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Tag Sale Sat. Oct. 1, 2011

In Chester CT Events, Shopping on September 30, 2011 at 9:36 am

Saturday, October 1st
9am to 3pm
40 Pleasant Street, Chester CT
Lots of great stuff.
Couches, shelving, dishes, books, books, books, 3 almost new mattresses, Pottery Barn farm table, chairs sets, antique wicker table & chair/set.
IKEA office furniture and shelving! file cabinet, office misc!
baskets, misc glasses & kitchen containers.
Outdoor table and chairs, garden planters and tools…..
Beautifully refinished player piano w/ 40 rolls of music!

Gorgeous piece of furniture, an amazing instrument and sound,
and turns every social gathering into a fun party!
(piano is offsite but we’re happy to show you photos 
and set up a time to play it)

so stop by even if it rains!
Come and get it cause I don’t wanna take it!
See you Saturday.
Pass this on…..

Rockfall Foundation Greening and Growing Middlesex County

In Near By Events on September 14, 2011 at 8:17 pm

Founded in 1935, The Rockfall Foundation supports environmental education, conservation and planning initiatives in Middlesex County. As one of Connecticut’s oldest environmental organizations, its mission is to be a catalyst– bringing people together and supporting organizations to conserve and enhance the county’s natural environment.

Join The Rockfall Foundation

 25th Annual Symposium

Thursday, October 13, 2011

8:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

The Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center

Optional lunch and Common Good Gardens tour follows at Grace Episcopal Church.  

 In an era of global peaks in availability of oil, water and healthy soils, how can Middlesex County plan and reclaim its agricultural legacy to create a healthful, sustainable food system and maximize community self-reliance?

Registration & Location

The Symposium fee of $50.00 includes all materials and coffee breaks.

Registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis. 

A reduced fee of $40 is offered to those who respond prior to October 6th.

$15 optional lunch must be ordered in advance.

No refunds after October 12th.

To Register

By phone: Please call the Rockfall office (860)347-0340

By e-mail: Send your request to:

By mail: Mail registration form posted on the Events page of Rockfall’s website

For discount fee, mail must be postmarked no later than October 6.

All checks should be mde out to: The Rockfall Foundation; memo: sympsoium


The Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center

300 Main Street

Old Saybrook, CT

Grace Episcopal Church/Common Good Gardens (optional lunch &  garden tour)

336 Main Street

Old Saybrook, CT

Dalton Ghetti: Pencil Tip Sculpture

In Uncategorized on September 14, 2011 at 8:03 pm

Dalton Ghetti

Pencil Tip Sculpture

on display

August 19 – October 10


Lori Warner Gallery

Chester Land Trust Fair & Harvest Dinner Sept. 17, 2011

In Chester CT Events on September 14, 2011 at 10:42 am

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The Fair will be held on the Chester Meeting House green from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Local arts & crafts, environmental, sustainable land use, and alternative energy information will be featured under and around our three tents. The Harvest Dinner, following the Fair will be served from 5~7 p.m. inside the Chester Meeting House.

The Fair is free to the public.  Dinner tickets are $16 per person.  For more information please contact Errol Horner at or call 860 526 1137

…read full article here.

41st Annual Lobster Festival

In Chester CT Events on September 9, 2011 at 6:27 pm

Wow! We know we are late in getting the word out about this … but tickets may still be available.

Click here for more info.