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370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
(203) 259-1598 https://www.fairfieldhistory.org
Fairfield Historical Society / Fairfield Museum

August 2019

The 1750 Ogden House & Colonial Garden

August 11, 2019 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until September 1, 2019

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Open on Sundays, 1:00pm-4:00pm from June 2, – September 1, 2019 and by appointment. This saltbox house was built in 1750 for David Ogden at the time of his marriage to Jane Sturges. For the next 125 years it was home for the Ogden family in the farming and coastal shipping town of Fairfield. The property once included nearly 75 acres of farmland and several outbuildings. Today, the Ogden House welcomes visitors to discover more about the life of a colonial family.…

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Jazz Fridays: Nicole Pasternak Trio featuring Ralph Lalama and Michael Coppola

August 16, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Vocalist NICOLE PASTERNAK has built an appreciative audience in the Northeast and beyond with her honest, swinging voice and effortless attitude. Inspired by singers like Ella Fitzgerald, Peggy Lee, Billie Holiday, Rosemary Clooney and Anita O’Day, she shines on traditional Swing songs, renders heartfelt ballads, is a natural improviser and performs her own compositions, as well. She is at ease with everything from duo to big band, giving her broad artistic range. Listen.com said, “This sassy jazz singer has a…

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Town Green Walking Tour

August 17, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
Free – $8.00

Do you have a burning question about the history of Fairfield? Enjoy a guided tour of the historic Green and learn about the people, places, and events that shaped Fairfield’s 375 years of history. Walk on the site of the 1639 colonial settlement and find out more about Roger Ludlow, Fairfield’s Puritan roots, and the 17th century “witch ducking experiments.” Pass by the 1780 Burr Homestead where John Hancock married Dorothy Quincy and learn how Thaddeus and Eunice Burr honored…

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The 1750 Ogden House & Colonial Garden

August 18, 2019 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until September 1, 2019

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Open on Sundays, 1:00pm-4:00pm from June 2, – September 1, 2019 and by appointment. This saltbox house was built in 1750 for David Ogden at the time of his marriage to Jane Sturges. For the next 125 years it was home for the Ogden family in the farming and coastal shipping town of Fairfield. The property once included nearly 75 acres of farmland and several outbuildings. Today, the Ogden House welcomes visitors to discover more about the life of a colonial family.…

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Summer Camp Session 6: Colonial Life

August 19, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until August 23, 2019

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
$225 – $250

Step back in time and discover what life was like in Colonial times at the 1750 Ogden House, located at 1520 Bronson Road in Fairfield. Dipping candles, writing with a feather pen and ink, and making homemade butter and ice cream were all in a day’s work. Campers spend four days learning and playing at the Ogden House, a Fairfield Saltbox home dating back to 1750, and the final day on the historic Town Green exploring a 19th century schoolhouse…

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Summer Camp Session 6: Colonial Life

August 20, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until August 23, 2019

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
$225 – $250

Step back in time and discover what life was like in Colonial times at the 1750 Ogden House, located at 1520 Bronson Road in Fairfield. Dipping candles, writing with a feather pen and ink, and making homemade butter and ice cream were all in a day’s work. Campers spend four days learning and playing at the Ogden House, a Fairfield Saltbox home dating back to 1750, and the final day on the historic Town Green exploring a 19th century schoolhouse…

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Summer Camp Session 6: Colonial Life

August 21, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until August 23, 2019

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
$225 – $250

Step back in time and discover what life was like in Colonial times at the 1750 Ogden House, located at 1520 Bronson Road in Fairfield. Dipping candles, writing with a feather pen and ink, and making homemade butter and ice cream were all in a day’s work. Campers spend four days learning and playing at the Ogden House, a Fairfield Saltbox home dating back to 1750, and the final day on the historic Town Green exploring a 19th century schoolhouse…

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Summer Camp Session 6: Colonial Life

August 22, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until August 23, 2019

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
$225 – $250

Step back in time and discover what life was like in Colonial times at the 1750 Ogden House, located at 1520 Bronson Road in Fairfield. Dipping candles, writing with a feather pen and ink, and making homemade butter and ice cream were all in a day’s work. Campers spend four days learning and playing at the Ogden House, a Fairfield Saltbox home dating back to 1750, and the final day on the historic Town Green exploring a 19th century schoolhouse…

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Brooklawn: A Walk in the Park – Opening Reception       

August 22, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

The Brooklawn neighborhood developed as an outgrowth of Bridgeport’s industrial revolution, providing a specially designed enclave for the booming city’s business leaders. Enjoy photographer Ari Burling’s luminous early morning photographs of the Brooklawn neighborhood and its unique landscape and architecture. Historical vignettes of the home’s original owners and their businesses will be featured alongside objects from the Museum’s collections. Burling will open the reception with remarks about his photographs, and Fairfield Museum's Curator of Exhibitions Laurie Lamarre will speak on…

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Summer Camp Session 6: Colonial Life

August 23, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until August 23, 2019

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
$225 – $250

Step back in time and discover what life was like in Colonial times at the 1750 Ogden House, located at 1520 Bronson Road in Fairfield. Dipping candles, writing with a feather pen and ink, and making homemade butter and ice cream were all in a day’s work. Campers spend four days learning and playing at the Ogden House, a Fairfield Saltbox home dating back to 1750, and the final day on the historic Town Green exploring a 19th century schoolhouse…

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Jazz Fridays: Jen Durkin and her jazz ensemble comprised of members of her band “The Business”

August 23, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Jen Durkin is a Fairfield-based vocalist who got her start attending Berklee College of Music. She then moved to New York City, where she studied a broad range of musical styles, from gospel, jazz, blues and funk.   This concert series on the Fairfield Museum patio features the best talented regional jazz artists and ensembles! Bring your own chair or blanket. The concerts will take place rain or shine. In case of inclement weather, the performances will move indoors. Jazz…

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The 1750 Ogden House & Colonial Garden

August 25, 2019 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until September 1, 2019

