Calendar of Events

9:00 am
Weir Farm National Historic Site will offer a one-hour program focused on the life and work of Dorothy Weir Young, including a presentation and behind-the-scenes look at some of the park’s collection items.  This special... Read more »
Weir Farm National Historic Site
10:00 am
Teen artists are invited to take part in a workshop hosted by Weir Farm National Historic Site. Taught by Impressionist artist and master instructor Dmitri Wright, this workshop will feature plein air painting during the... Read more »
Weir Farm National Historic Site
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
The Mattatuck Museum announces the continuation of Memories @ The MATT, a collaboration with the Alzheimer’s Association, CT Chapter. Medical researchers have found that people with memory loss and early to moderate Alzheimer’s disease benefit... Read more »
Mattatuck Museum
6:30 pm
Ever wonder how painters captured those moonlight paintings? Night painting was a favorite of Impressionist painters of Weir’s time and still is today. Artists are invited to continue the tradition and take part in a new workshop... Read more »
Weir Farm National Historic Site
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
The Mattatuck Museum announces the continuation of Memories @ The MATT, a collaboration with the Alzheimer’s Association, CT Chapter. Medical researchers have found that people with memory loss and early to moderate Alzheimer’s disease benefit... Read more »
Mattatuck Museum
10:00 am
Weir Farm National Historic Site is offering a free, one-hour Poetry and Painting Guided Walk on Saturday, August 19, from 10 to 11am. The poetry, composed by local scholar, poet, and volunteer Bonnie Tremante, captures the mystical and illusionary qualities of the landscape that... Read more »
Weir Farm National Historic Site
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
The Mattatuck Museum announces the continuation of Memories @ The MATT, a collaboration with the Alzheimer’s Association, CT Chapter. Medical researchers have found that people with memory loss and early to moderate Alzheimer’s disease benefit... Read more »
Mattatuck Museum
9:00 am
Volunteers will assist National Park Service staff in trail maintenance and invasive plant removal, restoring habitat and repairing park trails.  Join your local national park in an effort to improve park trails for neighbors, hikers,... Read more »
Weir Farm National Historic Site
10:00 am
Weir Farm National Historic Site is offering a free, two-day Fall Impressionist Painting Workshop on Saturday and Sunday, October 14 and 15 from 10am to 4pm. The workshop is designed for art students at any... Read more »
Weir Farm National Historic Site
10:00 am
Weir Farm National Historic Site is offering a free, two-day Fall Impressionist Painting Workshop on Saturday and Sunday, October 14 and 15 from 10am to 4pm. The workshop is designed for art students at any... Read more »
Weir Farm National Historic Site
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
The Mattatuck Museum announces the continuation of Memories @ The MATT, a collaboration with the Alzheimer’s Association, CT Chapter. Medical researchers have found that people with memory loss and early to moderate Alzheimer’s disease benefit... Read more »
Mattatuck Museum
3:30 pm
Take a late afternoon walk through the autumn landscape of Weir Farm National Historic Site with local scholar and volunteer Bonnie Tremante as she reads excerpts of historic letters written in 1882 to artist Julian... Read more »
Weir Farm National Historic Site
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
The Mattatuck Museum announces the continuation of Memories @ The MATT, a collaboration with the Alzheimer’s Association, CT Chapter. Medical researchers have found that people with memory loss and early to moderate Alzheimer’s disease benefit... Read more »
Mattatuck Museum
Dec 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
The Mattatuck Museum announces the continuation of Memories @ The MATT, a collaboration with the Alzheimer’s Association, CT Chapter. Medical researchers have found that people with memory loss and early to moderate Alzheimer’s disease benefit... Read more »
Mattatuck Museum