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Family Fun – Clipboards

It’s the end of January and we have survived without a major snowstorm. We have had several ice storms, but not a large amount of snow. Does that mean February will be brutal to us? Will we not get a…

Industrial Folk Art of Abraham Megerdichian

The New Britain Industrial Museum’s current exhibit of metal miniatures made by Abraham Megerdichian will be closing on Saturday Jan. 28; a presentation on the life and work of the artist will be given at 1 p.m. in the museum…

Family Fun – Winter Tree Suncatcher

This time of the year our landscape is covered with the skeletons of trees! I love to look at the shapes and forms that our trees take. Birches look different than Oaks who are again so different from the Willows….

Family Fun – Journal

Happy New Year Everyone! This is the time of year that we think about goals, resolutions and what the next year in our lives should look like. One way to help those resolutions or plans along is to write about…

Family Fun – Cards

It’s time to send out those holiday greetings! Christmas is being counted down by many small children and many people with shopping lists that have not been finished yet! Cards are a wonderful way for people of all ages to…

Family Fun – Holly Berries

Merry Christmas! The holiday is now in full swing! The trees and the gazebo are lit across the street from the store. The Kensington Fire Truck races through town all lit up with the Carols blasting. The weather is changing…

The Diamond Collection Neil Diamond Tribute Band in City

The Diamond Collection, the Neil Diamond Tribute Band will be performing at Trinity-on-Main at 69 Main Street in New Britain on Saturday night, December 17. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and concert starts at 8:30 p.m. Ticket prices are general…

Family Fun – Wreath Alternative

Christmas is coming! It’s getting closer every day and there is so much to do and so many places to go. One of our family traditions is to have a Wreath Day. Many of us get together shortly after Thanksgiving…

Family Fun – Snowman

Did you see that tease of snow we had the other day?! How exciting and scary is that? The air has a bite in it and is making us dig out the hats, scarves, mittens and boots. I’m not quite…

Family Fun – Turkey

It’s almost Turkey Day! We are excited and enjoying the preparations. Who’s cooking in your family? We are enjoying the colors of fall and this little craft is a great way to enjoy the a bit longer before moving into…