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Open on Sundays, 1:00pm-4:00pm from June 2, – September 1, 2019 and by appointment. This saltbox house was built in 1750 for David Ogden at the time of his marriage to Jane Sturges. For the next 125 years it was home for the Ogden family in the farming and coastal shipping town of Fairfield. The property once included nearly 75 acres of farmland and several outbuildings. Today, the Ogden House welcomes visitors to discover more about the life of a colonial family.…

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Jazz Fridays: Chris Coogan Quartet

August 30, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Chris Coogan has spent a lifetime astounding audiences with his jazz and gospel music.   The N.Y Times calls him “a masterful pianist”.  Winner of the John Lennon song Writing Competition, he has recorded 8 CDS featuring his original jazz and gospel music.  He has performed at Manhattan’s Blue Note and Montreaux Jazz Festival and shared the spotlight with musical legends Bette Midler, Donna Summer, Paul Shaffer, Stevie Van Zant, Ronnie Spector, Darlene Love, Mavis Staples, Phoebe Snow and Lesley Gore. …

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September 2019

The 1750 Ogden House & Colonial Garden

September 1, 2019 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until September 1, 2019

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Open on Sundays, 1:00pm-4:00pm from June 2, – September 1, 2019 and by appointment. This saltbox house was built in 1750 for David Ogden at the time of his marriage to Jane Sturges. For the next 125 years it was home for the Ogden family in the farming and coastal shipping town of Fairfield. The property once included nearly 75 acres of farmland and several outbuildings. Today, the Ogden House welcomes visitors to discover more about the life of a colonial family.…

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Make Your Mark: Closing Reception

September 13, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

  Join us for a Friday the 13th Happy Hour with live painting by John Paul O'Grodnick and complimentary refreshments. The last chance to see this exhibition before it closes.  How do you leave your mark on your community? On walls, on objects, on the human body, on paper…what does it mean to stamp your label, leave a paint stroke, sign your name, or sew a stitch? This exhibition explores how people – whether quilters, silversmiths, street artists or painters –…

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Executive Privilege – Its History of Use and Abuse

September 15, 2019 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Co-presented with the Fairfield League of Women Voters Although nowhere cited in the U.S. Constitution, presidents from George Washington on have asserted the claim now called “executive privilege” to resist efforts of Congress, the courts and the public to secure internal documents about their administrations. Is such a use of executive privilege a legitimate presidential power? Does it hold under definitive cases like U.S. v. Nixon? This presentation will explore the history behind this question, identifying the legal basis for…

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Famous Families of Fairfield Historical Bike Tour

September 22, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
$8 – $10

Fairfield residents are invited to join the Famous Families of Fairfield historic bike ride on Sunday, September 22 at 1:00PM. Hosted by the Fairfield Museum & History Center and the Fairfield Bicycle and Pedestrian Committee, the tour will visit various points of interest and recount the stories of important families from Fairfield’s long history, many of whose names are still well documented on the streets and buildings of the town. “A bike tour provides a great way to access many…

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History Bites: American Lighthouses and the Restoration of Fayerweather Light with Jeremy D’Entremont

September 25, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Jeremy D'Entremont is the historian and president of the American Lighthouse Foundation, the founder and chairman of Friends of Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouses, and the author of more than 20 books and hundreds of articles on lighthouses and maritime history. He is also the host of the podcast "Light Hearted" for the U.S. Lighthouse Society and has appeared on numerous national TV and radio programs discussing lighthouse history. His presentations always highlight the rich human history of lighthouses, focusing on the…

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October 2019

From the Ground Up: Fairfield’s Foods – Opening Reception

October 3, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Enjoy snacks provided by BD Provisions and hard cider served by Spoke + Spy Ciderworks while being the first to see this new exhibition! The food we eat helps define us. It is woven through our cultural traditions and our local landscape, as well as into wider global economies. This exhibition will explore how local foods are important to our traditions and how they have shaped Fairfield and our region’s identity over time. Explore the kitchen with a closer look…

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Museum After Dark: New Archaeological Findings of the Battle of Pequot Swamp

October 10, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
Free

Reception: 6 – 6:30pm. Presentation: 6:30pm $5 Suggested Donation for non-members In partnership with the National Park Service, as part of its Battlefields of the Pequot War project, the Fairfield Museum recently completed exciting field research to discover details of the Battle of Pequot Swamp (also known as Munnacommock Swamp), which occurred in 1637 in present day Southport.  The battle was the last engagement of the Pequot War and was an important catalyst for English settlement of Fairfield and Southport.…

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A History of the American House Part II with John Milnes Baker

October 16, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

John Milnes Baker, AIA, architect and author, will present the second half of his “The History of the American House” on October 16th. A recap of Part 1 and preview for part II can be seen here. He continues his survey of residential design from Washington Irving’s Sunny side completed in 1835 through the “Victorian” styles popular until the Centennial Celebration of 1876. From there the program explores the Reminiscent styles, the Palatial Palaces of the Guilded Age and traces…

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Behind the Scenes with Fairfield’s Foods: Curator Tours

October 19, 2019
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Enjoy a behind-the-scenes tour into Fairfield’s food history with curator Laurie Lamarre with an inside look into the museum’s new exhibition “From the Ground Up: Fairfield’s Foods,” as well as the newly renovated “Creating Community” gallery and the Victorian Barn on Museum Commons. These 30-minute tours are free with Museum admission. Tour Times: 1:00pm & 2:00pm     Exhibition Information: The food we eat helps define us. It is woven through our cultural traditions and our local landscape, as well…

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Legends and Hauntings Tour

October 25, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
$10 – $15

Get chilled to the bone listening to haunting legends, superstitions, and local folklore as night descends. Did body snatching happen in the cemetery? Are there ghosts in Sun Tavern? Did witches really live here? Find out tonight! Attendees are encouraged to wear Halloween costumes! Please register early, as this popular event does fill up quickly. Please bring a flashlight!       Alternate Showtimes Friday, October 25 6:00 – 7:30pm Saturday, October 26 4:00- 5:30pm Saturday, October 26 6:00 –…

