At the King House Museum’s annual Holidayfest on the first weekend of December, curator Lester Smith demonstrates “Chiromagica” to Chris Childs, left, and Jacquie Wadsworth.  The mysterious 1905 game was one of the oldest in the event’s special exhibit: “Vintage Parlor Games.”

Playful Theme Entertains at King House

Did you play Candy Land or Clue when you were young? If so, you would have seen some old favorites at the 2017 Holidayfest at the King House Museum.

Bob Sheldon, center, is interviewed about a World War One letter from his grandmother to his uncle in the Navy. Sheldon was participating in a State Library program.

WWI Documented

A team from the Connecticut State Library came to the Suffield Senior Center on November 18 to collect digital documentation of Connecticut’s experience in the Great War.

Ice Harvest

The ice cutting at the Noble & Cooley Mill Pond in Granville will take place, weather permitting, on Saturday, February 3.

Our Polish Ancestors

According to the Passenger List for the S.S. Kensington, Jan was 22 years old and single when he debarked at Ellis Island on June 25, 1902.