Category: Apple Harvest Festival

Apple Harvest to showcase local youth

Apple Harvest Festival officials announce a new “youth booth” at this fall’s anniversary event. The booth will feature Southington’s youth, from robotics and the arts to Southington’s Town-wide Effort to Promote Success (STEPS). “We hope to inspire our youth and…

Apple Harvest Festival: The early years

By SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER On a rainy Thursday morning, Southington Historical Society president Lisa Jansson stood beside a table in the Chamber of Commerce meeting room scattered with a handful of old photos, a small pile of cartoon drawings,…

Editorial: Anniversary year begins

Southington’s year of milestones kicked off this week with the 80th annual Chamber of Commerce dinner at the Aqua Turf, so it was appropriate that YMCA director John Myers was one of the honorees. After all, this week also kicks…

‘A Shot at the AHF Main Stage’

The Apple Harvest Festival committee is looking to showcase local talent. Officials are asking talented performers to post a YouTube video and send the link to ahfestival@southington.org. In the subject field, applicants should indicate “A Shot at the AHF Main…