roaring 20's year theme on Saturday, June 14th in conjunction with the Connecticut Office of Tourism's 10th annual Connecticut Open House Day.

Throughout the day, attendees will step back in time upon entering the station, and will experience an era themed authentic car show (six parked vehicles), meet characters from the decade, take a journey on the train, and much, much more! There are endless photo opportunities throughout the day including relaxing in an authentic living room, posing with Roaring 20's characters, and taking a ride aboard the locomotive.

Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014, 5 p.m.

St. Mary School Tree and Wreath Sale

Community

St. Mary Tree Lot
300 East Main Street, Branford, CT

ST. MARY SCHOOL
2014 TREE AND WREATH SALE

SALE BEGINS ON SATURDAY
NOVEMBER 29th, 2014 AND
WILL RUN UNTIL THE TREES
ARE GONE!!
******************************
MONDAY - FRIDAY 5:00 - 8:00 PM
SATURDAY 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
SUNDAY 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
******************************
LOCATED AT 300 EAST MAIN STREET
(ACROSS THE STREET FROM BRANFORD FORD)

Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014, 12 p.m.

The Essex Steam Train Presents: The Roaring 20's

Community

The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
One Railroad Avenue, Essex, CT

The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat was proud to launch the Roaring 20's year theme on Saturday, June 14th in conjunction with the Connecticut Office of Tourism's 10th annual Connecticut Open House Day.

Throughout the day, attendees will step back in time upon entering the station, and will experience an era themed authentic car show (six parked vehicles), meet characters from the decade, take a journey on the train, and much, much more! There are endless photo opportunities throughout the day including relaxing in an authentic living room, posing with Roaring 20's characters, and taking a ride aboard the locomotive.

Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014, 10:45 a.m.

Tai Chi for Seniors, Wednesdays, O. Saybrook

Community

Estuary Council of Seniors
220 Main St., Old Saybrook, CT

10:45 a.m., $5; (860) 388-1611.

Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014, 12 p.m.

The Essex Steam Train Presents: The Roaring 20's

Community

The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
One Railroad Avenue, Essex, CT

The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat was proud to launch the Roaring 20's year theme on Saturday, June 14th in conjunction with the Connecticut Office of Tourism's 10th annual Connecticut Open House Day.

Throughout the day, attendees will step back in time upon entering the station, and will experience an era themed authentic car show (six parked vehicles), meet characters from the decade, take a journey on the train, and much, much more! There are endless photo opportunities throughout the day including relaxing in an authentic living room, posing with Roaring 20's characters, and taking a ride aboard the locomotive.

Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014, 7:30 p.m.

Families Anonymous, Thursdays, O. Saybrook

Community

Grace Episcopal Church
Main Street, Old Saybrook, CT

7:30 p.m., for family or friends affected by drugs, alcohol or emotional problems; (860) 739-2483.

Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014, 7 p.m.

Swing Class

Community

Bodi N Motion
2351 Boston Post Rd., Guilford,

Tired of sitting and watching others dance and have fun at parties and weddings? Come learn East Coast, Lindy and West Coast Swing & enjoy the groovin' music of Pop, Rock & Swing Bands. This one hour class is for Beginners and Intermediate dancers. Partners are suggested but not necessary. Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes that can slide, no sandals.

Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014, 12 p.m.

CDR Christmas Feast

Community

Community Dining Room (CDR)
30 Harrison Ave., Branford, CT

Donations needed.

Friday, Dec. 26, 2014, 12 p.m.

The Essex Steam Train Presents: The Roaring 20's

Community

The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
One Railroad Avenue, Essex, CT

The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat was proud to launch the Roaring 20's year theme on Saturday, June 14th in conjunction with the Connecticut Office of Tourism's 10th annual Connecticut Open House Day.

Throughout the day, attendees will step back in time upon entering the station, and will experience an era themed authentic car show (six parked vehicles), meet characters from the decade, take a journey on the train, and much, much more! There are endless photo opportunities throughout the day including relaxing in an authentic living room, posing with Roaring 20's characters, and taking a ride aboard the locomotive.

Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014, 12 p.m.

The Essex Steam Train Presents: The Roaring 20's

Community

The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
One Railroad Avenue, Essex, CT

The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat was proud to launch the Roaring 20's year theme on Saturday, June 14th in conjunction with the Connecticut Office of Tourism's 10th annual Connecticut Open House Day.

Throughout the day, attendees will step back in time upon entering the station, and will experience an era themed authentic car show (six parked vehicles), meet characters from the decade, take a journey on the train, and much, much more! There are endless photo opportunities throughout the day including relaxing in an authentic living room, posing with Roaring 20's characters, and taking a ride aboard the locomotive.

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