Meaningful adult programming that’s all about enjoying social connection, cultural exploration, continued learning, flavor and fun.

Enriched evenings await at the Farmhouse! Awaken your senses, expand your horizons – unique experiences every month to complement our exhibitions, celebrate the seasons, and promote connections to our local natural and cultural heritage.

Nights Out: Private Gallery Tour with the Curator

By Kristin Sinatra | December 6, 2022
January 5, 2023 @ 5:00 pm6:30 pm
Bendel Mansion
Free – $10

Join Curator Maeve Lawler on an after-hours private gallery tour of our current exhibition Sophy Regensburg: A Retrospective. Maeve will walk you through Sophy’s fascinating life, from her youth in New York City to her late-in-life success as a gallery-represented painter. Attendees will hear the backstory…

Nights Out: Paint Like…Sophy Regensburg

By Kristin Sinatra | December 6, 2022
January 12, 2023 @ 6:00 pm8:00 pm
Bendel Mansion
$25 – $35

Create your own still life inspired by our current exhibition Sophy Regensburg: A Retrospective. Join us in the Bendel Galleries where you will create your own colorful still life inspired by Sophy’s paintings. You will be guided on tools and techniques you can use to create…

Orchestra Lumos presents: With Added Viola!

By Kristin Sinatra | December 8, 2022
January 22, 2023 @ 3:00 pm5:00 pm
Knobloch Family Farmhouse

As an Orchestra Lumos partner and Small Space Series host, we are delighted to present With Added Viola! in our Knobloch Family Farmhouse. Musical Program to include: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart String Quintet No. 4 in G minor, K.516 Johannes Brahms String Quintet No. 1 in F…

Nights Out: Maple Boildown

By Kristin Sinatra | December 6, 2022
February 24, 2023 @ 6:00 pm8:00 pm
Sugarhouse + Cidery
$25 – $30

Did you know that the SM&NC is one of only two official maple sugar producers in Fairfield County? See first-hand how maple syrup is made in our very own Sugar House + Cidery, from the 100+ mature maple trees found right here on our 118-acre campus.…

Nights Out: Tacos & Tequila

By Kristin Sinatra | December 6, 2022
March 24, 2023 @ 6:30 pm
Knobloch Family Farmhouse
$40 – $50

Savor the flavor! Join us in the Knobloch Family Farmhouse for a night of taco tasting and tequila exploration alongside seasoned ambassadors from exceptional tequila brands. Rest assured, we’ll be pairing your tastes of tequila with much more than a slice of lime! You’ll enjoy an…

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