Tag: Barnes Museum

Southington history comes alive

History came alive last Saturday during the “Living Museum Tours” at the Barnes Museum. Bradley Barnes, above, protrayed by Charles Miceli, tells visitors what it’s like as the last in his family line. This scene takes place after the death…

Barnes Museum seeks funding for new roof

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER The town council unanimously approved a request from Barnes Museum officials for permission to apply for a reimbursement grant of approximately $60,000 for repairs on the roof of the museum. The grant would come through…

Obituary: Carl J. Sokolowski, 89

Carl J. Sokolowski, 89, passed away peacefully at his home on Thursday, December, 6, 2018. Carl Sokolowski was born to first generation Polish immigrants Carl W. Sokolowski and Agnes (Lewandowski) Sokolowski in Albion, NY. When Carl was four years old,…

Library listings for the Dec. 21 edition

The Southington Library at 255 Main St. has announced a number of upcoming programs. All are welcome. To register, contact (860) 628-0947, option 5 or visit southingtonlibrary.org and click on ‘Calendar of Events.’ For children’s events, call ext.3. Here are…