Reading Middlemarch with Mark Scarbrough – Zoom


MIDDLEMARCH: It’s one of the finest novels ever written. So let’s take a long, luxurious stroll through George Eliot’s masterpiece to discover its successes and (yes) its failures. It’s big enough to encompass some massive fault lines. And it’s ambitious enough to hold them together. (Almost.) How does an atheist write about a Christian heroine? [Read More...]

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

October 9, 2021 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Torrington Middle School, 200 Middle School Road (RT 183) Registration is free, but tickets are required.  To obtain a ticket please contact Jonathan Berry by Oct. 7, 2021 at Cornwall Town Hall:  860-672-4959 or email    


The Original Cornwall Farm Market

The Wish House 413 Sharon Goshen Turnpike, West Cornwall, CT

Still the original Farm Market / Market Place Saturday mornings 10 - 1 in West Cornwall just up from the Covered Bridge on the Wish House Lawn. Locally grown, raised, crafted food, flowers & other artisanal products raising funds in part for local charities. For more info please visit and check out our Facebook [Read More...]

Annual Mushroom Walk with Dave Paton

Cornwall Conservation Trust presents the Annual Mushroom Walk with Dave Paton   We are so fortunate to have Dave to give us this local perspective on all things fungi. Saturday, October 9 at 1 PM at Rattlesnake Preserve  (GPS: 11 Rattlesnake Rd.) Learn about mushrooms: how to identify, what are the ecological impacts, are they [Read More...]

Mark Scarbrough Book Launch – Live & Zoom

The Cornwall Library 30 Pine St, Cornwall, CT

Mark Scarbrough’s new book, a memoir, Bookmarked, will be launched via a combined live/zoom event on October 9 at 6pm. Mark will read from his book in the community room (masks required). His reading and remarks will be available via Zoom for both his local and out-of-town fans. A reception will be held in the [Read More...]

Housatonic Camera Club Opening Reception

UCC Parish House 8 Bolton Hill Road, Cornwall, CT

 The Housatonic Camera Club will have a show of their work at the UCC Parish House from October 10th through November 7th. Opening Reception at 11:30 AM on October 10th.  Masks required at the reception.  For information on viewing times, call the church office at 860-672-6840.  For additional viewing appointments, call Lazlo at 860-672-6729.

Torrington Revealed with the Torrington Historical Society – Zoom


Mark McEachern, Executive Director of the Torrington Historical Society, will present a powerpoint presentation about the history of Torrington on October 10th at 4pm. The origins of the towns of Cornwall and Torrington will be compared and contrasted prior to delving into Torrington‘s development as a small city. The program will focus on the rise [Read More...]

The Great Cornwall Apple Bake Off Benefitting the Cornwall Food Pantry – Zoom


The Great Cornwall Apple Bake Off – An XCOLLAB to Benefit the Cornwall Food Pantry Join award-winning food editor/stylist Stephana Bottom as she moderates three all-star Cornwall master bakers in a Zoom bake-off of their best apple recipes. Celebrated culinary wizards Susie Lily Ott, Susan Saccardi, and Frances Boswell will surprise, delight, and educate a [Read More...]