The Annual CVDC Holiday Party will be SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3 at Town Tavern in East Haddam (near Shagbark) – 6:30 pm to whenever. PLEASE RSVP TO KATHIE RINDGE ASAP at (860) 228-3801 or email her at She will need to turn in a head count. We will also be doing a grab bag gift [...]

Just For Fun: Sleighing in New York City in 1892

“Welcome home! Just in time for the sleighing party! Mr. Pickering’s rented two sleighs!” … “Ready?” Felix yelled over his shoulder, and Jake exuberantly shouted back that he was. Their reins snapped simultaneously, both teams dug in, and the harness bells came to life. The runners sliding easily, the horses eased back; then at a [...]

Nov 20: Annual Nehantic Forest “Turkey Trot” Club Drive

. 194 Beaver Brook Rd, Lyme, CT 06371 SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 22 ~ 11 AM Come along for a pre-Thanksgiving “Turkey Trot”! Nehantic State Forest has miles of good dirt roads on rolling hills. We are planning a 5-6 mile drive. Whips can do anywhere from 2 miles to 10 if they choose, mile markers will [...]