The Highly Anticipated Food Truck Festival Is Friday, May 25

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May 252018

During the first four years, even with some soggy weather, the Race Brook School Food Truck Festival always drew a pretty big crowd.

This Friday’s weather is supposed to be dry, but hot and a little humid as the fifth annual festival hits the Orange Fairgrounds, 525 Orange Center Road, May 25 from 4-8 p.m.

Race Brook Alum DJ Chris Hughes will provide the entertainment. There will be kids crafts and activities and, of course, Food Trucks!

Bring your appetites, because these fabulous trucks will be serving up their specialties: 744 Express; Cappetta’s Italian Imports; Chompers; Cowabunga Grill; DrewbaQ; Fork In The Road; Four Flours; Golden Spoon jamaican; Halel Food Truck; Lemonade Grenade; Lenny and Joe’s, mamoun’s Falafel Truck; Meriano’s Cannoli Truck, Pierogies On Wheels; Pork Friends & Company; Rice & Beans; Shoreline Prime; Source Buszzy Truck; Spuds Your Way; Sugar; Ted’s Steamed Burgers; The Belgian Bus; and Tipsy Cones.

Pack up the family, grab some friends and bring your wallet, for some, this is the event of the year. Mom doesn’t have to cook!




This Week At The Library

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Dec 282016

Case Memorial Library

Hurry to see if there are any more openings for these activities at the Case Memorial Library, 176 Tyler City Road this week.

Diary of a Wimpy Kid “Double Down” Release Party
Wednesday, December 28, 3:15-4:30 p.m.
Zoo-wee-mama! We’re hosting a Diary of a Wimpy Kid party and you’re invited (but only if you don’t have the cheese touch). Meet other Wimpy Kids, play some hilarious games, and grab an awesome goody bag to take home! This program is best for children in grades 3-6. All materials will be provided. Registration is recommended in person or by telephone.

STEM Craft: LED Lightboxes
Thursday, December 29, 3 p.m.
For students in grades 6-12. Come learn about simple circuitry and design your own working light box using copper tape, batteries, LED lights, and an alligator clip. Registration is required. Space is limited.

Art in the Library Reception
Thursday, January 5, 5-7 p.m.
In honor of the January exhibit: Oils by Rosemary Serfilipi and watercolors and zentangles by Crystal Streit-Beetham, on view January 5-30.

Events are free and open to the public, except as noted. Please pre-register in person or by telephone at 203-891-2170.

Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show Coming Back To Orange

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Apr 102015

The Gem show is a wonderful place for children to begin a new hobby.

The Gem show is a wonderful place for children to begin a new hobby.

The New Haven Mineral Club returns to Amity Regional Middle School, 100 Ohman Ave., with its 42nd annual Gem & Mineral & Jewelry Show, April 12.

If you have never been to the show, it is a fun and educational event for people of all ages.

If you’re looking for unique stone jewelry, tumbled or raw stones, carved totem animals, healing crystals or just hope to meet other people with your interests in collecting fossils or crystal mining.

Come to the show and browse through the endless line of dealers and exhibits with their minerals, gems, jewelry, fossils, crystals, metaphysical stones and more.

There are door prizes, children’s activities and refreshments, too.

The show takes place Sunday, April 12 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Free parking, Admission is $5 — under 12 admitted free when accompanied by an adult.

Originally Published on: Mar 30, 2015 @ 15:18

Second Publishing on: Apr 5, 2015 @ 22:08

Final publishing: Apr 12, 2015 @ 10:08