Events 2023

April 22: OPENING Day at Leffingwell, ‘1773 Road to Revolution’, speak with Norwich citizens, Big Bear Trading Co.
May 6: OPENING Day Joseph Carpenter Silversmith Shop & Norwich Heritage and Regional Visitor Center.
June 7: Wed. Norwich Founders 122nd Annual Meeting, 5:30pm, Otis Library
June 10: CT Open House Day, Free tour main floor Leffingwell, 11-3
June 17: Living History –Arms & Crafts, Antique guns, Colonial women’s home crafts, Big Bear Trading Co.
July 4: Tues. Be Revolutionary! 11-3, Flag raising, presentations 11:30 & 1pm, display of flags & Revolutionary docs, Big Bear, 
Aug. 19: Midsummer Living history, Display of 2 whaling journals 
Sept. 23: Benedict Arnold Returns: 11:30,1:30. Presentations Benedict Arnold & by Gen. George Washington, Big Bear Trading 
Oct. 7: 364th Founders Day, Proclamations, memorabilia hunt, The Kingston Reds Ye Olde Lebanon Towne Militia 1776.
Oct. 21: Scarecrow & Cocoa: Cocoa contest, Colonial chocolate, garden Scarecrow hunt, Big Bear Trading
Oct. 27 & 28: Annual Haunted History, Arrowhead Investigation,
Oct. 29: 2023 season last day both museums.
Oct. 31: Tues. Trick & Treat at the Joseph Carpenter Silversmith Shop. 
Nov. 11 & 12: History of Clocks Tour. 12pm & 2pm,  a personal tour with Thomas Harland, clockmaker & silversmith. Limited space, 4 groups with 10 persons/group. $20 prepayment on Eventbrite
Dec. 3: Christmas in the Colonies, Sun. 11-3, Holiday History, Music & Tastes of  the season; Big Bear Trading, Colonial Chocolate. Use this link to reserve your spot $8 per person: