2019 Spring and Summer Events

June 8, 2019, Saturday, 10-2 – Connecticut Open House Day/New Logo Reveal

Visit the Brookside Farm Museum to see what’s new and hear about our exciting plans for the future!

Curator Exhibition –  Joshua Taylor will take you through the process of transitioning your collection to provide for a new purpose and direction.

Family History – with the help of East Lyme High School Student, Amanda Forrestt,  Kathleen Sasso will have on display family trees for the three families Avery, Smith and Harris and an explanation on how the three families are related.

Tours will be running from 10-1pm

Logo Reveal! Join us at 1pm for a presentation and celebration of our new logo and its significance based on our rebranding strategies.   Refreshments will be served.

June 20, 2019 – Friends of the Brookside Farm Museum Annual Meeting – the slate of new officers will be presented and voted upon.

Summer Tours Brookside Farm Museum will be open for tours in July and August on Sundays from 1-3pm.

To learn about what’s new at Brookside Farm Museum, Like us on Facebook or send us your email address and we will add you to our mailing list.

There will also be occasional blog posts about the history of the residents of the house as research becomes available.  You can find these posts in the News section of this website. 

We are currently working on posts related to Frank Harris and Elizabeth Brace Griswold (wife of Thomas Avery).