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Legends and Hauntings Tour

October 26, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
$10 – $15

Get chilled to the bone listening to haunting legends, superstitions, and local folklore as night descends. Did body snatching happen in the cemetery? Are there ghosts in Sun Tavern? Did witches really live here? Find out tonight! Attendees are encouraged to wear Halloween costumes! Please register early, as this popular event does fill up quickly. Please bring a flashlight!       Alternate Showtimes Friday, October 25 6:00 - 7:30pm Saturday, October 26 4:00- 5:30pm Saturday, October 26 6:00 -…

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Legends and Hauntings Tour

October 26, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
$10 – $15

Get chilled to the bone listening to haunting legends, superstitions, and local folklore as night descends. Did body snatching happen in the cemetery? Are there ghosts in Sun Tavern? Did witches really live here? Find out tonight! Attendees are encouraged to wear Halloween costumes! Please register early, as this popular event does fill up quickly. Please bring a flashlight!       Alternate Showtimes  Friday, October 25 6:00 - 7:30pm Saturday, October 26 4:00- 5:30pm Saturday, October 26 6:00 -…

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Halloween on the Green

October 27, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

UPDATE: We would like to confirm that despite inclement weather Halloween on the Green will still be in full swing this Sunday 12:00 - 4:00PM. Festivities will now be moved inside the Fairfield Museum located at 370 Beach Road. Come dry off inside and enjoy trick-or-treating, giveaways, performances, music, food trucks, games, crafts, activities and more! The beloved Costume Parade begins at 1:00pm! Elaborate Halloween displays will be set up in the historic buildings on the Museum Commons (Sun Tavern…

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November 2019

Family Focus: Election Day Party

November 5, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Enjoy this day off from school and celebrate the most important day of the year, Fairfield style! Visitors will learn about the history of voting, its importance to the evolution of Fairfield History, and have fun creating a series of star spangled crafts. The icing on the cake is an Election Day dessert that everyone can enjoy.   Sponsored by:

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Segregated by Design: How did we get here?

November 7, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

The History of Segregation and Affordable Housing in Fairfield County Connecticut is one of the most segregated states in the country - and this segregation was generated by a long history of public and private actions. It is something we have inherited as a society. Please join us for this two-part series hosted by the Fairfield Museum and Westport Historical Society in partnership with Open Communities Alliance, First Church Congregational of Fairfield, and TEAM Westport.      Part 1 -…

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History Bites- An Artist at Work: Robert Lambdin’s Black Rock Bank & Trust Co. Mural with Kathleen Bennewitz

November 13, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Learn how and why Black Rock Bank & Trust Co. in 1948 turned to longtime Westport resident Robert Lambdin to create this mural for its Fairfield Avenue & Brewster Street office. Lambdin, who was not new to mural work, was hired to blend his artistic license and skill, knowledge of local history with 20th century marketing. The mural scene commemorated the vital role Black Rock Harbor played around 1810 to the maritime and community life of the region, while its…

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Pie “Night” at the Sun Tavern

November 17, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
Free

Join us in an authentic colonial tavern for this fun afternoon which harkens back to an old Fairfield tradition with some modern twists featuring Leslie Evans, food historian, museum director of Avery-Copp House in Groton. Leslie will lead an interactive presentation that focuses on 19th century foods and what life was like living on a farm. Sample some seasonal snacks, learn about long term food preservation, and try your hand at some kitchen chores. Of course you get to participate…

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The History of Segregation and Affordable Housing in Fairfield County, Part Two

November 20, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Free program located offsite at the Saugatuck Congregational Church, Hoskins Hall Connecticut is one of the most segregated states in the country due to a long history of public and private actions. Please join us to explore this history and its consequences in this two-part series hosted by the Fairfield and Westport Museums in partnership with Open Communities Alliance, TEAM Westport and the First Church Congregational of Fairfield.  Part Two: De-Designing Segregation: Strategies to unwind Residential Segregation  Please join us for Part…

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2019 Pop Up Market

November 23, 2019 @ 10:00 am - November 24, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

The Fairfield Museum and the Fairfield Chapter of the National Charity League are pleased to announce the 6th annual Holiday Pop-Up Market! This exciting Market of holiday gifts at the Museum is a wonderful kick-off to the holiday season! With dozens of fabulous vendors, a raffle and more! $5 suggested donation We hope you'll join us for this festive fundraiser!  A special THANK YOU to Christine O'Shea of Driftwood Farmhouse for decorating the Museum for the holiday season! This year’s…

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Small Business Saturday

November 30, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Shop local at the Museum Shop and get a jump start on the holidays! Join us for cider, cookies, tax free shopping, and a special promotion! Buy five packs of the delightful watercolor Onion Hill Design cards by Kassie Foss and get one free! The Shop is stocked with hostess gifts, Fairfield items, ornaments, stocking stuffers, books, posters, and more!

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December 2019

Museum Store Sunday

December 1, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Join us on this special shopping day! We’ll have cider and cookies, and customers will get a free re-usable shopping bag and limited edition Woodberry pewter ornament with any Museum Shop purchase! The shop is always tax-free with plenty of parking. Proceeds benefit Fairfield Museum’s educational programs and free community events.

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Holiday Express Train Show Opening Night

December 6, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

  Special Opening Night Admission: $3; Free for children 5 and under; Family Four Packs are $10. It’s a magical night in Fairfield when families gather on the Town Hall Green for music, fellowship and the annual Tree Lighting on Friday, December 6th. This year the Fairfield Museum will be an exciting part of the festivities as the popular Holiday Express Train Show hosts its grand Opening Night from 5:00-8:00pm that same evening. These extended hours will give families with…

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Local Heroes: What’s Your Emergency? – Opening Reception

December 6, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

This family-friendly exhibition takes visitors through the story of a local Nor’easter, and how Fairfield’s local heroes, our first responders, team up to keep our communities and residents safe. Illustrations by Fairfield County artist Christine Kornacki weave together the story of a fictional nor’easter with historical photographs and artifacts from the museum’s collection to explore what happens when the Nor’easter brings an emergency situation, and the support citizens receive when dialing  9-1-1.  This exhibition opens simultaneously with Holiday Express Train Show and will be on display through April 5, 2020. On Opening…

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Choo Choo Storytime

December 10, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Discover adventures on the tracks with books that spark the imagination every Tuesday morning this December.  Then visit the Holiday Express Train Show and our kid-friendly "Local Heroes" exhibition, both of which open daily at 10am. This event is FREE. Admission is charged for the Holiday Express Train Show, which opens daily at 10am.      

