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Special For ConneCTionsTours

Date: 4/8/2006 – 4/8/2006 Location: P.O. Box 986
Darien, CT 06820 For more reservations/information:Tours may be booked online at www.connectionsgrouptours.com (public tour dates) or by calling ConneCTions Tours 866-656-0207 (toll free US) or 203-656-0207 Special:NE CT Textile Heritage Tour Description: SEAMS LIKE OLD TIMES A Northeast ConneCTicut Textile Heritage Tour part history/part hands-on/all out-of-the-ordinary SATURDAY APRIL 8, 2006 9:00 AM—4:30 PM Escorted, hosted and guided by textile historians, artisans, and preservationists. Manchester, CT departure On this eye-opening tour, learn how CT towns turned textiles such as silk, wool and cotton into mass market clothing and wearable art and how textiles have shaped CT history and the nation since colonial times. INCLUDES: -Hand weaving, silk loom, and machine knitting demonstrations -Historic mill towns -Easy walking touring -Luncheon in a former paper mill -All touring by deluxe motorcoach $79 per person inclusive. By advance reservation only. Early Bird Booking Special: Book by March 7, mention CTBOUND-06 and save $3 per person. Back