Vernon Events

This is a listing of upcoming events in the area sponsored by our Vernon Volunteer Organizations as well as other Vernon events of general interest.

Details of many of the events can be found on our Making Vernon Special MeetUp Page. The ‘Learn more’ link will take you to the event listing.

August

1 (Tue.) – National Night Out, St. Bernard Church Parking Lot, Rockville 5-8 p.m. Learn more.

12 & 13 (Sat. & Sun.) – Tolland County 4-H Fair at TCAC. Learn more.

20 (Sun.) – Friends of Valley Falls Artists Day At The Farm, 1 p.m. Learn more.

September

11 (Mon.) – Vernon Volunteers’ Cooperative Participants Meeting, 9 a.m. at Mitchell’s Restaurant, 9-11 a.m.

17 (Sun.) – Vernon Historical Society Program “Meetinghouse Hill” with Jon Roe, 2 p.m.

24 (Sun.) – Vernon Historical Society Hike “Early Vernon Center: First Congregational Church, Elmwood Cemetery & Meetinghouse Hill.” 1 p.m. Rain date Sunday, Oct. 8.

24 (Sun.) – Friends of Valley Falls Annual Meeting and Program, 1 p.m. Paul Colburn will present on ‘Coyotes.’

October

1 (Sun.) – New England Civil War Museum Program, “The Ninth Corp at Antietam”, John D. Hoptak, 3 p.m.

14 (Sat.) – Talcottville, Talcott Ravine and Vernon Rail Trail history, geology and archeology walk, 1 p.m.

15 (Sun.) – Northern CT Land Trust fall foliage hike at Valley Falls Park and along Railroad Brook gorge on the Trusts’ Andrew Webster Knapp property, 9 a.m.

21 (Sat.) – Strong Family Farm Annual Harvest Festival, 10-2. Scarecrow contest, children’s activities.

November

13 (Mon.) – Vernon Volunteers’ Cooperative Participants Meeting, 9 a.m. at Mitchell’s Restaurant, 9-11 a.m.

December

2 (Sun.) – Arctic Splash at Valley Falls.

9 (Sat.) – The Vernon Chorale holds its Winter Concert at St. Bernard Church, 7:30 p.m.

Making Vernon Special

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