Science Research Symposium
Science Research Symposium at Amity High School, 6 – 9 p.m. on Friday, June 1.
Keynote speaker is Christopher Pittenger, MD PhD, Yale School of Medicine; several award winning Amity Science Research students will present their projects.
The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.
Orange Strawberry Festival, will take place Saturday June 2, on the green in front of the Congregational Church.
This is an all-day event, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., with live music, vendors and games.
Come and enjoy Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, Steak & Cheese, Sausage & Peppers, Drinks, Arts & Crafts, Raffle, Hayrides, Face Painting, Children’s Games and the town’s best Strawberry Shortcake.
Children’s Musical Entertainment by Al Decant
“Furious George” Live Band
Admission is FREE (Rain Date: June 3) Call the Orange Congregational Church at 203-795-9749 for more information.
The Orange Conservation Commission and Land Trust will celebrate “Connecticut Trails Day” by hosting a hike at the Wepawaug Conservation Area, Orange Triangle Trail and Kowal Nature Preserve between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday, June 2.
All are invited to enjoy this scenic hiking area.
Families and children are welcome, and comfortable shoes and clothes are recommended.
Chris Shaw of the Land Trust will lead a trail walk at 10:30 a.m.
The UI SmartLiving Center, 291 Boston Post Rd, Orange will host a free solar energy event Saturday, June 2, 11:00 a.m.
Rachel Oxman of Sunlight Solar Energy will speak about how solar technology works and will give a detailed explanation of both grid-tied photovoltaic and solar hot water systems. What makes a house or structure appropriate for solar production and what are the current state and federal incentives for solar.
The event is free, but space is limited. Call (203) 799-0460 to reserve a seat.