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Holiday Crafts & Cookies

December 13, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Join us Friday evenings when the Train Show is open late for fun, hands-on activities and refreshments.  Free with Admission

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Candy House Workshop

December 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
$15 – $18

Holiday fun for the whole family. Celebrate the magic of the season by creating a sweet and colorful Candy House built with recycled materials and lots of sweet treats! Let your imagination bring to life a holiday scene decorated with gumdrops, peppermints, marshmallows, licorice, and more! Members: $15; Non-Members: $18 per house. Please RSVP Below 10:00am - 11:30am 12:00pm - 1:30pm 2:00pm - 3:30pm   SPONSORED BY:

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Candy House Workshop

December 14, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
$15 – $18

Holiday fun for the whole family. Celebrate the magic of the season by creating a sweet and colorful Candy House built with recycled materials and lots of sweet treats! Let your imagination bring to life a holiday scene decorated with gumdrops, peppermints, marshmallows, licorice, and more! Members: $15; Non-Members: $18 per house. 10:00am - 11:30am 12:00pm - 1:30pm 2:00pm - 3:30pm   SPONSORED BY:

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Candy House Workshop

December 14, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
$15 – $18

Holiday fun for the whole family. Celebrate the magic of the season by creating a sweet and colorful Candy House built with recycled materials and lots of sweet treats! Let your imagination bring to life a holiday scene decorated with gumdrops, peppermints, marshmallows, licorice, and more! Members: $15; Non-Members: $18 per house.  Please RSVP Below 10:00am - 11:30am 12:00pm - 1:30pm 2:00pm - 3:30pm   SPONSORED BY:

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Choo Choo Storytime

December 17, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Discover adventures on the tracks with books that spark the imagination every Tuesday morning this December.  Then visit the Holiday Express Train Show and our kid-friendly "Local Heroes" exhibition, both of which open daily at 10am. This event is FREE. Admission is charged for the Holiday Express Train Show, which opens daily at 10am.      

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Holiday Crafts & Cookies

December 20, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Join us Friday evenings when the Train Show is open late for fun, hands-on activities and refreshments. On December 20th enjoy a special Polar Express themed evening! Meet a costumed conductor, get a golden ticket and enjoy hot, hot chocolate! Free with Admission

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A Christmas Carol Experience

December 20, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on December 26, 2019 at 6:30 pm

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One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm

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One event on December 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm

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Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

TICKETS ON SALE NOW @ Burr Mansion, 739 Old Post Rd, Fairfield FREE PARKING at 725 Old Post Rd (Independence Hall) Presented by Fairfield Center Stage & the Fairfield Museum Adapted from the Charles Dickens’ novel & Directed by Christy McIntosh-Newsom New Music and Lyrics, Arrangements, Music Director: Clay Zambo;     “A Christmas Carol Experience,” a new adaptation of the Dickens classic, will be an immersive theatrical experience that will take the audience through the many rooms of the…

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A Christmas Carol Experience

December 20, 2019 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on December 21, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 4:00 pm

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

TICKETS ON SALE NOW @ Burr Mansion, 739 Old Post Rd, Fairfield FREE PARKING at 725 Old Post Rd (Independence Hall) Presented by Fairfield Center Stage & the Fairfield Museum Adapted from the Charles Dickens’ novel & Directed by Christy McIntosh-Newsom New Music and Lyrics, Arrangements, Music Director: Clay Zambo;     “A Christmas Carol Experience,” a new adaptation of the Dickens classic, will be an immersive theatrical experience that will take the audience through the many rooms of the…

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A Christmas Carol Experience

December 21, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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One event on December 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 12:00 pm

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One event on December 29, 2019 at 4:00 pm

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

TICKETS ON SALE NOW @ Burr Mansion, 739 Old Post Rd, Fairfield FREE PARKING at 725 Old Post Rd (Independence Hall) Presented by Fairfield Center Stage & the Fairfield Museum Adapted from the Charles Dickens’ novel & Directed by Christy McIntosh-Newsom New Music and Lyrics, Arrangements, Music Director: Clay Zambo;     “A Christmas Carol Experience,” a new adaptation of the Dickens classic, will be an immersive theatrical experience that will take the audience through the many rooms of the…

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A Christmas Carol Experience

December 21, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on December 20, 2019 at 8:30 pm

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One event on December 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 4:00 pm

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

TICKETS ON SALE NOW @ Burr Mansion, 739 Old Post Rd, Fairfield FREE PARKING at 725 Old Post Rd (Independence Hall) Presented by Fairfield Center Stage & the Fairfield Museum Adapted from the Charles Dickens’ novel & Directed by Christy McIntosh-Newsom New Music and Lyrics, Arrangements, Music Director: Clay Zambo;     “A Christmas Carol Experience,” a new adaptation of the Dickens classic, will be an immersive theatrical experience that will take the audience through the many rooms of the…

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A Christmas Carol Experience

December 21, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on December 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 4:00 pm

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

TICKETS ON SALE NOW @ Burr Mansion, 739 Old Post Rd, Fairfield FREE PARKING at 725 Old Post Rd (Independence Hall) Presented by Fairfield Center Stage & the Fairfield Museum Adapted from the Charles Dickens’ novel & Directed by Christy McIntosh-Newsom New Music and Lyrics, Arrangements, Music Director: Clay Zambo;     “A Christmas Carol Experience,” a new adaptation of the Dickens classic, will be an immersive theatrical experience that will take the audience through the many rooms of the…

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A Christmas Carol Experience

December 21, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on December 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 4:00 pm

