2018 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: info@leffingwellhousemuseum.org $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, 11-2pm: Annual ‘Be Revolutionary’ featuring letters and documents from 1776,
“Sons of Liberty” presentation, historic flags on display. $5

Aug 4-25: Down to the Sea – A Maritime display from the archives.

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

Oct 6: Founders of Norwich Day, proclamations from city and state at noon, Honoring of the Founders, Find the Founder Artifact Hunt, John Mason Sword, refreshments. $5

Oct 20: Scarecrows and Cocoa- Scavenger hunt in the 1700 garden, cocoa tasting in the Colonial Kitchen, Storyteller; candle-making, $5

Oct.26: Arrowhead Paranormal Public Investigation at Leffingwell

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