New Pond Farm


Adult Programs

Registration is required for all programs.
Please register online or by calling (203) 938-2117.

Wreath Making

Tuesday December 3, or Wednesday December 4, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Both nights are now FULL, but we are taking a waiting list for each night.
    Fresh greens, pinecones, pods, bows, frames, and expert hands will be here to greet you. Join us in our Gathering Place and make your spectacular one of a kind evergreen wreath (from scratch)! Due to the popularity of this holiday event, we have added a second evening, so please bring your friends, you are guaranteed to have a fantastic time!

Please bring a pair of work gloves and clippers. Light refreshments will be served.

     $65 per member, $75 per non-member

Please Register Here for the Dec. 3rd Wait-list
or by calling (203) 938-2117

Please Register Here for the Dec. 4th Wait-list
or by calling (203) 938-2117


Origami and Folded Paper Stars
Celebrating Crafting Traditions

Saturday December 7, 2:30 – 4 p.m.
   ‘tis the season to be crafty! Please join two of our craftiest board members, Marion Hichwa and Masako Nakamuta-Vigneault, and create an exciting assortment of holiday stars. Your homemade treasures will make fantastic gifts for special friends or become favorite additions to your holiday decorations!
Making paper stars is a great holiday activity for adults and teenagers (13 years old & older)

    This program for Adults & Teens is:
$8 per member, $10 per Non-member

Registration is required, space is limited.

Please Register Here
or by calling (203) 938-2117

Gift Wrapping Using Recycled Materials

Wednesday December 11, 7- 8:30 p.m.
    In this creative workshop local artist, Chanel Dupare, will illustrate how to make personalized wrapping paper out of everyday household items. Learn how to give new life to old books, damaged clothing, those endless homework pages, paper towel rolls, and more while making beautiful, unique wrapping paper, decorative bows, and reusable fabric gift bags. Bring your presents and some recyclables.

    $15 per member, $20 per non-member

Please Register Hereor by calling (203) 938-2117


Holiday Tea and Reading by the Fire

Thursday December 19, 2 – 4 p.m.
Dear Members,
As a special gift during the holiday season our Founder, Carmen Mathews, would share holiday readings by the fire. We are so pleased that actor and artist Victoria Wyndham is bringing back this tradition. Please join us for a festive afternoon of tea, treats, and a delightful reading of “The Best Christmas Present” by Clare Boylan.

     This program is FREE for our members and their guests.

Registration is required, space is limited.

Please Register Hereor by calling (203) 938-2117

Knitting & Spinning by the Fire

Please stay tuned, dates for 2020 will be posted soon
Bring your knitting projects or spinning wheels and enjoy a relaxing afternoon with seasoned knitters and spinners who will coach you on your knitting challenges and invite you to try your hand at their spinning wheels. Beautiful skeins of our yarn will be available for sale.

This program is free, but donations in support of our fleecy flock are welcome!

If you would like to view samples of past programs, past calendars can be found here.