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The Haddam Historical Society invites you to
Winter Woolies
Sunday, January 17, 2016 and
Sunday, January 31, 2016
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Thankful Arnold House Museum
14 Hayden Hill Road, Haddam, CT
Do you have a knitting or needlework project that has been sitting around waiting for you to finish it?  Join Beth Hartke to work on that neglected piece or start a new one and enjoy the company of others with NO modern day intrusions.  Registration is required, since space is limited.  Admission is free.
For further information call Lisa at Haddam Historical Society 345-2400 or
Valentine's Day Craft
Sunday, February 7, 2016
1 pm
Thankful Arnold House Museum, 14 Hayden Hill Road, Haddam, CT

Join the Haddam Historical Society to create a homemade Valentine for that special person using paper craft, quilling or decoupage. All materials will be supplied by the museum. Cost is $4 per person. To register call 860-345-2400 or email
Felting Workshop
February 21, 2016
(snow date is February 28)
1 pm
 Thankful Arnold House Museum,
14 Hayden Hill Road, Haddam, CT

Cost $15

Needle felt a 5x7 landscape "painting"

Vivienne McGarry, fiber artist, of Cold Goats Farm in Haddam Neck will lead a workshop to create a felted landscape suitable for framing.
For this workshop attendees are asked to bring pictures of landscapes (photos, paintings or drawings, the more the better) with elements they would like to incorporate in their felted picture. The museum will also have examples available for you to use.
This project isn't made up in kit form. All the supplies will be provided for you to finish your painting in class.


2015 Founders’ Day Dinner

Celebrating the Haddam Historical Society’s 60 th Anniversary
Sunday, November 8, 2015

La Foresta
163 Route 81
Killingworth, Connecticut

Traditional Five Course Italian Feast

6:00 pm to 7:00 pm Cocktails and Appetizers
Followed by Dinner

Calamari, Antipasti, Fried Risotto Balls, Smoked Salmon

Penne with Vodka Sauce
Rigatoni Pommadoro

Entrée Selections
Sauteed Sea Bass Milanese
lnvoltini Di Pollo-Stuffed Chicken breast

Vitello Alexander-Medallions of Veal

Salad~ Dessert ~ Coffee or Tea

$65 per person
Cash bar

R.S.V.P. by November 4, 2015



Historic Photographs of
Haddam, Higganum and Haddam Neck
Sunday, November 15, 2015
2 pm to 4 pm

Haddam Fire Station No. #1
439 Saybrook Road, Higganum, CT 06441


Join the Haddam Historical Society and community members to view historic photographs of Haddam, Higganum and Haddam Neck from the archives of the society as well as personal collection of long -time resident Sue DeCarli and others.

We invite you to enjoy and comment on some of these never before seen photographs and help us identify some of our “mystery” photos.

For additional information call 860-345-2400 or email











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