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Committee Finishes Up This Year’s New Canaan Ornaments

November 14 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The 2017 limited edition, hand painted ornaments include: The newly built New Canaan Post Office, the Roger Sherman Inn, Joe’s Pizzeria, which celebrates 50 years of business, the Train Station, and the Old Faithful Fire truck with Philip Duval at the wheel, Santa and Siren, the fire dog, on board.

Designed by Faith Kerchoff, the commemorative ornaments are individually cut, sanded, painted, inked and labeled by the Crafty Tuesday volunteers, who include Margery Gardner, Judy Gilroy, Joan Hayenga, Yvonne Hunkeler, Tracey Karl, Susanne Landis, Charill Pierce, Chris Pinney, Bianca Romano, Betsy Sammarco, Susan Serven, Martha Wieber, Judy Wiley and Robin Wolyner. Each ornament sells for $15, and all proceeds go to The New Canaan Historical Society. You can order the ornaments for pick up at the Society in November. Stop by the Historical Society for an order form. There is also a limited quantity of collectible ornaments from previous years for sale at $15 each. Included are: The Gores Pavilion, c. 1960; Varnum’s Pharmacy, 1960-2014; New Canaan Post office, c. 1938; Waveny House, c. 1912; The Playhouse, c. 1923; Congregational Church, c. 1752; and the New Canaan M-8 Train.

(l to r) Tracey Karl, Faith Kerchoff, Larry Colella, owner, Yvonne Hunkeler, Bianca Romano,
Margery Gardner, Judy Gilroy and Judy Wiley.
Photo by Besty Sammarco.

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Date:
November 14
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Website:
http://www.nchistory.org

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New Canaan Historical Society
13 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Phone:
203-966-1776

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