Why They Came
Stories of Immigration to the Farmington Valley
Farmington Valley CT Heritage Network Awarded Grant to Explore Immigration Stories of the Farmington Valley
“Why They Came” offers a personal perspective on the people who shaped our towns, sponsored by Connecticut Humanities
Two Consecutive Dates:
Sunday, Nov 5, 1:00 - 2:30 pm
at the Stanley-Whitman House, Stanley-Whitman House, 37 High Street, Farmington
Sunday, Nov 12, 1:00 - 2:30 pm
Simsbury Historical Society
Ellsworth Visitors Center
800 Hopmeadow Street, Simsbury
Lively Lore & Legends:
Fact or Fiction?
Hear more legends of the Farmington Valley and visit their locations on a special bus tour with the Farmington Valley CT Heritage Network
Saturday, April 29, 2023,
9:30 am to 3:30 pm. Rain or Shine.
Pre-Tour Lecture April 27th
"The Avaricious Humour of Designing Englishmen”
Land Transactions Between the Tunxis and European Settlers of the Farmington Valley.
Thursday, April 27 th at 7:00 pm
at the Stanley-Whitman House