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Something Old, Something New: Connecticut Weddings Through The Ages

From colonial to modern times, how did Connecticans tie the knot? How did they celebrate? What did they wear? And how did some of our cherished wedding customs originate? This program, presented by the Connecticut Historical Society, uses items from …

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Living with Connecticut’s White-Tailed Deer – a Talk at Canton Public Library

White-Tailed Deer in Connecticut

Come to a free, in-person program at Canton Public Library all about white-tailed deer and how to co-exist with them, given by Paul Colburn, Master Wildlife Conservationist. The “White-Tailed Deer in Connecticut” presentation focuses on the history of this common …

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Women’s Suffrage in Connecticut

How did the women of CT work for – or against – the right to vote? In this program, we’ll look at photos, letters and pamphlets from the Connecticut Historical Society collection to understand one of the most hard-fought political …

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