The Heritage of Windsor Cabinet Makers Comes to Life

September 20, 5:30 PM 7 PM,  at Connecticut Historical Society, 1 Elizabeth Street, Hartford, CT


Christina Keyser Vida, Curator of Collections and Interpretation of the Windsor Historical Society, will share the history of cabinet-making in Windsor, Connecticut, in its heyday of the late 1700s. Christina will bring that story up to the present day with the restoration of the Strong-Howard House, which will re-open October 5 and allow visitors to experience a hands-on historic home with reproduction pieces produced by artisans and students of the Connecticut Valley School of Woodworking. Cost: $10 CHS and Windsor Historical Society members, $15 non-members.   Refreshments provided.  Additional Connecticut Historical Society programs follow on October 17 and November 22; or 860/236-5621 x. 289 for more information.


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