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Leap In & Learn Day

  Saturday, February 29, 1:00 pm—4:30 pm Join us as we take advantage of an extra day on the calendar to try some new things!  We will be having a how-to festival taking place in 5 different rooms!  In every time slot, a choice of 5 different programs!  Stay in one room all day, or...

Newtown Historical Society: First Ladies: An Adventure in Glamour, Guts, & Gumption

Sunday, March 8 at 2:00 in the Meeting Room. Mariann Millard will educate and entertain participants about the personalities and adventures of the women who became the First Ladies of the United States. Millard will use personal anecdotes from her time as a Licensed DC Guide leading tours in DC to enhance the First Lady experience....

Improve Your German

Going on a trip? Would you like to refresh the basic German you learned at school? Anette Roth, a native German speaker, will help you re-learn the language through fun games, exercises and videos. Classes are at 2:00 in the Meeting Room. Wednesday, April 8 at 2:00               Click here...

American Vistas: From the Hudson River to Uncharted Territories

Wednesday March 4 at 6:30. An outgrowth of the Romantic movement, the Hudson River School was the first native art movement in the United States; it was strongly nationalistic both in its proud celebration of the natural beauty of the American landscape and in the desire of its artists to become independent of European schools...