Collections, Community & Conversation..Continued

Wednesday to Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

through Saturday, March 21, 2015








    


    Photos by Michele Lee Amundsen


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Help Us with a REBIRTH OF THE CHARLES IVES BIRTHPLACE!

The Danbury Museum is in the process of renovation on the Charles Ives Birthplace. Your contributions are welcome!

Photo Credit: Halley Erskine 1951

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Huntington Hall is filled with a wealth of interesting objects gleaned from the collections of individuals from The Greater Danbury area. On display is an eclectic mix of objects including vintage bottle openers, angels, custard cups, militaria, American pottery, bells, abalone shell decorated items, Disney memorabilia, embroidered aprons & crocheted potholders, pigs and more.

Saturday, March 28th

Living History Luncheon

with Herstory Theatre:

Katie Leary & Mark Twain

$25.00 per person

includes luncheon buffet

provided by Two Steps

Downtown Grille/Ciao

Catering & Events.

Seating starts at 11:30 a.m.

Lunch begins at noon

Program at 12:30 p.m.


Register for the Living History Luncheon Here!


See More Coming Events

Laurian Martin & Rachel Mercurio, participants in our exhibit, Collections, Community & Conversation...Continued, brought along their friends, Agnes Lucas and Dorothy Linley, from the CT State Button Society, for a tour and a look at their display.

SEEKING ITEMS for TAG SALE
Donations of gently used items (no books or clothing, please)  will be accepted during the month of March. The Friends of the DMS will be hosting our Annual Spring Tag Sale to benefit the museum.  Please remember us when you start your spring cleaning!

The Tag Sale will be held on
April 2, 3, & 4th
from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Free Events in March

Monday, March 2nd
Monthly Meeting of The Fabric Friends Quilting Group 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, March 7th
Free Documentary Film at 2:00 p.m.
Enjoy an episode from the PBS Series Craft in America

Tuesday, March 10th
Quarterly Meeting of The Friends of the DMHS 5:30 p.m.

Saturday, March 14th
Lunch, Learn & Laugh - 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Bring a bag lunch and enjoy the wit, wisdom and words of Rudy Behrens. Rudy will be reading from his recently authored book, Philidioms. 

Saturday, March 14th
Free Documentary Film at 2:00 p.m.
Enjoy a showing of PBS Series The Best of Antiques Roadshow

Saturday, March 21st
Meeting of The Mary Wooster Chapter of the DAR at 11:00 a.m.

Saturday, March 21st
Free Documentary Film at 2:00 p.m.
Enjoy an episode from the PBS Series Craft in America
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           Thursday, March 5th

           FAIRFIELD COUNTY GIVING DAY

                           A 24-hour, online opportunity to

GIVE WHERE YOU LIVE!


Your tax-deductible contribution,

in any amount,

will help the efforts of this very important,

longstanding and local institution to preserve,

protect and interpret the history of our city.


Donations will be accepted beginning at midnight on March 5, 2015.


Those who donate $25 or more will automatically be enrolled as a

member of  The Friends of The Danbury Museum & Historical Society!

Current Friends may also wish to take this opportunity to renew their membership.


Please mark your calendars for Thursday, March 5th

Make a donation to The Friends of the Danbury Museum & Historical Society here


Thanks for your continued generosity.



Thursday, March 5, 2015

FAIRFIELD COUNTY GIVING DAY

A 24-hour, online opportunity to

GIVE WHERE YOU LIVE!

Make a donation to The Friends of the

Danbury Museum & Historical Society here


Scroll down to read more about how you can give AND become a member of The Friends of the Danbury Museum!