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Special Events & Programs

Program registration is processed on a first come first served basis. You may register by phone, (860) 677-9222, in person, by mail or online. Payment options are credit card, check, or cash. Your membership must be current at the time the program meets in order to receive the member discount. Museum staff reserves the right to cancel classes for insufficient enrollment. You will be notified at least three working days in advance if a program is cancelled. Cancellations with at least forty-eight hours notice will receive a refund.

The Death of the Smith Boys, 1729

 Date: 4/7/2017
 Starting Time: 12:00:00 PM
 Ending Time: 1:00:00 PM

Curator Kristen Wands will share research into the Smith family and the loss of their sons in an epidemic in 1729, as well as mourning and funerary customs of the time.

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Bring a sandwich and beverages and dessert will be provided. Admission is $3 for non-members and free for museum members. No registration is necessary.

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