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.)

Monday, May 22nd, 2017     7:30pm
Public Hearing - Budget @ Town Hall.

The Burlington Board of Finance will hold a Public Hearing on the 2017-18 Budget on Monday, May 22, 2017 at 7:30 PM in the Burlington Town Hall Auditorium. See details by clicking here.

May 25th - May 27, 2017     
Lions Club Carnival @ Route 4.

Memorial Day Weekend the Lions Club will host their annual carnival on Library Lane. Open Thursday evening through Saturday.

Thursday and Friday open from 5:00pm until 10:00pm
Saturday open from 1:00pm until 10:00pm

May 29th      10am
Memorial Day Parade @ Route 4.

On Monday, May 29th starting at 10am the Town of Burlington will be having their annual Memorial Day parade and ceremony in the center of town.

Thursday, June 1st, 2017     5:00pm - 8:00pm
Northwest CT Business Expo @ Chatterley's Banquet Facility, 371 Pinewoods Road, Torrington.

Northwest CT Chamber of Commerce is holding The Great Giveaway Business Showcase on Thursday, June 1st from 5-8 p.m. The event is taking the place of the former home and business expo (at the Torrington Armory) and the expo and family event that was held at the Goshen fairgrounds the past two years. We do have more opportunities for businesses and organizations to participate. Please SPREAD THE WORD to your family, friends and colleagues. There will be prizes given away from every exhibitor, door prizes, celebrity appearances and more! Further details will follow.
For questions, call the Chamber at 860-482-6586 or email Lauren@nwctchamberofcommerce.org

Saturday, June 4th, 2017     1:30pm - 4:00pm
CT Trails Day Celebration @ Sessions Woods.

1:30-3 PM - Hike to the Beaver Pond with Pete Picone, DEEP wildlife biologist, and learn about the flora and fauna of the area. Why were trees cut down in one section? What is that tall bird with the long legs in the pond? By the pond, are those black snakes venomous? Meet at the Information Gazebo to start the hike.
Discover the history of Sessions Woods with Karen Geitz, BLT director. Where did the Sessions family live? How did they acquire the land? Why was there a pool on the property? How did this area become state property? Meet at the Information Gazebo.
3 PM Watch CT licensed falconer, Christine Peyreigne, as she explains the art of falconry. She will have several native birds of prey with her including a Red-tailed Hawk, Barred Owl and a Kestrel. Meet in Main Assembly Room in the Education Center

Saturday, June 10th, 2017     3:00 pm
Johnnycake Music Festival @ Johnnycake Farm.

The Johnnycake Music Festival is an annual event that brings the whole community together through music. It is one of Make a Mark's staple fundraisers along with the annual Chess Tournament and provides an environment the whole family can enjoy in the early summer months. Partnering with the Burlington Lions Club, the Make a Mark team is able to put on this event where local bands perform, kids play, and everyone can listen to music. The festival is the embodiment of what the Make a Mark Enrichment Fund is all about: bringing the community together.
Rain Date June 11 at 6:00 pm. Click here for more information.

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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

Make-A-Mark Region 10 Enrichment Fund

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