Upcoming Events
Friday & Saturday October 23 & 24, 2020
Halloween Frights at Lachat
Various evening times
Lachat Town Farm
Ghoulish creatures, undead, jumpscares, terrifying and spooky stories, the horror of Weston’s folklore. Oh, and fun. Your group will walk along a guided trail at Lachat's first Halloween event. May not be appropriate for children under 10.
Saturday October 24, 2020
Drug Takeback Day
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Weston Police Department
Dispose of unused medications safely outside the Weston Police Department’s main entrance (in the Library parking lot area). The Weston PD are participating in the DEA's 19th annual nationwide initiative. Please wear a mask and practice social distancing.
Sunday October 25, 2020
Jack O’Lantern Stroll
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Weston Historical Society
104 Weston Road
Weston's historic Coley Homestead will be lit up at Weston Historical Society's first “Jack O’Lantern Stroll.” Prizes will be awarded for the top three hand-carved pumpkins. Register your pumpkin by October 18 at the link below. Pumpkin donors get a discount code for a free ticket. For everyone else, Stroll tickets, $5.00 for adults and $3.00 for children, are available at the Society's website, link below.
Wednesday October 28, 2020
Organizing and Decluttering Your Home
7:00 pm
Weston Public Library
via Zoom
Christine Thorn presents an in-depth talk about Marie Kondo and the KonMari method of tidying and decluttering, including the benefits, how-tos, and principles. Sponsored by the Friends of the Weston Library, with a Q&A following.
Theater: The Last Five Years
7:00 pm
ACT of Connecticut
36 Old Quarry Road, Ridgefield
ACT (A Contemporary Theatre), in Ridgefield reopens with The Last Five Years, an acclaimed contemporary musical. The show runs through November 15. A live, in-person theater experience, also available to stream.
Friday October 30, 2020
Frances Palmer, Life in the Studio
1:00 pm
Weston Public Library
via Zoom
Weston artist Frances Palmer is a potter known for her handmade functional ceramics. In this event from Friends of the Weston Library, Ms. Palmer discusses her new book, Life in the Studio: Inspiration and Lessons on Creativity. Win a free copy of the book in a drawing.
Tuesday November 10, 2020
Connecticut Witchcraft
7:00 pm
Weston Public Library
via Zoom
Connecticut experienced a series of witchcraft accusations and trials during three decades before the Salem Witch Trials of 1692. In this presentation sponsored by the Friends of the Weston Library, historian Patrick Cumpstone discusses witch-speak, social unrest, and the culture of 17th century Connecticut.

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