Backyard block party
Willimantic - posted Aug, 12 2013
WILLIMANTIC- To commemorate its 25-year anniversary, The Windham Textile and History Museum proudly presents Long Timers Backyard Block Party. This celebration will showcase the businesses which thrived on Main Street Willimantic 50 years ago. The Long Timers Backyard Block Party will be for Willimantic Long Timers, museum supporters and for anyone who would like to share stories or learn about Willimantic during the most recent Golden Age. The guest of honor at the block party will be Edith Prague, State Commissioner on Aging, whose family owned Prague Shoe stores. This major fundraising event will be held on Sunday, Sept. 15, 3 from 3 to 6 p.m. at 120 Bolivia Street, Willimantic. The event will be by donation. For more information, contact the Windham Textile & History Museum, 411 Main Street, Willimantic. Website: www.millmuseum.org, Phone: 860-456-2178, e-mail: email@example.com.