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

TICKETS ON SALE NOW @ Burr Mansion, 739 Old Post Rd, Fairfield FREE PARKING at 725 Old Post Rd (Independence Hall) Presented by Fairfield Center Stage & the Fairfield Museum Adapted from the Charles Dickens’ novel & Directed by Christy McIntosh-Newsom New Music and Lyrics, Arrangements, Music Director: Clay Zambo;     “A Christmas Carol Experience,” a new adaptation of the Dickens classic, will be an immersive theatrical experience that will take the audience through the many rooms of the…

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A Christmas Carol Experience

December 22, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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One event on December 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 4:00 pm

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

TICKETS ON SALE NOW @ Burr Mansion, 739 Old Post Rd, Fairfield FREE PARKING at 725 Old Post Rd (Independence Hall) Presented by Fairfield Center Stage & the Fairfield Museum Adapted from the Charles Dickens’ novel & Directed by Christy McIntosh-Newsom New Music and Lyrics, Arrangements, Music Director: Clay Zambo;     “A Christmas Carol Experience,” a new adaptation of the Dickens classic, will be an immersive theatrical experience that will take the audience through the many rooms of the…

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A Christmas Carol Experience

December 22, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on December 20, 2019 at 8:30 pm

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One event on December 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 4:00 pm

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

TICKETS ON SALE NOW @ Burr Mansion, 739 Old Post Rd, Fairfield FREE PARKING at 725 Old Post Rd (Independence Hall) Presented by Fairfield Center Stage & the Fairfield Museum Adapted from the Charles Dickens’ novel & Directed by Christy McIntosh-Newsom New Music and Lyrics, Arrangements, Music Director: Clay Zambo;     “A Christmas Carol Experience,” a new adaptation of the Dickens classic, will be an immersive theatrical experience that will take the audience through the many rooms of the…

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A Christmas Carol Experience

December 22, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on December 21, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm

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Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

TICKETS ON SALE NOW @ Burr Mansion, 739 Old Post Rd, Fairfield FREE PARKING at 725 Old Post Rd (Independence Hall) Presented by Fairfield Center Stage & the Fairfield Museum Adapted from the Charles Dickens’ novel & Directed by Christy McIntosh-Newsom New Music and Lyrics, Arrangements, Music Director: Clay Zambo;     “A Christmas Carol Experience,” a new adaptation of the Dickens classic, will be an immersive theatrical experience that will take the audience through the many rooms of the…

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Paint-a-Train Workshop

December 23, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Workshop for ages 5 – 12. $5 at the door. Put together wooden parts with glue to construct a mini model train. Finish your toy by painting it with colorful and creative designs. Sponsored by HobbyTown Fairfield! Workshop Dates & Times December 23, 11:00 - 12:00pm,  1:00 - 2:00pm December 24, 11:00 - 12:00pm,  1:00 - 2:00pm December 26, 11:00 - 12:00pm,  1:00 - 2:00pm

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Paint-a-Train Workshop

December 23, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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One event on December 26, 2019 at 1:00 pm

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Workshop for ages 5 – 12. $5 at the door. Put together wooden parts with glue to construct a mini model train. Finish your toy by painting it with colorful and creative designs. Sponsored by HobbyTown Fairfield! Workshop Dates & Times December 23, 11:00 - 12:00pm,  1:00 - 2:00pm December 24, 11:00 - 12:00pm,  1:00 - 2:00pm December 26, 11:00 - 12:00pm,  1:00 - 2:00pm

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Choo Choo Storytime

December 24, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Discover adventures on the tracks with books that spark the imagination every Tuesday morning this December.  Then visit the Holiday Express Train Show and our kid-friendly "Local Heroes" exhibition, both of which open daily at 10am. This event is FREE. Admission is charged for the Holiday Express Train Show, which opens daily at 10am.      

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Paint-a-Train Workshop

December 24, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Workshop for ages 5 – 12. $5 at the door. Put together wooden parts with glue to construct a mini model train. Finish your toy by painting it with colorful and creative designs. Sponsored by HobbyTown Fairfield! Workshop Dates & Times December 23, 11:00 - 12:00pm,  1:00 - 2:00pm December 24, 11:00 - 12:00pm,  1:00 - 2:00pm December 26, 11:00 - 12:00pm,  1:00 - 2:00pm

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Paint-a-Train Workshop

December 24, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Workshop for ages 5 – 12. $5 at the door. Put together wooden parts with glue to construct a mini model train. Finish your toy by painting it with colorful and creative designs. Sponsored by HobbyTown Fairfield! Workshop Dates & Times December 23, 11:00 - 12:00pm,  1:00 - 2:00pm December 24, 11:00 - 12:00pm,  1:00 - 2:00pm December 26, 11:00 - 12:00pm,  1:00 - 2:00pm

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Paint-a-Train Workshop

December 26, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Workshop for ages 5 – 12. $5 at the door. Put together wooden parts with glue to construct a mini model train. Finish your toy by painting it with colorful and creative designs. Sponsored by HobbyTown Fairfield! Workshop Dates & Times December 23, 11:00 - 12:00pm,  1:00 - 2:00pm December 24, 11:00 - 12:00pm,  1:00 - 2:00pm December 26, 11:00 - 12:00pm,  1:00 - 2:00pm

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Paint-a-Train Workshop

December 26, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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One event on December 26, 2019 at 1:00 pm

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Workshop for ages 5 – 12. $5 at the door. Put together wooden parts with glue to construct a mini model train. Finish your toy by painting it with colorful and creative designs. Sponsored by HobbyTown Fairfield! Workshop Dates & Times December 23, 11:00 - 12:00pm,  1:00 - 2:00pm December 24, 11:00 - 12:00pm,  1:00 - 2:00pm December 26, 11:00 - 12:00pm,  1:00 - 2:00pm

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A Christmas Carol Experience

December 26, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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One event on December 20, 2019 at 8:30 pm

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One event on December 21, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 4:00 pm

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

TICKETS ON SALE NOW @ Burr Mansion, 739 Old Post Rd, Fairfield FREE PARKING at 725 Old Post Rd (Independence Hall) Presented by Fairfield Center Stage & the Fairfield Museum Adapted from the Charles Dickens’ novel & Directed by Christy McIntosh-Newsom New Music and Lyrics, Arrangements, Music Director: Clay Zambo;     “A Christmas Carol Experience,” a new adaptation of the Dickens classic, will be an immersive theatrical experience that will take the audience through the many rooms of the…

