Welcome to the Burlington Community Fund Calendar

The Burlington Community Fund is pleased to provide this calendar of community events in Burlington, Connecticut
followed by links to community organizations.

If you want YOUR group's activities listed here for the entire Burlington Community to see, send an email to us at burlingtonbell     @     gmail.com

Scrolling List of all Future Events (Refresh your browser to see the latest.)

If this list is blank, it is because no one has notified us about their events! Are YOUR group's events here??

Tuesday, June 26th, 2018     9:300am - noon
Free Sensory Day @ Imagine Nation

Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center located at One Pleasant Street in Bristol will hold the first ever Sensory Day at Imagine Nation on Tuesday, June 26th from 9:30am-12:00pm. Sensory Day at Imagine Nation is FREE for participants, thanks to a generous grant from the McPhee Foundation.
Sensory Day is designed for children with special or sensory processing needs and their families. In addition to a sensory-friendly museum environment with lowered lighting and sound, Sensory Day will feature interactive sensory-friendly workshops including Make your own Glitter Bottle, Slime, Ice Excavation, Animal Encounters, Bubble Exploration, Sand Foam, and a Group Yoga class with Heather Tartarelli at 11am.
Organizations including the Talcott Center for Child Development and Chapter 126 Sports & Fitness will be present to share resources. The museum studios will close when Sensory Day concludes at 12:00pm. RSVP to confirm your attendance at info@imaginenation.org. For further information visit our website www.imaginenation.org or call (860) 314-1400.

Thursday, July 12th, 2018     10:00am
Butterflies @ Sessions Woods

Wildlife Division Natural Resources Educator Laura Rogers-Castro will provide participants with a lesson on the basics to butterfly identification, including tips on distinguishing the various butterfly families. Following a brief indoor program, Laura will guide the group on a walk to identify the local butterfly fauna at Sessions Woods. Meet in the classroom located in the exhibit room of the Education Center. Inclement weather cancels. (Butterflies are most active on sunny days!) This program is appropriate for ages 8 years and older. No exceptions please!

Friday, July 13th, 2018     10:00am - 2:00pm
Outdoor Water Carnival @ Imagine Nation, Bristol

Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center at One Pleasant Street in Bristol CT is excited to announce the return of the Outdoor Water Carnival. On Friday, July 13th from 10am-2pm, join us to beat the heat with an amazing array of outdoor water slides and games. Bring your bathing suits, towels, sunscreen, and get ready for a day in the sun!
This event is included with regular admission to the Museum Studios. When you need a break from climbing up the slides, just dry off and come indoors! Check out our newly renovated Science & Energy Studio, and enjoy the new summer lunch menu in the Imagine Café. Try a delicious fresh fruit smoothie or a milkshake!
Our unique Museum Studios and events are best for children ages 2-8. This event is included in the $10/person admission fee. Please note that Library Passes and ACM reciprocal admission will not be accepted for this event.

Sunday, September 16th, 2018     11:00am - 4:00pm
Tavern Day @ The Elton Tavern

Join just about everyone in town at the annual celebration of Burlington's history. Music, food, demonstrations, Punch and Judy show, soldiers from Burlington's loyalist past.

Saturday, November 3rd, 2018     
Artist and Artisan Fair@ Town Hall, Belden Road

Artist and Artisan Faire hosted by the Congregational Church of Burlington at Burlington Town Hall.
20 Artists and Artisans will exhibit and sell their wares from 10am-4:30pm.
Food for purchase.
The Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts will each have a table as well.
Contact:Ann Jurkiewicz 860-810-3938


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Get your organization´s events on this calendar by contacting the Burlington Community Fund at burlingtonbell -at- gmail.com

List of Burlington, Connecticut Community Organizations

The Arts Project

Burlington Bell Community Fund

Burlington Chamber of Commerce

Burlington Congregational Church

Burlington Garden Club

Burlington Historical Society

Burlington Land Trust

Burlington Lions Club

Burlington Volunteer Fire Department

Farmington River Watershed Association

Friends of the Burlington Public Library

Region 10

  Lewis Mills Marching Band

Whigville Grange

The Burlington Community Fund is a growing endowed fund meant to provide a permanent source of funding for charitable projects and programs that will enhance the quality of life for Burlington residents.

The Burlington Community Fund is part of the Main Street Community Foundation