Artist Reception: Nancy Moore, Chris Rexon, Roy Weinstein
 

Date: Friday, March 20, 2015

When: TBA

Where: Cass Gilbert Carriage Barn

Cost: Free

 

This reception opens a multi-week art show and sale featuring the work of well-known area artists—two photographers and a painter. The artists are donating a portion of their sales to the Museum’s fund for restoring and upgrading the Cass Gilbert Carriage Barn.

 

 
History Trivia Contest
 

Date: Friday, March 27, 2015

When: 6:30 PM

Where: Keeler Tavern Garden House

Cost: TBA

 

In a contest of wits, teams will gather in the Garden House to test their knowledge of the history that surrounds them, from the momentous to the trivial.

 

Keeler Tavern Museum and the Ridgefield Library Present:

Joel Third and Currier and Ives - the 19th Century Mass Media

 

Date: Sunday, March 8, 2015

When: 2:00pm

Where: Ridgefield Library

Cost: Free

 

Joel Third will speak about Currier and Ives at the free event open to the public.
Currier and Ives’ artwork will be displayed throughout the month of March at the Ridgefield Library in the lower level’s exhibition space, running from March 5th until March 31st.

 

 
Chamber Concert: Sue Corey-Sahlin and Gunnar Sahlin
 

Date: Sunday, April 12, 2015

When: 3:00 PM

Where: Keeler Tavern Garden House

Cost: $15; $12 for seniors/students; $10 for children under 12

 
Artisan Show
 

Date: Saturday and Sunday, April 25-26, 2015

When: TBA

Where: Keeler Tavern Garden House and Cass Gilbert Carriage Barn

Cost: TBA

 
Artist Reception: Carol Highsmith, Library of Congress Photographer
 

Date: Friday, May 1, 2015

When: TBA

Where: Cass Gilbert Carriage Barn

Cost: TBA

 

Architectural photographer Carol M. Highsmith will display photographs taken for the Connecticut edition of her Library of Congress project, "21st Century America.” Described on the Library’s website as her "career capstone" Highsmith’s project will create a state-by-state “multiyear visual record of the early part of this century, a portrait of the United States as a dynamic and ever-changing nation.” Images of Keeler Tavern are included in this exhibition and also appear in the project’s Connecticut book [funded in part by Ridgefielder George Landegger].

 

The exhibit and sale will continue through May 10. A portion of sale proceeds will support ongoing work to restore and upgrade the Cass Gilbert Carriage Barn.

 
Chamber Concert: Western Connecticut Youth Orchestra
 

Date: Sunday, May 10, 2015

When: 3:00 PM

Where: Keeler Tavern Garden House

Cost: $15; $12 for seniors/students; $10 for children under 12

 

Enjoy a varied and impressive program offered by small ensembles from the area’s premier youth orchestra.

 
Family History Day: Celebrity Visits the Cannonball House
 

Date: Saturday, June 13

When: 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Where: Keeler Tavern Museum Campus

Cost: TBA

 

Re-enactors, petting zoo, period games, craft demonstrations, contests, special tours and exhibits, and much more!

 

Keeler Kids
 

Date: Session 1, July 13-17; Session 2, July 20-24

When: 9:30 AM – 1:30 PM

Where: Keeler Tavern Museum Campus

Cost: $250/session; discounts apply for Museum members and siblings

 

Local history summer programs for children entering grades 1 through 6.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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