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A Christmas Carol Experience

December 26, 2019 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on December 20, 2019 at 8:30 pm

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One event on December 21, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 4:00 pm

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

TICKETS ON SALE NOW @ Burr Mansion, 739 Old Post Rd, Fairfield FREE PARKING at 725 Old Post Rd (Independence Hall) Presented by Fairfield Center Stage & the Fairfield Museum Adapted from the Charles Dickens’ novel & Directed by Christy McIntosh-Newsom New Music and Lyrics, Arrangements, Music Director: Clay Zambo;     “A Christmas Carol Experience,” a new adaptation of the Dickens classic, will be an immersive theatrical experience that will take the audience through the many rooms of the…

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Holiday Crafts & Cookies

December 27, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Join us Friday evenings when the Train Show is open late for fun, hands-on activities and refreshments.  Free with Admission

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A Christmas Carol Experience

December 27, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on December 20, 2019 at 8:30 pm

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One event on December 21, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 4:00 pm

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

TICKETS ON SALE NOW @ Burr Mansion, 739 Old Post Rd, Fairfield FREE PARKING at 725 Old Post Rd (Independence Hall) Presented by Fairfield Center Stage & the Fairfield Museum Adapted from the Charles Dickens’ novel & Directed by Christy McIntosh-Newsom New Music and Lyrics, Arrangements, Music Director: Clay Zambo;     “A Christmas Carol Experience,” a new adaptation of the Dickens classic, will be an immersive theatrical experience that will take the audience through the many rooms of the…

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A Christmas Carol Experience

December 27, 2019 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on December 20, 2019 at 8:30 pm

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One event on December 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 4:00 pm

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

TICKETS ON SALE NOW @ Burr Mansion, 739 Old Post Rd, Fairfield FREE PARKING at 725 Old Post Rd (Independence Hall) Presented by Fairfield Center Stage & the Fairfield Museum Adapted from the Charles Dickens’ novel & Directed by Christy McIntosh-Newsom New Music and Lyrics, Arrangements, Music Director: Clay Zambo;     “A Christmas Carol Experience,” a new adaptation of the Dickens classic, will be an immersive theatrical experience that will take the audience through the many rooms of the…

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A Christmas Carol Experience

December 28, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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One event on December 20, 2019 at 8:30 pm

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One event on December 21, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 4:00 pm

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

TICKETS ON SALE NOW @ Burr Mansion, 739 Old Post Rd, Fairfield FREE PARKING at 725 Old Post Rd (Independence Hall) Presented by Fairfield Center Stage & the Fairfield Museum Adapted from the Charles Dickens’ novel & Directed by Christy McIntosh-Newsom New Music and Lyrics, Arrangements, Music Director: Clay Zambo;     “A Christmas Carol Experience,” a new adaptation of the Dickens classic, will be an immersive theatrical experience that will take the audience through the many rooms of the…

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A Christmas Carol Experience

December 28, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on December 20, 2019 at 8:30 pm

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One event on December 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 4:00 pm

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

TICKETS ON SALE NOW @ Burr Mansion, 739 Old Post Rd, Fairfield FREE PARKING at 725 Old Post Rd (Independence Hall) Presented by Fairfield Center Stage & the Fairfield Museum Adapted from the Charles Dickens’ novel & Directed by Christy McIntosh-Newsom New Music and Lyrics, Arrangements, Music Director: Clay Zambo;     “A Christmas Carol Experience,” a new adaptation of the Dickens classic, will be an immersive theatrical experience that will take the audience through the many rooms of the…

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A Christmas Carol Experience

December 29, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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One event on December 20, 2019 at 8:30 pm

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One event on December 21, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 4:00 pm

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

TICKETS ON SALE NOW @ Burr Mansion, 739 Old Post Rd, Fairfield FREE PARKING at 725 Old Post Rd (Independence Hall) Presented by Fairfield Center Stage & the Fairfield Museum Adapted from the Charles Dickens’ novel & Directed by Christy McIntosh-Newsom New Music and Lyrics, Arrangements, Music Director: Clay Zambo;     “A Christmas Carol Experience,” a new adaptation of the Dickens classic, will be an immersive theatrical experience that will take the audience through the many rooms of the…

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A Christmas Carol Experience

December 29, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on December 20, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 26, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 27, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 28, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 29, 2019 at 4:00 pm

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

TICKETS ON SALE NOW @ Burr Mansion, 739 Old Post Rd, Fairfield FREE PARKING at 725 Old Post Rd (Independence Hall) Presented by Fairfield Center Stage & the Fairfield Museum Adapted from the Charles Dickens’ novel & Directed by Christy McIntosh-Newsom New Music and Lyrics, Arrangements, Music Director: Clay Zambo;     “A Christmas Carol Experience,” a new adaptation of the Dickens classic, will be an immersive theatrical experience that will take the audience through the many rooms of the…

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A Christmas Carol Experience

December 29, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on December 20, 2019 at 8:30 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on December 21, 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on December 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm

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Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

TICKETS ON SALE NOW @ Burr Mansion, 739 Old Post Rd, Fairfield FREE PARKING at 725 Old Post Rd (Independence Hall) Presented by Fairfield Center Stage & the Fairfield Museum Adapted from the Charles Dickens’ novel & Directed by Christy McIntosh-Newsom New Music and Lyrics, Arrangements, Music Director: Clay Zambo;     “A Christmas Carol Experience,” a new adaptation of the Dickens classic, will be an immersive theatrical experience that will take the audience through the many rooms of the…

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Choo Choo Storytime

December 31, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Discover adventures on the tracks with books that spark the imagination every Tuesday morning this December.  Then visit the Holiday Express Train Show and our kid-friendly "Local Heroes" exhibition, both of which open daily at 10am. This event is FREE. Admission is charged for the Holiday Express Train Show, which opens daily at 10am.      

