the fifth annual Caroling in the Park!12/12/2018
The Friends of Sigourney Square Park hosted the Fifth Annual Caroling in the Park tonight. The event was sponsored by the Asylum Hill Neighborhood Association and NINA, with support from the Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford and Youth Challenge. Santa arrived on a sleigh provided by the Hartford Fire Department, and he heard Christmas wishes from kids (and adults!) and helped
Caroling in the Park12/14/2017
I think this is the first time we’ve had snow on the ground for Caroling in the Park, which was a very nice touch. We started per usual at the “North Pole” (aka Veeder Place), where Santa climbed into his “sled” (a fire truck from the Sigourney Street Station) before heading over to Glory Chapel for hot chocolate. Still not sure what to make of the elve
Caroling in the Park12/18/2015
It’s officially a holiday tradition in Sigourney Square Park! Also, we are extremely grateful that Santa is back this year. Last year’s imposter was the worst. Truly, truly the worst. Got to admit, though, really not sure what to make of elves on stilts.
Photos by Bernie Michel.
Opening Day at Sigourney Square Park 106/15/2013
The park improvements are in place, and Sigourney Square Park is open for the summer! The Friends of Sigourney Square Park held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of the $700,000 capital improvement project at the park. Near completion: as you can see in the photos, the new grass is still being planted, but we all agreed that it was especially important to g