Saturday Aug. 6
WILLIMANTIC FARMERS’ MARKET
The Willimantic Farmers’ Market located under the pavilion at the corner of Jackson and Main streets is held every Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon through October.
HEBRON FARMERS MARKET
The Hebron Farmers Market, located on the grounds of Church of Hope and the Red Barn at the intersection of routes 66 and 85 in Hebron, is held every Saturday through Oct. 8 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
INDOOR SALE — WILLIMANTIC
The McSweeney Regional Senior Center, 47 Crescent St., Willimantic, will host an indoor sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sale to feature books, yarn, tag sale items and a bake sale. Info: (860) 423-4524 or www.mcsweeneyseniorcenter.org.
LEBANON FARMERS’ MARKET
The Lebanon Farmers Market located on the town green, 579 Exeter Road, Lebanon, is held every Saturday through Oct. 15, from 9 a.m. to noon.
HUNTINGTON HOMESTEAD OPEN HOUSE
Tour guides will lead visitors through the birthplace of Samuel Huntington, signer of the Declaration of Independence from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Gov. Samuel Huntington Trust opens the homestead on the first and third Saturdays of each month through October. It is located on Route 14 just west of the Scotland town center. Free admission, donations welcome. Info: (860) 423-1547.
Janet Carlson Calvert Library will host an afternoon tea at the Dr. Ashbel Woodward Museum, 387 Route 32, Franklin from noon to 2 p.m. Info: (860) 642-6207.
SACRED GROUNDS COFFEE HOUSE
Visitors are invited to come out for a night of fellowship, snacks and entertainment. Free. Coffee house event to feature “Rusty Implements” from 7 to 9 p.m. to feature an outdoor concert, South Windham Congregational Church Fellowship Hall, South Windham. Bring chair or blanket. Info: (860) 423-8375 or (860) 230-7147.
PROGRESSIVE GARDEN PARTY
The Willimantic Victorian Neighborhood Association is seeking reservations for its annual Progressive Garden Party at 6 p.m. Aug. 14 in the gardens of two historic Victorian homes beginning at 266 Walnut St. and ending at 237 Walnut St., Willimantic. Reservations are $30/person by Saturday, Aug. 6. Info: (860) 456-3088.
Sunday Aug. 7
CANTERBURY VFW BREAKFAST
Canterbury VFW, Route 169, North Canterbury Road, Canterbury, will host a breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. Cost is $5.50 with children 5years-old and under free.
ASHFORD FARMERS MARKET
The Ashford Farmers Market is held at Pompey Hollow Park, off Route 44 across from the Town Hall. The market will run every Sunday 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. through October. Info: Loretta at email@example.com.
COVENTRY FARMERS MARKET
The Coventry Farmers Market is held at the Nathan Hale Homestead at 2299 South St. The market will run every Sunday from 11 a. m. to 2 p. m. through October. Info: www.coventryfarmersmarket.com.
SLOW- PACED WALK — COLUMBIA
A slow- pace walk at Szegda Farm will take place at the main entrance at 165 Szegda Road, Columbia. A 90- minute, slow- paced walk will explore trails on rolling terrain at 11 a. m. No dogs. Beginners and all ages welcome. Participants will be helped to identify butterflies and their host plants in field and forest. Rain date: Aug. 14. Info: Call Joan Hill (860) 228- 2849 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
STENCILING PROGRAM FOR CHILDREN
The Prudence Crandall Museum, routes 14 and 169, Canterbury, will host a stenciling program for children of all ages from 1 to 3 p.m. Supplies provided. Info: (860) 546-7800 or www.cultureandtourism.org.
MUSIC IN THE PARK
Alex Caisse Park, Willimantic, is the site of ‘Music in the Park’ at 2 p. m. Event to feature “Little Big Band.” Free concert. Info: Windham recreation department at (860) 465- 3046.
LACTATION/ BREASTFEEDING CLASS OR CONSULTATION
Windham Community Memorial Hospital offers a breastfeeding class at 4 p. m. Cost is $10. Info: Pamela Yerkes, certified lactation consultant, at (860) 456- 6973.
DEREK WALDRON TO PERFORM RECITAL
Derek Waldron, organist/ pianist at First Congregational Church of Lebanon, will perform a recital at 6 p. m. at the church (588 Exeter Road, Lebanon) with a reception to follow. There will be a variety of classical, light classical, show music and some of Waldron’s own compositions. Info: (860) 642- 6179.
Have a news item or event you’d like posted on this news site? Simply send your information to email@example.com and include your town in the subject line of your email. Please also include a phone number where you can be reached if there are questions.