Activities & Events

April 7: Season Opening, Unveiling of Cottage Craft Exhibit Room, candle-making, Colonial Lifestyle, Leffingwell Cocoa and chocolate treats, $5

April 22: Sunday Presentation 2-4pm on Ghostly photographs by Julie Griffin, Reservations: $12

May 12: A Special Tour featuring the Colonial Women of Norwich $5

June 6, 6:15 pm: Society of the Founders Annual Meeting at Leffingwell Museum, Presentation on Gravestones- by Ruth Shapleigh-Brown, refreshments. Public invited to attend,  free.

June 9: CT Open House, free tour of main floor.

June 16: Guys with Guns- a day of manly fun for all guys, Guns of Norwich, Lebanon Towne Militia, 1930’s G-Men, Historic Norwich Guns, refreshments, $5

July 4, 11-2 pm: Annual ‘Be Revolutionary’ featuring letters and documents from 1776, “Sons of Liberty” presentation, historic flags on display. $5

Sept 22, 1 pm: Benedict Arnold Returns- Kevin Titus portrays Benedict Arnold, infamous son of Norwich, Memorabilia, The Lebanon Towne Militia Co. 1775 recreating history. The Flock Theater of New London annual delivery of his heroic ‘leg’ to Leffingwell and; presentation to Mayor. $5

Oct 6, 12 pm Founders of Norwich Day, proclamations from city and State of CT, Honoring of the Founders, Find the Founder Artifact Hunt, John Mason Sword, Privateers of the Crew of the Raven. Refreshments served. $5

Oct 20: Scarecrows and Cocoa- Scavenger hunt in the 1700 garden, cocoa tasting in the Colonial Kitchen, Storyteller; chocolate made by Christopher Leffingwell. $5

Oct 26 starts at 6 pm to 11:30 pm. Arrowhead Paranormal Public Investigation at Leffingwell. ($30 for adults & $20 for 12 to 18 years old) contact to reserve a spot

Nov 3: Last open day of 2018 season

December 2, Sunday 1-4 pm: Holiday cheer with ‘A Leffingwell Colonial Christmas Open House’, Holiday music by talented pianist, holiday history with seasonal tastes, vintage and handmade ornaments. Free