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January 2020

Holiday Crafts & Cookies

January 3 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Join us Friday evenings when the Train Show is open late for fun, hands-on activities and refreshments.  Free with Admission

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History Bites: A History of CT Food: A Proud Tradition of Puddings, Clambakes & Steamed Cheeseburgers

January 15 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Eric D Lehman & Amy Nawrocki: “A History of CT Food: A Proud Tradition of Puddings, Clambakes & Steamed Cheeseburgers” What is Connecticut food? Which crops, livestock and seafood have shaped the complex cuisines that its people have cherished for more than four centuries? This exciting investigation will please every food lover who appreciates the story behind a meal and every budding chef who longs for the secrets of favorite local dishes. With traditional recipes, reinterpretations and fascinating new classics,…

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Family Focus: Not All Heroes Wear Capes

January 20 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Martin Luther King, Jr. is an inspirational civil rights hero for his peaceful stance on equality. Drop in to learn about his work, identify your own personal heroes (who come in all shapes and sizes!) – and even take action to thank them. Today’s program includes a storytime, a craft, and optional letter writing activities. Storytime will begin at 10:15, featuring children’s books about honoring our first responders in coordination with the Museum’s Local Heroes: What’s Your Emergency? exhibition. Sponsored…

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February 2020

Gail Collins: No Stopping Us Now!

February 9 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
$50.00

The Kickoff Event for the Fairfield Museum’s 2020 Series: Voting Was Just the Beginning: 100 Years of Women Making History A Celebration of the Centennial of Women’s Suffrage Please mark your calendars and join us for this very special VIP event! On Sunday, February 9 at 4pm, the Fairfield Museum presents an afternoon with prize-winning author and New York Times columnist Gail Collins to kick off the Museum’s exciting lecture series that honors and celebrates the 100th anniversary of women’s…

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Hot Cocoa with a Hero

February 17 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Drop into the Fairfield Museum to meet first responders from the Town of Fairfield! Today’s program includes hot cocoa, a craft, and emergency safety-based activities. This "Family Focus" program honors local First Responders in coordination with the Museum’s Local Heroes: What’s Your Emergency? exhibition. Free! Sponsored by

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History Bites: Captain Robert Novak: A First Responder’s History

February 26 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Join Captain Robert Novak, Bridgeport firefighter and historian, as he shares the history of Bridgeport’s fire department, with an insider first responder’s view about what happens when major weather events, like debilitating snowstorms and tornadoes, challenge the region. Robert Novak has been studying local history for over 25 years. He is currently an independent community historian and a captain in the Bridgeport Fire Department, an officer in the Bridgeport Firefighters' Historical Society, and has written four books including "Images of…

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March 2020

Celebrate International Women’s Day #EachforEqual

March 8 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

An equal world is an enabled world. Celebrate International Women’s Day on Sunday, March 8 with free admission to the Fairfield Museum, and craft your sash to challenge stereotypes and fight bias to help broaden perceptions and celebrate women's achievements. Collectively, each one of us can help create a gender equal world. Let's all be #EachforEqual. Sponsored by

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Weekly Art Challenge!

March 23 @ 9:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Monday, repeating until April 13, 2020

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Tara Tomaselli, Fairfield Museum's School Programs Manager and artist, will share a new work of art from the Museum’s collection every Monday morning @ 9:30 on Facebook. After examining the artwork, take on the challenge of creating your own work of art. She'll offer questions and an “assignment” to complete each week which will include creating your masterpiece, snapping a photo and uploading to the Weekly Art Challenge Facebook Event to share for all to enjoy!

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Storytime Live! on Facebook!

March 25 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Wednesday, repeating until April 8, 2020

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Parents with little ones, tune in on Facebook Wednesday mornings with a Fairfield Museum staff member as they live stream a great story!

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History Bites! Live on Facebook

March 25 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 8, 2020

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Join Laurie Pasteryak, Fairfield Museum Director of Interpretation, as she brings our History Bites Lunchtime Chat series to you, live and online! 

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This Old Thing!

March 26 @ 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until April 9, 2020

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Learn the stories behind objects from the Fairfield Museum's historical collection Live on Facebook every Thursday @ 3:30. 

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Weekly Art Challenge!

March 30 @ 9:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Monday, repeating until April 13, 2020

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Tara Tomaselli, Fairfield Museum's School Programs Manager and artist, will share a new work of art from the Museum’s collection every Monday morning @ 9:30 on Facebook. After examining the artwork, take on the challenge of creating your own work of art. She'll offer questions and an “assignment” to complete each week which will include creating your masterpiece, snapping a photo and uploading to the Weekly Art Challenge Facebook Event to share for all to enjoy!

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April 2020

Storytime Live! on Facebook!

April 1 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Wednesday, repeating until April 8, 2020

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Parents with little ones, tune in on Facebook Wednesday mornings with a Fairfield Museum staff member as they live stream a great story!

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History Bites! Live on Facebook

April 1 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 8, 2020

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Join Laurie Pasteryak, Fairfield Museum Director of Interpretation, as she brings our History Bites Lunchtime Chat series to you, live and online! 

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This Old Thing!

April 2 @ 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until April 9, 2020

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Learn the stories behind objects from the Fairfield Museum's historical collection Live on Facebook every Thursday @ 3:30. 

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Weekly Art Challenge!

April 6 @ 9:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Monday, repeating until April 13, 2020

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Tara Tomaselli, Fairfield Museum's School Programs Manager and artist, will share a new work of art from the Museum’s collection every Monday morning @ 9:30 on Facebook. After examining the artwork, take on the challenge of creating your own work of art. She'll offer questions and an “assignment” to complete each week which will include creating your masterpiece, snapping a photo and uploading to the Weekly Art Challenge Facebook Event to share for all to enjoy!

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Storytime Live! on Facebook!

April 8 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Wednesday, repeating until April 8, 2020

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Parents with little ones, tune in on Facebook Wednesday mornings with a Fairfield Museum staff member as they live stream a great story!

