Woodbury: Historical Society to Host Colonial Tavern Night

The Old Woodbury Historical Society will celebrate Tavern Night from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday, November 9, at the Hurd House Museum, 25 Hollow Rd., Woodbury. Visitors may enjoy samples of popular colonial drinks, light refreshments and musical entertainment in candlelight by the fireside. Hurd House volunteer Susan Cheatham is among the organizers.

WOODBURY — The Old Woodbury Historical Society will celebrate Tavern Night from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday, November 9, at the Hurd House Museum, 25 Hollow Rd. Visitors may enjoy samples of popular colonial drinks, light refreshments and musical entertainment. The museum will come to life for the evening, complete with candlelight and fireside seating.

Dated 1680, the Hurd House Museum is the oldest home in Litchfield County on its original foundation, and it has just undergone an extensive renovation.

Proceeds from the evening will go toward the Hurd House Restoration Fund.

Two seatings will take place at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. with a requested donation of $25 per person.

Reservations are recommended, but not required.

Those seeking further information and reservations may call Canfield Corner Pharmacy at 203-263-2595 or email hurdhousect@yahoo.com.

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