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History Bites! Live on Facebook

April 8 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until April 8, 2020

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Join Laurie Pasteryak, Fairfield Museum Director of Interpretation, as she brings our History Bites Lunchtime Chat series to you, live and online! 

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This Old Thing!

April 9 @ 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until April 9, 2020

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Learn the stories behind objects from the Fairfield Museum's historical collection Live on Facebook every Thursday @ 3:30. 

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Weekly Art Challenge!

April 13 @ 9:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Monday, repeating until April 13, 2020

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Tara Tomaselli, Fairfield Museum's School Programs Manager and artist, will share a new work of art from the Museum’s collection every Monday morning @ 9:30 on Facebook. After examining the artwork, take on the challenge of creating your own work of art. She'll offer questions and an “assignment” to complete each week which will include creating your masterpiece, snapping a photo and uploading to the Weekly Art Challenge Facebook Event to share for all to enjoy!

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July 2020

Summer Workshop Session 1: Explore the Natural World

July 13 - July 16
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until July 16, 2020

Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
$125 – $150

Explore the natural world surrounding the Fairfield Museum and learn about the history of people who have lived along the coast. Make a sketchbook, create drawings, paintings, and art inspired by nature. Study the local flora, fauna, observe bird life and listen to facts, folktales and stories of the sea and the Sound as we combine history, nature and art. Session 1: July 13 – 16 | 9:30am – 12:00pm | Ages 8 – 12 In-person - Members: $125; Non-Members:…

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Summer Workshop Session 2: Time Travelers

July 20 - July 23
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
$125 – $150

Step back in time and discover what life was like long ago. Write with a quill pen! Make traditional crafts and toys including a corn husk doll, a haversack, sailor’s valentine, and more. Using the 1750 Ogden House and c. 1780 Sun Tavern as inspiration, explore the different uses for rooms in 18th and 19th century homes and businesses. Session 2: July 20 – 23 | 9:30am – 12:00pm | Ages 8 – 12 In-person - Members: $125; Non-Members: $150…

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Fairfield’s “Old Burying Ground” Walking Tour

July 22 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
$5.00 – $10.00

When the town of Fairfield was first designed in 1639, a burying ground was laid out on Beach Road, just south of the Fairfield Museum. On this walking tour of the Old Burying Ground, learn about the sculptural designs on the tombstones and their meanings. Discover the historic beliefs about death and the value of life at the time through the stories of local families including Thaddeus and Eunice Burr, Jonathan Sturges, and Caleb Brewster, as well as many of…

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Summer Workshop Session 3: Art Adventures

July 27 - July 30
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
$125 – $150

Discover different art techniques while using the collection and current exhibitions as inspiration. Each activity will include a closer look at museum objects, followed by a related art project. Explore multiple themes throughout the week including nature, architecture, figures and fashion. Lessons will include drawing, painting, photography and collage. Session 3: July 27 – 30 | 9am – 12pm | Ages 8 – 12 Members: $125; Non-Members: $150

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Jazz Fridays! Tonight, Brian Torff & Friends

July 31 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

Jazz Fridays are back! Free performances will be held every Friday from July 31 through August 28 from 6:30pm to 8:00pm on the rear patio of the Museum, located at 370 Beach Road. Bring your own chairs or blanket and a picnic to enjoy while social distancing during the event. In case of inclement weather, visit fairfieldhistory.com or call (203) 259-1598 for updates prior to the performances. Brian Torff is a renowned bassist, composer, author and educator.  He is Professor…

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August 2020

“Town Hall Green” Walking Tour

August 1 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
$5.00 – $10.00

Are you interested in learning more about the history of Fairfield and the surrounding area? Join us for a guided tour of the Town Hall Green and learn about the people, places, and events that took place right under your feet! Learn about a Native prehistoric village, the 1639 town center, “witch ducking experiments,” the Revolutionary War battleground, and the Burr Homestead, where John Hancock married Dorothy Quincy. These stories, and more, await on a fascinating journey through time. $5…

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Summer Workshop Session 4: Time Travelers

August 3 - August 6
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
$125 – $150

Step back in time and discover what life was like long ago. Write with a quill pen! Make traditional crafts and toys including a corn husk doll, a haversack, sailor’s valentine, and more. Using the 1750 Ogden House and c. 1780 Sun Tavern as inspiration, explore the different uses for rooms in 18th and 19th century homes and businesses. Session 4: August 3 – 6 | 9:30am – 12:00pm | Ages 8 – 12 In-person - Members: $125; Non-Members: $150…

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Fairfield’s “East Cemetery” Walking Tour – POSTPONED To August 12 @ 6:30

August 5 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
$5.00 – $10.00

On this walking tour, we explore East Cemetery and its gravesites. In 1830, the First Located School Society in Fairfield bought the property to care for it and gave it its name. Learn about those buried there, specifically those with military background, and learn how their unique lives shaped Fairfield’s development and history. $5 for members, $10 for non-members Registration required. All participants much register online or call at least 24 hours in advance of the tour. Unfortunately, no walk-ins…

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Jazz Fridays! Mark Naftalin! POSTPONED to a Later Date, TBD.

August 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States

POSTPONED: Jazz Fridays August 7th Performance   Due to the impact of the storm earlier this week and the overwhelming number of downed trees and power outages throughout Fairfield and the region, we have made the decision to postpone our Friday, August 7th performance featuring Mark Naftalin to a later date, to be determined. Jazz Fridays are back! Free performances will be held every Friday from July 31 through August 28 from 6:30pm to 8:00pm on the rear patio of the…

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Summer Workshop Session 5: Explore the Natural World

August 10 - August 13
Fairfield Museum, 370 Beach Road
Fairfield, 06824 United States
$125 – $150

Explore the natural world surrounding the Fairfield Museum and learn about the history of people who have lived along the coast. Make a sketchbook, create drawings, paintings, and art inspired by nature. Study the local flora, fauna, observe bird life and listen to facts, folktales and stories of the sea and the Sound as we combine history, nature and art. Session 1: August 10 – 13 | 9:30am – 12:00pm | Ages 8 – 12 In-person - Members: $125; Non-Members:…

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